Don't miss this exclusive gourmet rendezvous in Montérégie this fall!
La Grande Virée in Vaudreuil-Soulanges will take place on Saturday, October 1st.
Your itinerary in Vaudreuil-Soulanges:
Le Verger de Hudson Bio - organic orchard
Visit from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Vignoble Côte de Vaudreuil - vineyard with outdoor art exhibition
Visit from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Ferme Les Petites Écores - organic vegetable farm, beekeeper and sea buckthorn producer
Exclusive gastronomic dinner at the farm, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
What is "La Grande Virée"?
La Montérégie, le Garde-Manger du Québec, in collaboration with its partners, offers 4 exclusive gourmet events. A unique occasion to live a 100% Monteregian agrotourism and gastronomic experience!
“La Grande Virée” events all include two immersive guided tours, each lasting approximately 1.5 hours, presented by producers and processors from the region who will share their stories and pass on their unique know-how. The “Grande Virée" days will end with a 5-course gourmet dinner cooked in front of your eyes, directly on the farm, by chef Isabel Gariépy from Farm’s Table. You will have the chance to taste the best products and alcohols of the region!
The agrotourism guide from Traktour will accompany you during your visits and will enhance your experience with her knowledge of the Montérégie region. You will experience privileged encounters with local producers! "La Grande Virée" will introduce you to unique processes, allow you to taste refined products and to meet with passionate craftsmen.
Here are the four dates and regions to discover with "La Grande Virée" this fall:
- Saturday, September 24 – Au Coeur de la Montérégie
- Sunday, September 25 – Saint-Hyacinthe and its area
- Saturday, October 1 - Vaudreuil-Soulanges
- Sunday, October 2 – Vallée-du-Richelieu
How to participate?
The ticket for the “La Grande Virée” experience is sold at the price of $170 + taxes and includes two exclusive visits and a 5-course gourmet dinner, including alcohol. Please note that transportation is not included. You will have to travel to different places throughout the day. The “La Grande Virée” events will begin at 1 p.m. and end in the evening.
Book now, places are limited!
Where's the fun?
547, Chemin des Outaouais Pointe-Fortune Québec J0P 1N0
Family-owned and operated since 2009, Les Petites Écores Farm has focused their hard work on producing honey from their own apiaries, as well as the little-known sea buckthorn berry. Situated in Pointe-Fortune, right on the border of Quebec and Ontario, it's the perfect country stop on the road from Ottawa to Montreal. Nature lovers and devoted farmers, the owners of Les Petites Écores Farm are proud to teach visitors all about the bees, their wonderful products, as well as about the sea buckthorn berry, a fruit with a growing reputation for its healthy qualities. Cyclists are especially welcome, as they are welcome to leave their cars at the farm and ride off on the charming country roads surrounding the farm. To find bike routes in the area, consult the bike section.