Samplings of the North Saanich Flavour Trail Friday, August 23 through Sunday, August 25, 2013 you can explore and experience the tastes of the Saanich Peninsula! The North Saanich Flavour Trail is a weekend rural ramble full of local flavour. Residents and visitors can check out 16 unique sites and have the opportunity to explore and experience Peninsula food and agriculture over the two-day event. Learn how to grow your own veggies and get started on your winter garden. Discover how to grow oranges and lemons in your backyard and then learn how to make home-grown marmalade! Sit back and enjoy readings from local authors. Enjoy fine wine and savour local cuisine, or relax over tea with fresh scones and home-crafted strawberry jam. Take in local history or picnic by the Salish Sea.  There is enough to see and do to fill the weekend, or pick a few sites that speak to you. Visit the Flavour Trail website for more information and to plan your weekend itinerary. Can’t make it out on August 24-25? Check out the Flavour Trail brochure for inspiration and plan your own future itinerary. While some of the events are exclusive to the weekend, many of the venues are open year round or seasonally.