They say spectacular scenery and savoury food go hand in hand, and Québec is no exception. Discover local products amidst superb landscapes while travelling along picturesque roads. Try country fare on Île d’Orléans, charming restaurants whose creations feature local herbs in Kamouraska, exceptional seafood on the Magdalen Islands, and cheese and chocolate in Charlevoix, and explore wine routes in Brome-Missisquoi.
Discover a gourmet route and taste the know-how of Québec’s producers. Winemakers, chocolatiers, cider makers, cheesemakers, brewers and many other enthusiastic producers are eager to welcome visitors and share the secrets of their craft. You will also have the opportunity to sample their wares and enjoy a guided tour of their facilities. Have a great trip!
LA ROUTE DES ARTS ET SAVEURS DU RICHELIEU
Vallée du Richelieu
Discover the area surrounding the Richelieu river through the creations of its artists and the flavors of its local products. This beautiful route brings together passionate creators of visual arts, crafts, local products or gastronomy and allows fans of art and gourmet pleasures to live unique experiences. Feast your eyes and your stomach by visiting over 60 talented creators on a self-guided tour of Open Houses (June 15-16 and 22-24 or September 7-8 and 14-15) or you can visit freely at anytime, for addresses open year round. Creative workshops are also available, check the website.
Photo_Gaëlle Leroyer — Montréal Près du Fleuve Saint-Laurent