12 beers & 12 gourmet products: perfect pairings

Published on Dec 10, 2018

The goumet facet ot the Eastern Townships fills a very large in people's heart (and mouth!). Its exclusive local products and its artisanal beers more and more asserted, amoung others, are part of many people's not to be missed. Good news: the Brasseurs des Cantons and Créateurs de saveurs joined forces to create perfect pairings between both! Pairings that are the result of Dégustation Vent du Nord's expertise!

Here, all the incredible pairings that have been created!

The Fontina cheese, of l'abbaye Saint-Benoit-du-Lac and the Scotch Ale, of the Microbrasserie Coaticook

The maple donuts of the pâtisserie Duquette and the 12 Hefeweizen de Farnham Ale & Lager

The duck confit of the Ducs de Montrichard and the 100 tonnes, du Moulin 7

The Victoria fort sausage of the charcuterie Scotstown et l'Inspiration , du Siboire

The mapple butter of Érablière Caséal and the Désérables, of the Grimoire

The cassis-caramel chocolate of Chocolats Vanden Eynden and the Saison Cassis de la Brasserie Dunham

The rhum and cranberries duck rillette of the Canards Lac-Brome and the Bishop's Best Bitter of the Golden Lion Pub

The blueberry onion confit of the Petit chaperon rouge and the Porter Iroquois of the Sutton Brouërie

The goat cheese pearls of the Fromagerie Caitya and l'Île-à-Roux, du Moulin 7

The honey candies of the Miellerie Réal Beaupré and the Blanche of the Microbrasserie Coaticook

The almonds of Un monde de noix and the Rauchbier (special edition), of the Brasserie Vrooden

Rémis's bite-size veggie pieces and the Saaz Pils, of the Microbrasserie La Memphré

Beers worth your while

The Eastern Townships, with more than a dozen microbreweries, counts among its ranks some of the best beers of Quebec. Several have won awards, others have well-established reputations that speak for themselves and still others have made the headlines more than once! Here are the 18 best beers in the region.

12 gourmet food stores

Here are some places where you'll be in for a treat, find nice delicacies... and where you'll come back!

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