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Happiness Dinner

I was mulling over a menu to launch my farm dinners in February. The date happened to fall around Valentines Day and I initially started with the potential theme of aphrodisiacs. Thinking a little further about the topic, I decided … Continue reading

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Tradtional English Farmhouse Cooking – Dec. 18th

Join Bill Jones as he cooks traditional British holiday dishes using the best local produce. Bill worked in London with talented chefs like Antony Worrel-Thompson (Menage et Trois) and Anton Mosimann (The Savoy Hotel and Mosimanns) and has always loved … Continue reading

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2 new dinners added to the Schedule

Saturday, November 20th, 2010 Duck and Wild Mushrooms Duck confit rice wrap with kimchee, hoisin and farm greens Duck liver and pine mushroom pate with cloud berry jelly Salad of pan-seared duck breast, frisee, bacon, candied pine mushrooms and blue … Continue reading

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Pine Mushroom and Crab Dinner

For those of you who missed it, the Globe and Mail posted a nice article on our farm here Please join us for us next event at the end of October – Bill Saturday, October 30th, 2010 Pine Mushroom and … Continue reading

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Bumper Crop of Fungi

I’m sitting here staring at about 20 lbs of mushrooms that I picked this afternoon. Around noon, I was heading out to run a few errands with Cooper, my red border collie – when the idea of a quick walk … Continue reading

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Deerholme Farm Local Food Events

Late Summer & Fall at Deerholme Farm… * Event Dinners * Cooking classes * Mushroom Forage Join us for the next local food feast Saturday, September 18, 2010 Averil Creek Winemakers Dinner (Cowichan Food and Wine Festival Weekend) Gewurztraminer * … Continue reading

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Local Food Dinner Series – Summer 2010

We sit on the edge of the Pacific Ocean and have always found joy in celebrating the bounty of our oceans and sea shores. The people who bring us these products are some our our favourite people. These hearty souls … Continue reading

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Deerholme Farm in Travel + Leisure

Deerholme Farm and the Cowichan Valley Featured in July 2010 Travel and Leisure Magazine In Vancouver Island”s Cowichan Valley, there is a growing food scene that defiantly (and deliciously) local by Peter Jon Lindberg “… if Bill Jones is hosting … Continue reading

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Pasture raised meats

Maybe because I’ve been focusing on seafood for much of the past few months, it seemed time to unleash the inner carnivore. Continue reading

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Prawn-tastic

Last week the local spot prawn season opened and I followed it up with a marathon weekend of organizing a local prawn fest and coordinating a fund raiser (prawn themed) dinner in honor of my departed friend James Barber. You’d … Continue reading

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