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Suguaring season at its best in the Townships
Gourmet delights

By Isabelle Bergeron 21 February 2018

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 sugar shack, set in the heart of nature, friendly owners and a delicious traditional buffet menu: Voilà ! You have all the ingredients for the perfect day spent at Cabane du Pic Bois. Stop at their boutique to offer yourself some of their delicious products.

THE product to buy: Their bittersweet Maple Vinegar

Érablière Hilltop, a lovely sugar shack located in Dunham, can accommodate about a hundred guests and has built its reputation on its simplicity, its high quality, terroir products as well as its Quebec produced pork.

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L’Érablière de l’artisan, located in Brigham, represents tradition at its finest. A traditional meal, a country setting, sleigh rides, a mini-farm and their maple museum will fill your day with unforgettable moments.


Crispy blood sausage made with maple apple butter, duck and veal meatballs, maple fudge “Whippets”… Is your mouth watering yet? L’Érablière Shefford has associated itself with Montreal’s Les Affamés restaurant, to produce this amazing sugar shack!

Reserve early!


Cabane à sucre Dunham takes great care in offering you fresh, high quality, local products. This charming sugar shack has built its excellent reputation with their organic, terroir menu. Open on Saturdays and Sundays throughout March and April, you will need to reserve your table quickly!


The Outsiders

Head out, from February 23rd to the 25th or from March the 2nd to the 4th, to Auberge Sutton Brouërie and their pop-up Sugar Shack! During these two weekends, a special menu as well as a selection of local beers  will be offered at the brewery, along with traditional festive music.


L’Érable au fil du temps offers three mobile sugar shacks that can go wherever you want in order to sell their amazing, sweet products. The enterprise offers a maple discovery formula: The history of Maple syrup, traditional and modern objects and tools used by producers, tasting products, quizzes…

THE product to buy: Maple butter, maple caramel and jelly.


A maple grove set in a vineyard? Yes! During sugaring season, Vignoble du Ruisseau offers an original, sugary sweet, three or four-serving menu. You can also purchase a bit of happiness to take home by visiting the vineyard’s well-stocked boutique.

THE product to buy: Maple wine


At Sucreries de l’érable, its sugaring season all year round! This artisanal pastry shop, located in Dunham, offers traditional Quebec products, especially those made with Maple ingredients.

THE product to buy: Their famous maple syrup pie.


Isabelle Bergeron

Au cours des 15 dernières années, Isabelle a travaillé comme journaliste pour différents magazines (Coup de pouce, le Bel Âge, Véro, etc.), ainsi que comme édimestre, chargée de projet en édition et responsable des communications. Passionnée de voyages, les petits comme les grands, Isabelle occupe aujourd’hui le poste de rédactrice pour Tourisme Cantons-de-l’Est et collabore avec le CLD de Brome-Missisquoi.

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