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NishDish grand opening
NishDish is a business built on traditional Anishnawbe (Nish) food and is excited to launch a historical new community landmark and Aboriginal restaurant. We are proud to be the first-ever First Nations owned and operated food emporium specializing in Native cuisine and culture in T’karonto.
Come enjoy an outdoor evening celebration with Native Chef Johl Whiteduck Ringuette and his team, community leaders and Elders and incredible performances by:
***Thunder Jack, Josh Smoke and the All Nations Singers & Dancers in traditional regalia
***The "All Nations Singers” are cultural educators from different Nations across North America sitting together as one around the Drum. They sing to Honor their Elders, Ancestors and Warriors who have handed down these Teachings for them to continue today.
***Lisa Odjig, a two time world champion hoop dancer who has won an additional 6 Hoop Dance Championship titles throught Canada and the United States.
PLUS savour the flavour of unique First Nations cuisine (with both vegan and gluten free options) including:
• Wild rice casserole
• Bison chipotle sausage on baguette
• Elk honey sausage on corn cracker
• Elk sage mini meatballs with cranberry coulis
• Salmon corn cakes
• Dandelion salad
• Pumpkin frybread mini muffins
• Wild berry crumble with Saskatoon berry drizzle
• Chocolate zuchinni mini-cakes
• Three sister stew (vegan and gluten free)
• Iced Sweetgrass tea
• Hot Cedar Tea
• Mohawk roasted coffee