Farms

Applewood Farm Winery

Applewood Farm Winery

  Finding a parking spot wasn’t an easy task at Applewood Farm Winery – the place was packed when we arrived. It was still raining, but the gloomy weather couldn’t scare off the visitors desperate to get the most out of the long weekend. The farm […]

Hinterland Growers

Hinterland Growers

It’s been a very pleasant surprise to discover Hinterland Growers organic farm so close to our home which is providing fresh produce grown using organically sustainable methods. It takes only about 20 minutes of driving to get from Oshawa to the farm in Port Perry. . […]

Nicholyn Farms

Nicholyn Farms

On our way to Collingwood we stopped at the Nicholyn Farms store. This farm is 100% family owned and operated. Their store offers a great variety of locally grown fresh vegetables and fruits. There is a good choice of dairy products and a very impressive selection of […]

Spirit Tree Estate Cidery

Spirit Tree Estate Cidery

Unlike my Microsoft Word, Oxford dictionary recognizes this word “cidery” – as place where cider is made commercially. But that definition is just so dry. Go to http://www.spirittreecider.com and watch their self-explanatory video. It’s a way tastier way of capturing the word “cidery”. Spirit Tree is a farm, an apple orchard, a bakery, a restaurant and, of […]

Sheldon Creek Dairy Farm

Sheldon Creek Dairy Farm

This dairy farm, located in Simcoe County, is owned and operated by the den Haan family. Sheldon Creek is one of the few farms which are, and have been for about sixty years, licensed to sell their own milk directly from their own farm. Their […]

Am Braigh Farm

Am Braigh Farm

Every time we stumble upon another jewel like the Am Braigh Farm, I think how many more discoveries are around, waiting to be explored?  While it looks hidden among gardens and greenery on a side of a country road, away from the major routes, it is very lively. Cars arriving […]