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Cocoa Pesto Catering

Cocoa Pesto Catering sprouted from the culinary dreams of chef Scott Geddes, who decided to turn his love for wining and dining into a small business. Why Cocoa and Pesto, you ask? Well, they’re not just ingredients; they’re Scott’s culinary BFFs!

Since 2003, Cocoa Pesto has been the superhero of customized catering in Nova Scotia—cape and all. We’re like food fairies, spreading joy and deliciousness wherever we go! From casual backyard shindigs to fancy-pants weddings, we’ve got your back.

Our team of culinary wizards brings the party to you, complete with intuitive staff, snazzy rentals, mouthwatering seasonal menus, traditional wine theatrics, and cocktails that’ll make your taste buds do the cha-cha. Whether you’re throwing a low-key BBQ or a high-maintenance buffet, we’ve got the details covered, so you can sit back, relax, and pretend you did all the hard work.

Corporate events and weddings are our jam! We’ve assembled a diverse squad of food and drink enthusiasts ready to turn your event into a blockbuster. So, why stress when you can Cocoa Pesto and chill? Let’s make your celebration legendary!

Cocoa Pesto Food Shoppe

Unveiled in the vibrant spring of 2022, Cocoa Pesto Food Shoppe emerged as the delightful sibling to its culinary maven, Cocoa Pesto Catering. The epicurean journey embarked when maestro Chef Scott Geddes transformed his fervor for gastronomic delights into a thriving business. With cocoa and pesto as his culinary muses, Chef Scott, renowned as the maestro behind the now-shuttered Cocoa Pesto Food Shoppe, brings forth a delectable new chapter for epicurean enthusiasts.

Nestled in the heart of Windsor, Nova Scotia, Cocoa Pesto Food Shoppe stands as a testament to culinary innovation. Our inception aims to transcend the boundaries of traditional dining, offering a fusion of restaurant finesse and market charm. Delight in the freedom to relish our freshly crafted, seasonally inspired menu through various avenues. Whether you crave the ambiance of our meticulously renovated haven for a leisurely dine-in experience or opt for the convenience of pickup and takeout, we cater to every palate with our culinary artistry. Welcome to a world where tradition meets innovation, and each bite tells a story of culinary brilliance.


Are you ready to embark on a flavor-filled journey with Cocoa Pesto? We’re always on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our catering and food shoppe team. Click on the job titles below to discover the secrets behind each role and dazzle us by sending your resume via email. Don’t forget to sprinkle your position of interest in the subject line for that extra dash of excitement!

While we savor the enthusiasm of every applicant, only the chosen flavor aficionados will receive a golden ticket to our world. Will it be you? Let the culinary adventure begin!