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Butternut Squash & Barley Salad

Prep Time: 20min

Cook Time: 35min

Serves: 4-6

Butternut Squash & Barley Salad

Here’s a fun and flavourful late-season salad that is perfect to prepare ahead and bring to any get-together. Try it with a zesty farmstead cheese like 5 Brothers from Gunn’s Hill Artisan Cheese in Woodstock, Ontario or Wildwood from Stonetown Artisan Cheese in St. Marys, Ontario.

Ontario Turkey Burger with Peaches & Brie

Prep Time: 15min

Cook Time: 15min

Serves: 4

Ontario Turkey Burger with Peaches & Brie

These juicy burgers showcase one of our favourite fruits - peaches! Pick ripe, but firm, peaches for the best flavour.

Buttermilk Bacon Waffles

Prep Time: 20min

Cook Time: 15min

Yields: 11 waffles (depends on size if waffle iron)

Buttermilk Bacon Waffles

A favourite for breakfast or brunch! Small bites of Ontario bacon throughout these waffles offers up a smokey bite that provides a unique contrast to the berries and cream

Chopped Salad with Grilled Halloumi

Prep Time: 20min

Cook Time: 4min

Serves: 6

Chopped Salad with Grilled Halloumi

This crunchy and easy to prepare salad gets a kick of texture and flavour from halloumi, a unique and on-trend cheese that holds its shape and turns a beautiful golden brown when grilled or panfried. Halloumi has a soft, delicate texture, but can be quite salty - no need to add extra salt! Make it ahead and enjoy it for lunch the next day!

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Steam St. Thomas
Caso Station
750 Talbot Street
St Thomas, ON
N5P 1E2

Sunday, October 8 to Tuesday, October 10, 2019

Steam St. Thomas
Barista Competition
2019 SCA Eastern Canada Qualifiers

Hosted by Las Chicas Del Cafe, and sponsored by Dairy Farmers of Ontario, this monumental event will select the Eastern Canadian finalist for the Canadian National Barista Competition. Head to St. Thomas, Ontario for an incredible Harvest Dinner on Canada's first elevated park on top of a heritage train bridge, keynote speaker Christopher Hendon, and incredible artistry from some of the top baristas in Canada.

Poster for Beau's Oktoberfest

September 21-22, 2019

Beau's Oktoberfest

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Beau's Oktoberfest
Vankleek Hill Fairgrounds
92 Main Street West
Vankleek Hill, Ontario
K0B 1K0

Friday: 5:45 PM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 3:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Beau's Oktoberfest

Visit Dairy Farmers of Ontario's pop-up shop for artisan cheeses from Eastern Ontario cheesemakers, live wood-fire cooking demos from Milk Kitchen Chef Andrew Bullis, and other cool stuff.

Featuring live music from The New Pornographers, Shad, Neon Dreams, Jenn Grant, Birds of Bellwoods, Caravane, John Jacob Magistrey, and What if Elephants, punk and skateboarding at the Black Forest stage and much more!

Main stage hosted by Taggart and Torrens!

10 Beau's beers
Bavarian-inspired local food from top notch restaurants!
Fun for the whole family!

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