Hello to all our members,
Our next meeting will be held August 27-29, 2021 at the Delta Saguenay Hotel in Jonquière, Quebec, Canada.
Saturday's schedule LOCAL PRODUCTS CIRCUIT
This is the ideal circuit to discover the best local products in Saguenay. Visit the Fromagerie Blackburn farm, a family owned business that produces several first-class award-winning cheeses. Followed by a visit and tasting at Domaine le Cageot, a producer of handcrafted alcoholic beverages made of local berries. End the visit at an exceptional place, located at the foot of the Monts-Valin, the Distillerie du Fjord, it offers a discovery at the very core of the production process; the interpreting of boreal forest ingredients and the tasting of their beverage.
9:30 Departure from Delta Hotel
9:45 Visit of Blackburn Cheese Making (visit and tasting)
10:45 Departure to the Domaine le Cageot (visit and tasting)
0:30 pm Departure to the Distillerie du Fjord
1:20 pm Guided tour featuring the distillery’s liquors (visit and tasting)
2:20 pm Return to Delta Hotel
3:10 pm Arrival at the hotel
Suggestions from Yves Forest (webmaster) for attractions not to be missed in the Saguenay region
- Cruise on the Saguenay with guide for the history of Saguenay
- Wild Zoo of St-Félicien at 1h30 from the Delta Hotel.
These suggestions are not part of the Forest meeting, it is at your convenience if you extend your stay in Saguenay.
Denis A. Forest (new president), Yves Forest (webmaster) and the members of the Board of Directors look forward to seeing you again. Come in large numbers and invite your relatives and friends.
Delta Hotel, Saguenay, Quebec
HISTORY OF OUR GATHERINGS
1 1994 Cap-Pelé, NB (CMA)
2 1995 Saint-Jacques comté de Montcalm, QC
3 1996 Bonaventure, QC
4 1997 Raceland, LA
5 1998 Verner, ON
6 1999 Iles de la Madeleine, QC
7 2000 Laval, QC
8 2001 Hull, QC
9 2002 Québec, QC
10 2003 Sherbrooke, QC
11 2004 Middleton, NÉ (CMA)
12 2005 Sainte-Marcelline comté de Joliette, QC
13 2006 Saint-Malo, MANITOBA
14 2007 Lowell, MA
15 2008 Bécancour, QC (Saint-Grégoire de Nicolet, QC)
16 2009 Tracadie-Sheila, NB (CMA)
17 2010 Région Ottawa, ON
18 2012 Percé, Qc
19 2014 Madawaska, MA
20 2016 Niagara-on-the-lake, ON
21 2019 Shédiac, NB