Fort York's Hungry for Comfort: Surviving a Canadian Winter

January 17, 2018

Date: February 24, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Bentway is pleased to support Fort York National Historic Site’s Hungry for Comfort: Surviving the Canadian Winter.

Come together with fellow food enthusiasts to explore how different peoples survived and thrived in Canada’s bitter winter. This year, the spotlight is on the culinary stories of the First Nations, Metis, French and English, with speakers, demonstrations, workshops and tastings. The line-up includes an annual baking competition, this year it’s all about Apple Pie. The preserving competition again features marmalade in two categories, classic Seville, and other citrus fruit. New this year, is the Apple Chutney category.

Pre-registration is required. Ticket price includes refreshments and lunch. The first 50 registrants will get free skate rental vouchers for The Bentway Skate Trail. Early bird ticket price: $65.00 +HST (until February 9, 2018), ticket price: $75.00 +HST (after February 9, 2018). Tickets: