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C100 - Win Passes to Devour

Devour! The Food Film Festival is happening This international festival celebrates cinema, food & wine culture that takes place in the culinary epicentre of Nova Scotia.

Wanna go?

You gotta hit up the C100 Facebook page....

Each afternoon this week (Tuesday - Friday) head over to the C100 Facebook page*, comment on the Devour contest post and you're in the draw to win a pair of passes to the festival!

ENTER HERE!

Prizes are outlined below:

Tuesday Prize Pack: Cocktails & Photography Workshop

Location: Devour! HQ

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Price: $30.00 - Buy Now

Beam Suntory Bourbon Brand Ambassador Ray Daniel—along with official festival photographers Andrew Donovan and Crissie Brenton of Phototype—will co-host an interactive cocktail and photography session. While Ray presents five make-at-home cocktail basics using the brands Makers Mark, Sipsmith, Knob Creek, Basil Hayden, and Jim Beam Black, Andrew and Crissie will show you how to capture these beverages for posterity (while drinking them, of course).

 

The Game Changers w/Masters

Location: Al Whittle Theatre - Main

Date: Thursday, October 24, 2019

Time: 8:00 pm - 9:45 pm

Price: $15.00 

A UFC fighter’s world is turned upside down when he discovers an elite group of world-renowned athletes and scientists who prove that everything he had been taught about protein was a lie. Starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

USA, 2018, 90 minutes

Director Louie Psihoyos

Distributor The Game Changers

 

Wednesday Prize Pack: Devour! Chowder Smackdown

Location: Devour! HQ

Date: Friday, October 25, 2019

Time: 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Price: $20.00 

Who will be crowned the chowder champion in 2019? Ten contestants compete with their chowder prowess, vying for votes from the esteemed panel of judges…and you! Your ticket includes samples of all 10 chowders and the opportunity to vote for your favourite. Participants so far include: Beach Pea Kitchen & Bar, Church Brewing Co., Cocoa Pesto, Crush Pad @ Luckett’s Vineyard, Crystany’s Brasserie, Durty Nelly’s, Founder’s House Dining & Drinks, Grand Banker Bar & Grill, the Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts, Paddy’s Pub Wolfville, and Chef Ben Kelly.

$20 per guest; includes all the chowder you can eat

Sponsored by North Nova Seafoods

 

Billion Dollar Bully w/Beatz and Eatz

Location: Al Whittle Theatre - Main

Date: Friday, October 25, 2019

Time: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Price: $15.00 

This gripping documentary takes an investigative look into accusations that online marketing giant Yelp! is running a mob-like extortion racket against business owners who refuse or can’t afford to pay-to-play.

USA, 2019, 82 minutes

Director Kaylie Milliken

Distributor Virgil Films

Director Kaylie Milliken and Chef Davide Cerretini will be in attendance and will participate in a post-screening Q&A.

 

Thursday Prize Pack: Better Together: Italian Wine & Cheese Workshop

Location: Lightfoot & Wolfville Winery

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Time: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Price: $60.00 

Boasting an enormous selection of Italian wines, it is safe to say that the team at Bishop’s Cellar has a love affair with wine from all corners of “the boot”. Join the friendly, knowledgeable sommeliers on staff at Bishop’s Cellar for a rich and tasty tour around Italy’s classic wine and cheese pairings with the Italian Trade Commission. Become a better wine taster and master the basics of food & wine matching. What grows together goes together!

Sponsored by Bishop’s Cellar & the Italian Trade Commission

 

Nothing Fancy: Diana Kennedy w/The Dishwasher

Location: Al Whittle Theatre - Studio Z

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019

Time: 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm

Price: $15.00 

Master chef, teacher, and environmental activist Diana Kennedy is living proof that size has nothing to do with strength. Now in her nineties and barely five feet tall, she’s a fierce jolt of energy who has become one of the most celebrated culinary legends of Mexican cuisine.

Mexico/USA, 2019, 87 minutes

Director Elizabeth Carroll

Distributor Honeywater Films

 

Friday Prize Package:

2 x tickets to Scotiabank Big Picture program: Duck Academy, Wednesday, October 23, 10 am at Al Whittle Theatre (main theatre)

Three thousand ducks, one farmer, and an ultimate goal to produce chemical-free sustainable rice. Against all odds, a determined farmer in Thailand trains ducks to become “rice protectors”.
Thailand, 2019, 52 minutes
Director Suriyon Jongleepun

 

2 x Devour Kentville: Sip & Savour, Wednesday, Oct 23, 6 PM, Main Street Station

Devour! returns to Kentville and doubles in size due to popular demand with this kick-off celebration. Get treated to delectable bites and delicious drinks from area businesses in this graze-around reception in the town’s iconic Cornwallis Inn. You’ll also be guided through parts of the Inn, and businesses will collectively draw their inspiration from a short film from this year’s program in each unique space.

Participants include: 3Fs Food Experience, Barrelling Tide Distillery, Casa Nova Fine Beverages, Charts Café, Crystanny’s Brasserie, Dr Solas Kombucha, Kate’s Bakery, Maritime Express Cider, NSCC Kingstec Culinary & Pastry Programs, Paddy’s Irish Brew Pub, Planter’s Ridge, The Roled Oat, Still Fired Distilleries, The Noodle Guy, Tipsy Toad Grove, Union Street Café & Just Us! Coffee.

 

 

Saturday Prize Package:

2 x Culinary Workshop with Stella Shi, Saturday, Oct 26, 11 am at Devour Headquarters (360 main street)

Born in Bari, Puglia, into a second-generation Chinese family, Chef Stella Shi will showcase the cuisine of her restaurant in Rome, CuCina, and her unique take on Italian contemporary food from Puglia with an oriental twist.

 

2 x ticket to film - Nothing Fancy, 2 PM  at Al Whittle Theatre Studio Z

Master chef, teacher, and environmental activist Diana Kennedy is living proof that size has nothing to do with strength. Now in her nineties and barely five feet tall, she’s a fierce jolt of energy who has become one of the most celebrated culinary legends of Mexican cuisine.


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Mini Rules outlining the Contest 

No purchase necessary.  Some restrictions apply. Contest starts at 2:00 pm AT on October 15, 2019 and closes on October 19, 2019 at 3:00 pm AT. Open to legal residents of Nova Scotia who are nineteen (19) years of age or older. Must correctly answer, unaided, a mathematical skill testing question to be declared a Prize winner. The approximate retail value of each of the 5 prizes ranges from $70 - $150. The odds of winning a Prize will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.

 

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