Three butter tarts in a row.

On the hunt for Brantford’s best Butter Tarts

Posted on Friday, February 26, 2021 10:06 AM

Butter Tarts are a quintessential Canadian treat. These handheld pastries vary in terms of ingredients – some include raisins or pecans and some have a “runnier” filling, while others are more firm. We’ve only begun our hunt for the best Butter Tart in Brantford, so we encourage you to share your recommendations with us below!

Brantford Farmers Market | 79 Icomm Dr. | 519-752-8824
Serving Brantford and area since 1848, the Brantford Farmers' Market features products that reflect the diversity of...

Lunch sized sushi packages in a grocery display.

Brantford Sushi

Posted on Monday, February 15, 2021 06:00 AM

Sushi is at the top of the list when it comes to pick a meal that is fresh, delicious, and just indulgent enough to feel like a real treat. Thankfully in Brantford you don’t have to go far to get your sushi fix. Try out these three businesses for your next meal.

Joy Sushi Bar | 195 Henry St | 519-756-8988

The newest sushi spot in Brantford and already it’s a big hit. While you can’t enjoy the modern interior vibe at the moment, they are open for all your take-out needs. Keeping their focus on quality,...

Assorted juices, alcoholic beverages and drink accessories in a box.

Happy Hour [Box] at Home

Posted on Friday, February 05, 2021 10:40 AM

Whether you’re a subscriber of FabFitFun, Chef’s Plate, Hello Fresh or the coveted Jilly Box, there’s probably nothing coming to your door that’s quite like Happy Hour Box.           

Happy Hour Box is a cocktail subscription box created using some of the best ingredients Canada’s cocktail industry has to offer. Using all Ontario products, this Brantford business creates curated boxes with recipe cards to create craft cocktails at home.

Ordering a box is easy, and you...

locally distilled gin on a shelf

Brantford’s First Micro-Distillery Opens

Posted on Thursday, February 04, 2021 10:00 AM

While the pandemic is still a part of our reality, a new local micro-distillery has opened that will make it easier to ‘GIN’ and bear it! Welcome Mann’s Botanical Spirits, Brantford’s first of its kind, located at 581 West St, featuring a modern and inclusive atmosphere and a vision to bring unique and desired spirits to the community.

Not wanting to define their distillery by one type of spirit, Mann’s Botanical Spirits is excited to have a vast inventory, exploring distinct tastes through blending...

Platters of meat, cheese and veggies arranged in an attractive display.

Catering in Brantford

Posted on Sunday, January 31, 2021 10:00 AM

On today’s blog, Brantford caterers get the spotlight. In the face of constantly changing regulations and guidelines, the catering companies in our community have remained resilient and adaptive, working tirelessly to protect their employees and customers while still providing exceptional food and service. During lockdown, there aren’t many opportunities to providing catering, but we aim to tease your appetite with some of their delicious offerings in hope that when we are free to host events and...