The Maple Story

Wondering what to read next?  How about a book on the history of sugaring, or maybe one filled with maple recipes. Perhaps your brain is begging to know the basics of syrup making, or your children want to be tucked in at night learning about a grandfather who teaches his…

DIY Project

Think green. Reuse our bottles as flower holders!  Another way to include Coombs at your breakfast table. Photo (of non-Coombs bottles) by Ashley English and Design Sponge.


We thought it would be fun to share a few beautiful pictures of dishes made with our maple syrup.  Enjoy (FYI for more pictures and delicious recipes including Chocolate Devastation Cake and Spring Rolls with Maple Orange Glazed Tofu visit this site.)   Photos by Jon Levitt.

Sustainable Way of Life

As a child, traveling with my father from shop to shop distributing our maple syrup was a treat. The father and son time, the adventure, and the casual meetings with farmers and customers who made my family's livelihood possible. Being able to walk into the woods and check taps during…

101 Cookbooks

This recipe is a favorite from 101 Cookbooks. If you have not spent time with this site you should.  It is full of classic recipes, healthy alternatives, and stand-alone items with a sweet twist.  In the pantheon of blogs and cookbooks this site stands out as a place where I…