Epicurean Gift Tips

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Pocket Sized and Practical!

This Alessi Parrot Corkscrew is a practical, pocket-sized sommelier corkscrew. Made from cast aluminium and PC, this green corkscrew measures 3 x 2.5cm and 13cm in height. A beautiful and practical gift idea, its bold colour will brighten the day of anyone who uses it. alessi.com

The Gift with a Twist

For the home chef looking to add a little restaurant-like artistry to an evening, The Microplane® Spiral Cutter is the ideal tool. Use it to create spiral cuts and ribbons from vegetables such as cucumber, zucchini or carrots. A number of retailers across Nova Scotia carry Microplane products. Visit their website to find a retailer near you. microplane.com

Serving Up Local with Style

Being on trend is choosing local. Lower Sackville’s Ashwurks produces high quality ash cutting boards, sandwich boards, wood handle knives and serving trays such as this custom-made charcuterie board with a built-in wine glass holder. Ashwurks products are available at their booth at The Halifax Seaport Farmers’ Market. ashwurks.ca

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