Enjoy some of the delectable products and delicacies made by our local businesses.
Créateurs de saveurs
This summer, savour the Eastern Townships
While in the Eastern Townships, make sure to enjoy some of the delectable products and delicacies made by our local businesses. Just look for the Créateurs de saveurs label! These products are available in grocery stores, from farmer’s markets, Cafés de village coffee houses, in fine restaurants, as well as in eight tourist welcome bureaus and information offices throughout the region. The official website of the "Créateurs de saveurs " is online since July 7th, 2011!
Dozens of designers
To date, more than 85 Créateurs de saveurs producers provide consumers with a “visa” to culinary discoveries in the Eastern Townships. From cheese makers to wine producers, chocolatiers to produce growers, these flavour designers are all passionate about their products and their wish to share them.
The Eastern Townships region is conducive to apple growing and boasts many orchards. The Verger Ferland, the Gros Pierre, the Versant Rouge and the Vergers de la Colline are but a few. These producers have found innumerable ways to tempt you with the fruits of their labours!
A myriad of bakeries and pastry shops can be found in the Eastern Townships. Biobon, the Maison Cannelle, the Mie bretonne, Green’s Bakery, and the Pâtisserie Duquette are among those that work tirelessly to offer you delicious treats! What better pairing for your bread than cheese? The cheese makers at La Station de Compton and at the Laiterie de Coaticook have what it takes to satisfy your palate!
If you enjoy meat and deli products, the Townships boasts a number of mouth-watering products offered by farms that breed rabbits, trout, grain-fed calves, and boars. Do you have a sweet tooth? Look for fine chocolates, maple products and honey. Treat yourself to flowers by purchasing products from Rose des champs or even edible flowers cultivated by the Au cœur des saisons company.
Found on the best menus
Créateurs de saveurs products are used and appreciated by owners of the best restaurants in the Eastern Townships! Whether you chose Le Bocage or Le 5e Élément in Compton, Lo Ré, Table du chef or Auguste in Sherbrooke, or Plaisir Gourmand in Hatley, you can rest assured that their chefs have used local products as the basis for many of their dishes. When stopping in one of our Cafés de village coffee houses, you’ll find Créateurs de saveurs products proudly displayed!
Locals cultivate the art of eating well on a daily basis, and Créateurs de saveurs producers invite you to find out for yourself. Discover the best of the Eastern Townships!