Fish, Friends and Fizz


Who else is in denial that August is already here? Knowing how fast the summer is zipping by, we’re taking every chance we can get to slow down, enjoy the moment, and most important, CELEBRATE! We love celebration and what better way to do it than with good food, drinks and friends. Our latests pairing…

Savour Summer with Strawberries


Nothing says summer time quite like the juicy, sweet tang of a Norfolk County Strawberry. The delightful crunch of the seeds as a bright red drop of juice runs down your cheek makes me feel like summer is actually here! In Norfolk County, we’re lucky to not only have the chance to eat fresh, local…

Canada’s Deep Rural South

Fried chicken

What a way to start off a weekend in June! The South Coast Wineries and Growers Association held ‘An Orchard Affair,’ their third annual craft cider, beer, and wine tasting night at The Cider Keg. The music by the Jess Murphy Trio was toe tappin’ good fun and the food and beverage was on point!…

Quintessentially Norfolk – Lakeside (Cider) Donut


Hello all – Susan here! The sun has started to shine and we seem to be thawing out of our winter funk, which gave us an idea. We want to find quintessential Norfolk flavours throughout the seasons that really showcase what Norfolk County has to offer. How might we accomplish this? Great question. By doing…

Welcome to Ride the Bine’s Blog

tour group

Here at Ride the Bine we’re committed to living local. We will be posting weekly about other small businesses like ourselves to spread the word about what’s available in your own backyard. Need some new ideas of places to visit? Need that perfect handcrafted gift for someone special? Need a getaway but don’t want to…