Authors Articles by Eva Fisher

Articles by Eva Fisher

Eva Fisher
96 Articles
Eva Fisher is a savvy marketer who understands regional tourism and the power of partnerships and buying local. Eva was previously the General Manager of Kawartha Country Wines, a premium fruit and grape winery in Buckhorn, as well as Manager at The Kawartha Store, a clothing and shoe store in Fenelon Falls specializing in Canadian-made fashion. You can contact her at
The Dirty Burger Company opened its doors in downtown Peterborough on April 9th. The cornerstone of their menu is the smash burger. (Photo: Daniel Soliven @daniel_soliven / Instagram)

KNosh News – April 2021

Featuring Old Dog Brewing Company, Le Petit Bar's Marché and Bottleshop, The Dirty Burger Company, and Tipsy Willow Farm.
Potter and baker Bill Reddick's gluten-free chocolate cake makes the list of four decadent comfort foods to try in Peterborough now. (Photo: Bill Reddick)

KNosh News – May 2020

Featuring four decadent comfort foods made locally, the Farmers Black Market, Canoe Co. Café, and Nourish's Cooped Up Cooking.
Cedar Grove Organic Farm is offering porch delivery of fresh, seasonal vegetables during COVID-19. It's just one of many local food-related businesses that are adapting to the pandemic. (Photo: Cedar Grove Organic Farm)

KNosh News – April 2020

Featuring Lunar Rhythm Gardens, Cedar Grove Organic Farm, small groceries and bulk businesses, take-out and delivery at downtown Peterborough restaurants, and a local food Facebook group.
With public events cancelled and performance venues, bars and pubs, art galleries, and more all closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the local arts community is on life support. Spoken word artist Justin Million, shown here performing at The Twisted Wheel in September 2019, has recently had to cancel all scheduled National Poetry Month programming for his regular Show and Tell poetry series. (Photo: Andy Carroll)

Electric City Culture Council urges support for Peterborough’s hard-hit arts community

Revenues for non-profit venues and self-employed artists and musicians have all but evaporated due to COVID-19 lockdown.
Owned and operated by wife-and-husband team Marie and Chad Miller, Lofty Butter Company makes small batch cultured butter in Trent Hills. (Photo: Lofty Butter Company)

KNosh News – March 2020

Featuring Lofty Butter Company in Trent Hills, For the Love of Sprinkles and Kit Coffee in Peterborough, Milk & Honey Eatery in Lindsay, and Palestinian Just Trade at Nateure's Plate.
Chef Elaine McCarthy (right) coaches participants at the the Council for Persons with Disabilities' Active Together cooking class. The cooking classes, which are open to anyone over the age of 18 who self-identifies as living with a disability, run every Friday morning during the spring at Peterborough Public Health. (Photo: Council for Persons with Disabilities)

KNosh News – February 2020

Featuring Hanoi House Vietnamese Kitchen and Oyster Bar, Shakers Diner, Active Together cooking classes, and Eating in Season: A Mid-Winter's Feast.
In January, The Cork and Bean in Peterborough is offering a series of tasting workshops including whiskey and scotch. Whiskey and wine consultant Nick Cardwell (at back), will lead the tastings, which include charcuterie. (Photo: The Cork and Bean)

KNosh News – January 2020

Featuring whiskey tasting at The Cork and Bean, Riley's Bar and Grill opening in Bobcaygeon, cooking classes at The Spice Co., and Cavan Monaghan Libraries' Cookbook Club.
New restaurant Peterburgers, which officially opened on December 3rd in downtown Peterborough, has one focus: making delicious burgers. (Photo: Happy Heart Photography)

KNosh News – December 2019

Featuring new burger restaurant Peterburgers, Hutchison House Museum's Hogmanay celebration, farm-to-table catering from Kitchen Farmacy, and Christmas cookies from Baked 4U.
One Eyed Jack Pub & Grill, a pirate-themed sports bar with one other location in Oshawa, will be opening in November in the building formerly occupied by The Carousel restaurant at 116 Lansdowne Street East in Peterborough. The menu at the Peterborough location will be similar to that of the Oshawa location (pub appetizers, soups and salads, sandwiches, burgers, steak and seafood) but will also serve breakfast beginning at 8 a.m. (Photo: One Eyed Jack Pub & Grill)

KNosh News – November 2019

Featuring a harvest dinner with Nourish Project, new restaurant and sports bar One Eyed Jack, the return of international food favourite Goodies on George, and dairy-free cheese and butter from Culcherd.
New Italian eatery and wine bar Bar Vita opened in downtown Peterborough on September 21st. They offer a variety of pastas and an appetizer selection including charcuterie platters. (Photo courtesy of Bar Vita)

KNosh News – October 2019

Featuring wild rice at Alderville Black Oak Savanna, Italian food at Bar Vita, take-out Thanksgiving dinner at Sper Food & Farm, and fresh-pressed apple cider at the Seasoned Spoon Cafe.

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