Media guests are invited to a closed hour-long event before we open our doors to the public celebration. Be the first to discover this year’s incredible Appetite for Words author lineup, including the announcement of the Stratford Chefs School’s distinguished 2018 Joseph Hoare Gastronomic Writer in Residence. In anticipation of the Stratford Chefs School’s 35th Anniversary, media guests will be the first to learn of exciting events to mark the milestone. You are then encouraged to move throughout the kitchens and dining room of the Stratford Chefs School at 136 Ontario Street sampling complimentary bites and beverages inspired by the writings of our event’s featured authors. Take this excellent opportunity to meet and interview guest writers Cameron Stauch (SCS Alumni ’99,Vegetarian Việt Nam) and Jeff Crump (SCS Alumni ’97, Earth to Table).
We hope you will join us for this unique event combining the literary and culinary arts!
Appetite for Words celebrates Canadian culinary writing with literary-themed dinners, farm lunches, tastings, readings, author meet and greets, book signings, culinary writing and food photography workshops. The 2018 Appetite for Words Festival runs from Thursday, October 25 th to Sunday, October 28 th.
2017 Appetite for Words Festival Highlights
Long Table Dinner 2018
You are invited to a magical evening held in Stratford’s historic Market Square. Inspired by “Diner en Blanc”, guests dressed all in white gather around one long table to enjoy a four-course dinner of incredible local food and complemented by top VQA wines… an exceptional experience you won’t want to miss!