$30,000 Donated to BC Cancer Foundation

On Saturday September 23, our four Gulf Island stores held charity barbecues in order to raise funds and awareness for the BC Cancer Foundation on Vancouver Island. Together, with the support of our communities, we raised a very generous $4,712.40 in just four hours. Combine this amount with the many other initiatives throughout the year and we were able to [...]

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Poached Pears

Eating a gently poached pear is one of life's true pleasures.  Enjoy them warm with ice cream for dessert or cold for breakfast with yogurt and granola. INGREDIENTS 1 litre water 265 grams of sugar 4 firm, ripe pears; whole, cored METHOD Peel the pears, being careful to keep the stalk. With a melon baller, core the pears [...]

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