Sugar on Snow – A Vermont Tradition
A Wonderful Children’s Book about Vermont Maple Syrup & Sap Gathering
Green Mountain Sugar House, Rte 100N, Box 820, Ludlow, Vermont 05149
Our award winning maple candy is still being made and shipped daily along with our 100 % pure maple syrup. When you see the steam roll from the Green Mountain Sugar House, stop in and have a taste of the sweetest stuff on earth. Our red roofed sugar house, just steps away from the water's edge, is where we make everything from maple syrup to mouth-watering maple fudge. It's also a Vermont country gift shop. Make the Green Mountain Sugar House a planned stop ... you'll be glad you did! Order online on our website.
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The Dutton Berry Farmstands, Route 30, Newfane, VT and Route 11-30 in Manchester, VT and Route 9 in West Brattleboro, VT
Dutton Berry Farmstands are well known for their Vermont grown produce and other unique local products. Whether it is fresh farmer-grown fruits and vegetables, cider, maple syrup or plants, you'll enjoy visiting a true Vermont farm experience.
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Robb Family Farm, 827 Ames Hill Road, Brattleboro, VT 05301 | 802-257-0163
Home of fine Vermont crafts. We produce the purest maple syrup you can find as well as a large assortment of fine hand-crafted treasures. Enjoy the scenic Vermont landscape and views from our shop. The Robb Family Country Shop is a family run business, consisting of a charming gift shop, farm events, mail order and baked goods by order. The shop is open throughout the year selling our own Vermont Maple Syrup, Vermont Maple Candy, Maple Syrup Party Favors, Gift Boxes, and Family Raised Beef. Sugarhouse Tours are offered year round.
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Sugarbush Farm, 591 Sugarbush Farm Road, Woodstock, VT 05091 | 800-281-1757
Sugarbush Farm is located on a 550 acre hilltop outside of Woodstock Village. Visitors watch cheese production, year round maple tours, sample Sugarbush Farm cheeses, Vermont Maple Products, local Honey, and other products. You can walk the nature trail, see farm animals, and best of all free admission. The farm is located 3 miles off US Route 4 on Hillside Road, across from the Taftsville Bridge, 3 miles east of Woodstock, VT. Sugarbush Farm Store is open daily from 9:00am to 5:00pm.
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Allen Pole Pruner, 6023 US Route 5, Westminster, VT 05158 | 802-722-3331
The Allen Pole Pruner is proven to be faster and more convenient than power equipment for pruning trees. Homeowners and garden professionals agree the Allen Pole Pruner is easer is use and is more durable than any pole pruner on the market - and its made in America. View a video of this amazing Vermont product in action by the developer, Tim Allen.
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Allen Brothers Farms, 6023 US Route 5, Westminster, VT 05158 | 802-722-3395
We are a uniquely Vermont combination of practical and beautiful. We have an inhouse bakery featuring cider donuts, pie, cakes and cookies , a deli with signature Mac & Cheese, pizza and other warm options as well as made to order sandwiches, a country store filled with local Vermont products, locally grown seasonal produce with our own apples, corn, strawberries, and squash and pumpkins, a gas station, a nursery and garden center. Come and see what we have for you at exit 5 off I-91, easy off and on
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Yates Family Orchard, 1074 Davis Road, Hinesburg, VT 05461 | 802-373-7437
Come pick 23+ different apple varieties, pears and plums! Visit the orchard stand for delicious, hot, out of the fryer, cider donuts, and baked goods. Try all-natural Vermont made creemee ice cream, raw pressed cider, and other yummy orchard treats. Shop for Vermont local raw honey, maple syrup, orchard made jams, Mt Mansfield Creamery cheeses, Eden Specialty ciders, locally grown mums, pumpkins, and veggies. Discover other Vermont products and artwork for sale. Bring a picnic, stay the afternoon and relax in the scenic beauty of the orchard. Open September through November everyday.
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Sugar on Snow was recently published by Dutton Children’s Books. The colorful book is the third by Nan Parson Rossiter, a New Englander and resident of New Milford, Connecticut. The story is delightful and the illustrations, which were also done by Ms. Rossiter, are fabulous!
The “Sugar on Snow” picture book is about a modern-day family in Vermont collecting sap to make maple syrup. It’s a tribute to teamwork and family life on a small family farm.
This book makes a great gift and is a fun way to learn about Maple Sugaring and “Sugar on Snow” – the sweet concoction that happens when warm maple syrup is drizzled over fresh snow and eaten.
Now available in bookstores or available online through Amazon.com.
Come to the Annual Vermont Maple Festival!
Visit Vermont during its maple sugaring season, usually late February in the south to mid-April in the north, depending on the weather, to view firsthand the centuries-old process of boiling maple sap to produce the sweet, golden brew known around the world as Vermont Maple Syrup. A one-of-a-kind experience to be cherished always!