Q: Do #PEI Mussels require special feed?
A: No. PEI Mussels feed on natural food particles present in the water column. They get all their nourishment naturally, from the pristine ocean waters that surround them while they grow.🌊
Did you know PEI is believed to have the highest concentration of lighthouses in North America, averaging a lighthouse every 55km across the Island?
Which PEI lighthouses or range lights have you discovered?
Throwback to the first time @mary_berg3 visited Canada’s Food Island and discovered what makes it such a fantastic culinary destination - passionate food folk, incredible ingredients, and beautiful vistas of land and sea!
Tis the season of comfort food dishes made with the very best ingredients from PEI, like this Lobster & Mussel Chowder with Baby Red PEI Potatoes 😍. What's YOUR favourite PEI comfort food?
Sometimes it seems like all we do on the weekend is eat, sleep & watch TV. Actually, that doesn't seem so bad, especially if what you’re eating includes PEI Seafood. Next time you’re on the couch, how about a little Rock Crab Dip with that hockey game?
Heads up! Our friends at @FarmFoodCareON are hosting The Royal Food & Nutrition Forum on Nov 2nd. It's FREE and going to be packed full of engaging conversation about food waste, food literacy, nutrition + more. Register now: bit.ly/3CivubB
If eaten as part of a regular diet, shellfish can help in losing weight, increasing your immunity, aids in helping to reduce the risk of heart disease & improves brain & eye development?
How about a delicious seafood recipe for Cheesy Baked Oysters?
PUT YOUR CLAWS TOGETHER FOR THE 2021 MOST LOVED PEI LOBSTER ROLL...
LOBSTER IN THE BUFF from @WaterPrincePEI!🏆🦞❤
Congratulations to the team at WATER PRINCE CORNER SHOP for creating the PEI Lobster Love's Most Loved Lobster Roll 2021! #PEIE#PEILobsterLovev#PEILobstereDt
Are you getting enough zinc in your diet? This #MusselMonday, add PEI Mussels to your menu and enjoy 2 mg per serving. From improving your immune system to breaking down carbohydrates, hormone production and even aiding digestion, #zinc is essential to how our bodies function. 💪k
What should we try first? 🤤
Meat N' Badaydas runs every day until April 30th at 66 restaurants across PEI. We can’t wait to get some of these creations into our bellies!
What dishes have you tried? Let us know.twitter.com/CharlottetownP…g
From March 21 - 31, dine in at participating restaurants across PEI and save 50% up to $15/person off your meal and non-alcoholic beverages Sundays - Wednesdays!
Together with @tourismpei and PEIRA, we invite you to discover Dine In & Save: peidineandsave.ca
A6: A sense of community is what makes us @CanadasFoodIsl Our farmers and fishers provide the ingredients and our award-winning chefs turn those fresh ingredients into culinary masterpieces waiting for us to enjoy! #CanadaChat
Happy #InternationalWomensDay ! ❤️
Today and everyday we celebrate the many achievements of women.
@CanadasFoodIsl is filled with many skilled and talented women that contribute to the success of the food industry all across Prince Edward Island.
Fresh PEI Mussels are harvested all year long, no matter if the waters are open in the summer or covered with ice in the winter, making them ideal to enjoy any time of the year...like today. Yes, #mussels would be good today, wouldn't they? 😉 �3q
Feeling stressed? Eat potatoes. And we're not just saying that for the obvious, delicious reasons -- eating spuds can naturally boost #serotonin levels. Lucky for us, we grow some of the world's best tasting stress relievers! 🥔✌️#peipotatoess#starchycarbss#stayinandeatspudss
⚡️ 20% OFF SALE- Canada's Food Island gift cards ⚡️
Drop into a Mel’s location March 1-14 (or until quantities last) to purchase your @CanadasFoodIsl at 20% off! This is a great way to support local and they are sure to sell out fast!
Happy Canada AG Day! @AgMoreThanEver A few snapshots from my favourite agricultural peeps here on Prince Edward Island. It really has been a pleasure getting to know the people that grow the food that we eat here on PEI over the past four years. #PEI#CanadaAgDay
Happy #CanAgDay from Canada's Food Island! Did you know that almost 43% of the total land on PEI represents farm land? That's nearly 600,000 acres! #TuesdayTrivia
No wonder PEI is the ideal location for companies engaged in farm-level research and innovation projects #pei