For week two of our fourweek brunch series I've made a weekend favourite with my kids - ricotta pancakes with whipped maple butter
For breakfast, a Maple Ham Breakfast Sandwich that pairs Black Forest ham with maple butter
on a croissant is now available.
"Thanksgiving: It's All About the Sides With Robin Wiper" will show how to adapt to guests with gluten-free, vegan or paleo diets; menu includes Butternut Shotglass Soup with homemade butter bit crumbles, Shuck Cornbread with spiced maple butter
, Herb-Roasted Tri-Color Carrots with French Lentils, Autumn Red Pear and Black Grape Salad with hazelnuts and pomegranate vinaigrette, Vegan Sweet Potato Casserole with pecan praline topping, and Pumpkin Cheesecake with coconut cream.
Bascom is a seventh-generation independent supplier that produces non-GMO, certified Kosher, pure and organic private label maple syrup, bulk maple syrup, bulk maple sugar products, and specialties that include maple candy and maple butter
At the reception, we savored a wide array of barbecued meats and other all-American favorites: Pork and Beef Sausages with Buns and Condiments, Barbecued Back Ribs, Roast Beef Brisket, Pork Loin with Barbecue Sauce, Salmon on Cedar Plank, Corn and Red Bean Salad, Corn on the Cob with Salted Maple Butter
, BBQ Beans, Beef Chili Con Carne.
Sap can be boiled beyond the syrup stage to make maple butter
, maple taffy or maple sugar.
From this pure syrup, which is filtered and sterilized before being poured into containers, are made: maple sugar, maple butter
, soft maple sugar candy, and maple taffy--all appreciated products that the tourist takes back as a souvenir of Canada.
Eat: Benton's ham and corn griddle cake with maple butter
; Lemon-strawberry malt dessert with milk-soaked yellow cake and lemon curd
A signature warm maple butter
dip served alongside made it an absolute lip-smacking affair in every sense.
My favourite pick was a warm dessert, blueberry and yuzu (a tangy Japanese citrus) pancakes with yuzu whipped cream and maple butter
. The pancakes were crispy around the edges and fluffy inside, with a slick of salty-sweet butter.
Also, a gluten-free bakery had a stand there at times, along with a local maple syrup producer who made maple butter
and maple candy.