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Balsam Fir Honey, A Great Idea “fir” you to Try!
Gourmet delights

Apiculture or forestry? Jérémie Postel doesn’t have to choose anymore, as he combines both to create a unique product: Balsam fir honey. A product, according to him, that reveals the true nature of the tree—and offers the ecological and culinary...

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Étienne Gosselin 17 May 2019

Exceptional Ciders to Discover During Cider Week
Gourmet delights

The cider industry has been growing at a fast pace over the last few years in Quebec, and especially in this region. As one of the oldest alcohol beverages in the world, cider can be effervescent, bubbly, calm, ice or...

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Rémi Jacques 29 April 2019

7 Circuits to Start Your Bicycle Season in the Eastern Townships
Outdoor

Have you reached your quota for using your stationary bike or your spinning classes? Are you counting down the days before your first spring outing? To prepare yourself for the next season, I invite you to discover some biking circuits...

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Isabelle Bouchard 17 April 2019

Chocolate shops: four local shops that can’t be missed
Gourmet delights

You can’t have Easter without chocolate. And who would want to anyway? The following four sweet stops in the Eastern Townships are sure to please their many visitors!   Le Musée du Chocolat de la Confiserie Bromont Raspberry Zebra, White...

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Isabelle Bergeron 08 April 2019

Missiska cheese : promoting an exceptional milk
Gourmet delights

Breeder and now cheese producer, Caroline Pelletier truly loves animals. Her Jersey cows are her entire life and the young entrepreneur has decided that everybody should have the chance to taste their milk. With this in mind, in April 2018,...

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Prohibition Against Crime in Brome-Missisquoi Between 1890 and 1899
Art and Culture

Starting in the mid 19th century, several religious organizations went on a crusade against alcohol consumption and the ravages it caused in North America. In Canada, the main temperance movements were the Dominion Alliance, the Sons of Temperance and the...

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Laurent Busseau 21 March 2019

Restaurant Auberge Des Appalaches : Local Sourcing on the Menu
Gourmet delights

Located on Chemin Maple, in Sutton, near the ski hill and hiking trails, you’ll find the Auberge des Appalaches with its French Alps ski chalet ambiance. However, inside the somewhat vintage decor of its dining room, where a magnificent stone fireplace...

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Suguaring season at its best in the Townships
Gourmet delights

In case you didn’t know, Brome-Missisquoi is a very fertile region for maple products and even more so during our Sugaring season. It therefore constitutes a mandatory stop for all lovers of everything maple!   The Traditionals A quaint, rustic...

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Isabelle Bergeron 03 March 2019

Eastern Township Getaways for Cross-country Skiing
Outdoor

Our Quebec winters bring together all the winning conditions for initiating ourselves or for perfecting our technique on our many glide trails. Enjoy the snow and all these quiet spaces. Come play outside and discover cross-country skiing in the Eastern...

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Isabelle Bouchard 24 February 2019

Brome-Missisquoi’s Bygone Marshlands Reconstituted by Hollywood in 1940
Art and Culture

To construct a model of the lost wetlands that formed the landscape of Brome-Missisquoi and to reconstitute this bygone geography represents quite a challenge for historians and archeologists. Sometimes, the movie industry lends a hand to visually reproduce these environments...

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Laurent Busseau 20 February 2019

THE BEST ACTIVITIES FOR A FUN TIME DURING THE MARCH BREAK
Inspiration @en

For the March break, take advantage of all the attractions offered in the Brome-Missisquoi region. Surprise yourself with its diversified agritourism and its mountains to experience unforgettable moments as a family. This is the perfect time to enjoy a mug...

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Isabelle Bouchard 15 February 2019

A Full-Moon Outing: A Not-to-Be-Missed Experience!
Outdoor

Last month, I was lucky enough to participate in my first “Full-Moon Outing” in Sutton. I came back so delighted that I wanted to convince you to try one of these magical evening events, held throughout the year. In winter,...

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Rémi Jacques 08 February 2019

UPHILL SKIING ACCORDING TO LYNE BESSETTE
Outdoor

Are you looking for a new winter activity? We talked to Lyne Bessette, who is passionate about this sport which is winning more and more adepts in Quebec.   Uphill skiing is really a very complete sport for those who...

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Rémi Jacques 05 February 2019

The best warm spicy wine recipe
The Wine Route

For me, warm wine is a must during winter. We can take it with us in a thermos to warm up while ice fishing in the middle of the lake and also to enjoy by the fire after a long...

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Rémi Jacques 30 January 2019

Your Guide for the Best Après-Ski Activities in Sutton and Bromont
Inspiration @en

A true paradise for those who feel passionate about downhill or cross-country skiing, telemark or snowboarding, the Eastern Townships also excels for its après-ski offer. Let’s take a closer look at some favourite places where winter enthusiasts love to extend...

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Stéphanie Chicoine 24 January 2019

SPAS, YOUR BEST ALLY IN WINTER
Inspiration @en

Although many feel that summer is the perfect time for a spa treatment, the thermal experience offers extraordinary benefits in all seasons, especially in winter! For many among us, winter is the perfect season for cocooning. Others prefer to tackle...

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Lucie Swennen 21 January 2019

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