Are you interested in local products? Read this article to discover the agrotourism of Nicolet-Yamaska.
From the summer season, the Verger of Nicolet offers you the opportunity to pick yourself a variety of local products. It all starts with the harvest of giant blueberries in mid-July, and ends in autumn with their delicious apples. In addition, on the site is a shop that allows you to buy, among other things, local foods that you can enjoy on their picnic tables, all in a natural and enchanting setting.
In addition to offering the famous maple syrup, the Erablière Prince offers a walk in its wooded trails, pulling snow on sled rides, a small farm, the museum of the inhabitant and many others activities. The sugar bush also offers rates including an all-you-can-eat dinner, horseback riding and access to the museum, farm and trail. Thanks to its traditional and relaxing atmosphere, L'Érablière Prince is the ideal place to have a good time with your family.
Ferme des Ormes
Located in Pierreville, the family business of La Ferme des Ormes offers freshly picked local foods. It allows you to pick strawberries, raspberries and blueberries. On the site, there is also a small market of local products and handmade where it is really worth a trip.
Fromagerie Pampille et Barbichette
Since 2005, the Fromagerie Pampille and Barbichette is proud to offer a wide variety of cheeses and yogurts that you will adore, all made from freshly harvested goat's milk. Every morning, the cheese dairy awaits you to share their work. For the interested ones, visits of the farm are also organized.
Chocolaterie et pâtisserie d l’île
The Chocolaterie et patisserie de l’île is the best place to enjoy delicious pastries, cakes of all kinds and various chocolate bites. They also offer tastings as well as chocolate making workshops and pastries offered on site or by booking.
Do not forget to come try their house specialty; apple donuts.
Currently one of the biggest seasonal market in the region, it offers a variety of local products presented by many local companies such as the Ferme des Ormes or Fromagerie Pampille and Barbichette. In addition to shops, you can find on site: terrace, entertainment and music, picnic tables and a playground for children. This is the perfect place for anyone wishing to discover local businesses.