The Fall 2019 Acre75 Gathered box shipped at the beginning of September and we are so excited to showcase all the cozy fall products that were featured this season!
If you are new here, Acre75.ca is our online store that sells gifts and goods handcrafted in small Canadian towns. Each purchase on Acre75.ca supports a small town business and puts money back into small communities in Canada. In addition to the online store, we recently launched our subscription box called Acre75 Gathered. Each box contains a gathering of items from our online store, delivered every December, March, June and September.
Here's what we gathered in our Fall 2019 box:
Pumpkin Pie Pancake Mix
Gourmet pancake and waffle mix infused with the wonderful flavours of fresh pumpkin pie.
Made by: Lannie Rae Gourmet
Made in: Cochrane, AB [Pop. 26,000]
Fun Fact: Cochrane is the second largest town in Alberta and one of the fastest growing communities in Canada
A natural edge perimeter Birch tea light holder, made in a quaint woodworking shop in the forest. Larry made each of the tea light candles featured in the boxes especially for Acre75 Gathered.
Made by: Larry Cluchey
Made in: Neustadt, ON [Pop. Around 550]
Fun Fact: John Diefenbaker, the 13th prime minister of Canada, was born in Neustadt in 1895.
Liquid Wildfower Honey
This local and raw wildflower honey is sweet and well balanced for the palette. Great on toast, for cooking, in drinks or by the spoonful! Each jar was filled with fresh honey from this year and jarred especially for Acre75 Gathered.
Made by: Forty Hills Honey
Made in: Clifford, ON [Pop. 800]
Fun Fact: Originally named Minto Village, the town was renamed in 1856 by the first postmaster, Francis Brown, after Clifford in West Yorkshire, England
Eucalyptus & Cedarwood Liquid Soap
A wonderfully hydrating soap infused with eucalyptus and cedarwood.
Made by: Parker Street Soap Co.
Made on: Galiano Island, B.C. [Pop. 1000]
Fun Fact: Galiano Island is located between Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland of B.C. and is approximately 27 kms long and only 6 km wide!
Organic Sage Infused Sea Salt
Infused with certified organic rosemary & sage herbs, this sea salt can be used to season all your favourite fall comfort dishes.
Made by: Saltwest
Made in: Sooke, B.C. [Pop. 13,000]
Fun Fact: Sooke has a vibrant arts community and the annual Sooke Fine Arts Festival brings hundreds of tourists to the area each summer.