Are you a lover of gastronomic tourism? Want to plan your next culinary getaway in Canada? You’ve chosen the right destination, from east to west, there are pearls to discover in every province!
This week, Top in Canada present you 5 must-sees that will seduce you during your gastronomic tour.
New Brunswick: local products
We have what you need! In the heart of New Brunswick and a few steps away from the United States, Acadie Gourmet, located in the popular city of Edmundston, is the meeting place for epicureans and one of the gastronomic tourism centers in Canada.
The grocery store offers fruits, vegetables, meats, and specialties from local producers, restaurateurs and processors. Regrouped by the Edmundston Madawaska Tourism Office, Acadie Gourmet’s mission is to help you discover the richness of Acadian gastronomy and its finest dishes!
Canadian brewers for all tastes
Let yourself be charmed by the art of brewing in Canada and its wide variety of beers! Here are two breweries of choice for lovers of gastronomic hop tourism.
British Columbia: Townsite Brewing Inc.
In the heart of British Columbia, in Powel River, lives a group of dedicated brewers committed to offering you the best beer choices. Townsite Brewing Inc. will help you discover the brewing know-how in a unique environment and a festive and warm atmosphere.
Their rich menu offers you beers all year round, but also seasonal beers or a “Hulk” selection of strong beers of Belgian inspiration. There is something for everyone! And for the curious gastronomic tourists, guided tours of the brewery are offered all year round!
Ontario : An exceptional organic brewery
Would you be interested in a brewery that offers a range of local beers that are Ecocert certified organic? We suggest you drop by the Brasserie Étienne Brûlé. You will discover quality beers in search of varied and tasty aromas.
Located in Embrun, Ontario, only 20 minutes from Ottawa, the Brasserie Étienne Brûlé is an ideal place for couples outings or large dinners with friends. You will be able to visit the brewery, taste special and regular beers or eat a refined meal accompanied by choice beers.
Warm and gourmet, it’s the perfect atmosphere to spend a good time around a large table of bon vivants!
Wine tasting in New Brunswick
Are you interested in Canadian wine? Come discover the Richibucto River Wine Estate in New Brunswick and its many medal winning wines.
You will have the pleasure of tasting wines and enriching your wine cellar! And for first-class gastronomic tourism, the estate also offers guided tours from June 15 to September 15. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about New Brunswick’s winemaking expertise.
Ottawa and its delicious cheese
If you’re in Ottawa, take a tour of the St-Albert Cheese Dairy! Founded at the end of the 19th century, it is a meeting place for Ontario’s history and gastronomy.
Their specialty? The award-winning St. Albert Cheddar, Best Cheddar 2014, will seduce lovers of gastronomic tourism. We invite you to taste their Swiss cheese, Camembert or Brie! Unique and refined flavours are guaranteed by the house.
Experience Canadian gastronomic tourism
Wines, beers, cheeses or local products, discover the local products that will make your taste buds quiver with pleasure. Artisans of taste are hiding in every province of Canada, just let your senses guide you!