Here are some restaurants and businesses offering home deliveries and/or take-out dishes and products.
We understand, within the present context, sugar shacks offering dining areas are closed for the time being. However, thanks to the initiative of certain maple producers, you’ll still be able to offer yourself a sweet treat! Find out more about six places in the Townships where they’re offering takeout or home delivery versions of the sugar shack traditional meals.
Érablière Bernard, a family business celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, is offering you complete takeout meal packages. Pea soup, “oreilles de criss” (bacon rinds), ham, sausages, omelette soufflés, hash browned potatoes, coleslaw, desserts … truly generous portions for $15.95 per person. A home delivery service is also possible for Granby citizens, for an additional fee.
Onsite, the boutique remains open (several precautionary measures have been put in place to ensure client safety) and allow you to purchase their frozen products. Would you prefer to make your purchases online? This is also possible. You’ll find all their products by clicking right here.
To find out more about availability and also, to order, simply call at: 450 375-5238 option 0
Located in Dunham, the Vignoble du Ruisseau is offering its savoury 3-course menu to take out from Fridays to Sundays between 10:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Some examples of dishes they’re offering? Gré des champs gougères (cheese puffs), maple bacon, maple-lacquered drumsticks, brown butter smoked ham, maple flavoured cotton candy, maple sugar churros, salted caramel…
An online boutique is also available and offers a panoply of maple products as well as wines, sparkling wine and spirits. Please note that delivery is free of charge for orders of 12 bottles or more. Why not take advantage of this opportunity?
To order call: 450 538-3782 extension 250
Every Saturday and Sunday in March and in April, the Érabilis Sugar Shack in Sherbrooke also offers takeout meals and maple products. From 11 :00 a.m. to 5 :00 p.m., you’ll be able to retrieve your hot sugar shack meal at their counter. Also note that there is no delivery service available at this time, but one could be available shortly.
To order: online boutique
So, let’s cheat just a little bit… Maybe it’s not a real sugar shack, but the Café Bistro Les Trois Grâces also offers a superb sugaring season take-out menu. Maple syrup cooked ham, scrambled eggs, brown beans, cretons, potatoes, pouding chômeur and desserts from Chez Dorville’s pastry shop, everything for a true sweet feast! Available the weekend of April 4 and 5 as well as that of April 11 and 12.
To order: 450 297-4291. You can reserve your order in advance. They also offer a home delivery service.
Seeing that you won’t be able to enjoy your meal onsite, you can take home a comforting traditional meal prepared at this rustic Brigham sugar shack. With its pea soup, baked beans, pork rinds (oreilles de crisses), ham confit in maple syrup and maple syrup pie, the Cabane du Pic Bois’s menu will truly satisfy your sweet cravings.
You’ll also find several delicious products such as their jugs of maple syrup, maple spread and maple sugar by clicking on the enterprise’s online boutique.
To order: By calling 450 263-6060
This Cookshire-Eaton sugar shack offers their meals-in-a-box for $100 (+taxes) for four people, and includes a panoply of sweet dishes: pea soup, baked beans, scrambled eggs, ham, sausages, maple syrup pie, pouding chômeur, plus a can of this year’s maple syrup. Everything to organize a true family feast!
To order: By private message on Facebook or by calling 819 875-3851 before 5:00 p.m., Thursday, April 9. Deliveries are available for an extra fee.