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1st annual maple syrup producer contest

 

ENTRY DATE EXTENDED: Due to the late start of the maple season we've decided to extend the deadline to enter our Make Your Own Maple Syrup contest to May 9th, 2014

 

Ready. Set. Tap!

Acadian Maple Products is holding a contest to find the best maple syrup in Nova Scotia! Whether you have one tap or one thousand taps we want you to enter!

Submit a sample of your best pure maple syrup from 2014 for the chance to win the title...

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march break maple fun

Looking for a fun event this March break? Bring your kids to Acadian Maple Products to learn how maple sap is turned into syrup, enjoy ALL YOU CAN EAT pancakes, make a maple craft, and sample maple taffy on snow.

Date: March 11th and March 13th
Price: $7.99 + tax/person
Hours: This event starts at 11:00 a.m. and ends at approx...

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pancake day

Our favourite day of the year is almost here - Pancake Day! 

We'll be serving ALL YOU CAN EAT pancakes and coffee/tea for just $3.99 on Tuesday, March 4th, 2014. See you on Shrove Tuesday!

Hours: 9 am - 6 pm

 

 

 

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maple brunch

Our brunches are back! Acadian Maple is pleased to be partnering with Chef Chris Velden from The Flying Apron Cookery (www.flyingaproncookery.ca) to host the most delicious maple brunches in HRM. Our brunches are an ALL YOU CAN EAT buffet style meal and feature many local Nova Scotia ingredients. Come celebrate the 2014 maple season with us!

 

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2014 taste of nova scotia prestige awards

   The Taste of Nova Scotia Prestige Awards celebrate Nova Scotian restaurants and food producers. Anyone can make a nomination, and then the winners are chosen by a judges panel. Last year, there were over 900 nominations. If you are a fan of any of our products, nominate us for the Consumer Choice Product of the Year between June 1 and September 30, 2014. When you make a nomination, Taste of Nova Scotia will enter you to win a Taste of Nova Scotia gift basket full of Nova Scotian food an...

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new: honibe products

    If you love honey, you will love the new honibe products now available in our retail store. The Honey Drops are individual servings of pure dried honey with no additives. All you have to do is stir them into a hot drink, such as tea or coffee, and enjoy! These come in boxes of 12. Another great alternative to sugar.
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tour bus time at acadian maple

    From late April to the end of October, The Port of Halifax is a flagship destination for many cruise itineraries. This year 130 ships are expected with a total of about 235,000-245,000 passengers. Visitors from all around the world will be here to experience Nova Scotia.
     At Acadian Maple, we see many of these visitors. Plenty of tour line coaches, taxi and limo tour services make Acadian Maple one of their favourite s...

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new: recipe page

 We have recently added a recipe page to our website, where we will be posting various recipes that we have collected using maple syrup,maple sugar, or any other maple product. If you are ever stuck on what to make for a meal, this is a great page to find new and unique recipes to try.  If you have any of your own maple recipes, please feel free to submit them to us by emailing jamie@acadianmaple.com, and we will post t...

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sap continues to run after being stalled by warm weather

After an early start to the maple syrup season in March, we had some unusually warm weather in Nova Scotia with temperatures over 25 degrees Celsius , causing the sap to stop running out of the maple tree. Although everyone enjoyed having a summer day in March, maple syrup producers were not satisfied with their sap collection. Thankfully, in some areas of the maritimes, the temperature has gone down far enough for the sap to start running again. Some maple syrup producers are now ...

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