Grampa Grunts Lodge
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
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... special was happening. There seemed to be news crews there. We wandered up to the graveyard for the flavors again and then had a small ice cream. I had the Stephen Colbert’s AmeriCone Dream. It was a vanilla ice cream with caramel and fudge and waffle cone bits. Gotta love Stephen Colbert!
We also stopped at the Cabot creamery and tasted cheeses and then off to the Cold Hollow Cider Mill to watch them ...
... well received by the Saga-aged visitors (the rest, not us). We had left it a bit late to see everything, so we scooted about the site taking glimpses of the various displays, including one room with four original Claude Monet paintings. The owners clearly don't use a Dollar Store very often. It was a good stop-off and deserved closer inspection. Sadly, it closed at 5 and we were urged out into Burlington's rush-hour traffic.
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Just doesn't get any better than starting your day by going to a Ben & Jerry's factory and tasting ice cream. What a success story. We really enjoyed the tour of the factory. I was surprised to learn they freeze all of the ingredients before they put them in the ice cream. If they would not do that, the items would just blend in with the ice cream. Our sample was a caramel ice cream with caramel and chocolate swirls ...
We are in Louise Penny land. In fact, we have driven all over Louise Penny land. After checking out of our Montreal hotel we walked to the Musee des Beaux Arts and saw a Faberge exhibit featuring jewelry and the beautiful eggs he made for the Romanov family. We saw some of the regular exhibits as well, and then had a special Quebec lunch of smoked meat and poutine. What's poutine? It is eaten all over Canada, but the ...
JC's birthday was on the Wednesday the 17th but we have been celebrating all week. It started on the 16th with a meal at home featuring his favourites, steak and Rissa's famous mushroom and Parmesan Risotto with a bottle of Cab/Sauvignon from BC. On his birthday it was Hot &Sour soup , peanut butter dumplings, spring rolls and Mu-Shu Peking Duck with Sake. The 18th he was out golfing followed by a supper at the clubhouse in The 19th eat locally - the buffet at ...