• Children watching Chickens at Local Food Fest

    Local Food Fest – June 25

    Enjoy the tastes of Guelph Wellington, watch food skills demos and pick up fresh, delicious and real local food. You can also learn about fermenting, butter making, beekeeping, butchery, bread baking, backyard chickens, and wild foraging, through free… Read More

  • Girl With Bowl Of Fresh Wild Blackberries And Raspberries

    Berry Picking

    There is (arguably) no better taste than a ripe, red Ontario strawberry! While our fresh berry season might be quite short, it is so delicious! Don’t miss it! Here is the seasonal availability for some of the most… Read More

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    Join us for the Spring Rural Romp – May 27

    A self-guided tour through local farms and food businesses in Mapleton, Minto and Wellington North. Pick up your map and learn about local food and  agriculture, try some of Wellington’s ‘Must Tastes’ and participate in fun activities for the whole… Read More

  • Grilled lamb chops

    Local Lamb

    Lamb is available in Ontario year round and is often a key ingredient in many religious holiday feasts starting in the spring. A lean and tender read meat option, lamb is also high in protein, iron and B-vitamins…. Read More

  • Vibrant rainbow carrots in colander,clean eating

    Become a Taste Real Partner

    Are you a farm or food service business in Guelph or Wellington County surrounding area? We would love you to join us as a Taste Real Partner! Click here for more information and to fill out your application…. Read More

  • Butcher Think Stock

    Meat Your Taste Real Butcher Shops

    Wellington County and Guelph’s top butcher shops Spring is almost here and with that, time to get your BBQ ready. For excellent selection and quality visit these outstanding Taste Real butcher shops and see what they have to… Read More

  • Sap

    It’s Sap Season – Maple Syrup Has Arrived!

      It’s no surprise that Canadians produce and consume Maple Syrup by the gallon. We use it in desserts, salad dressings, BBQ sauce and you can drench almost every breakfast food in it for a naturally sweet flavour…. Read More

  • CSA farms

    CSA Farms

    A great way to purchase local produce is to participate in a Community Shared Agriculture programme. Share holders prepay for their vegetables in the spring and receive a box of produce during the ‘season’. Every CSA farm offers… Read More

  • Brunch Table

    On weekends we BRUNCH!

    Brunch has become one of our favourite weekend eats. Whether at home or at a local restaurant, it’s a lovely way to share a great meal with friends and family. See below two of our favourite brunch spots,… Read More

  • Best Baa cheese fridge

    Farm Fresh Dairy Products

    Best Baa Dairy, Fergus Wellington’s only sheep milk dairy, Best Baa works a cooperative of over ten local sheep milk producers to create an excellent line up of products. These include hard and soft cheeses, yogurt, sour cream,… Read More