Location: Millstone Estates Winery,
2300 East Wellington Rd. Nanaimo, B.C.
Cost: Free to attend
The Herb and Wine Fair is a unique destination event about wellness, food, herbs, wine and fun.
Herb and Wine Pairings, 11 a..m.
Learn how to choose the right wines to go with herbs and spices in your dish.
Different wines influence the flavor of a meal, so you will be given the information you need to make good pairings.
You will leave with a stronger understanding of the flavorings of 10 different herbs and spices and greater confidence in choosing the correct wines.
Navigating Essential Oils, 1 p.m. with Lee Hindrichs, aromatherapist, herbalist and retired RN
Essential Oils have made a resounding splash into mainstream alternatives in the past few years, as they are part of the solution for great health and a sustainable lifestyle.
Unfortunately there are both fabulous claims and dire warnings floating about in cyberspace. It’s time to lay down the ground work for intelligent use of essential oils for great health and the green lifestyle.
Join in this fabulous fast-paced class. We’ll cover the top ways to use essential oils for health concerns and then we’ll touch on a few ways of detoxifying your home with essential oils.
Come a few minutes early to get your handouts. These are a great resource for some DIY projects as well as references for use. Fill in the form for the door prize as well!
There will also be information on herb and wine pairing at the event, a chance to win 1 of 3 wine gift baskets, wines to sample, live music, vendors to explore and more. There may be other draws as well and partial proceeds go towards Haven House.
There will be an interesting variety of vendors with herbal tinctures, essential oils, bath and body products, wine art, feng shui and more.
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