Article Date 23/02/2021

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Facing bankruptcy, Quebec sugar shacks offer take-home meal packages

Source Montreal Gazette

The sugar-shack experience at home features classics of Quebec sugaring-off meals, including maple ham, baked beans, oreilles de crisse, puffed omelettes and grands-pères.

Refusing to give up on their industry, maple syrup producers in Quebec are appealing to the "solidarity of Quebecers" and launching a "gourmet box" project.

Hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, 70 sugar shacks that usually compete with each other have united for the "Ma cabane à la maison" project, which allows Quebecers as of Monday to get the sugar-shack experience at home.

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