Sunny days and cool nights make for easy breezy autumn entertaining. Whether you are hosting in the cottage or entertaining in the great outdoors, these fabulous finds are the perfect pairings for any fall feast in the Kawarthas. Dress up any dining table with cottagey plaids and handcrafted wares which blend the perfect amount of rustic and modern. Once your guests are gathered, serve up the very finest fare from local farms and bakers.
DRESS IT UP
NORTH 65 – 65 Bolton Street, Bobcaygeon – White and Black Buffalo Check placemats and 1 to 6 Wine Set – Cottage meets modern when these black and white check placemats pair with these stunning wine glasses. Unique cottage finds are always instore at North 65.
HOUGHTON CREEK – 138 Kent Street W, Lindsay – Clayworks Wine Chiller and Goblet set – Make a statement with these gorgeous pieces ofart, hand made in Bethany. At Houghton Creek, it’s always easy to find the perfect hostess gift, personalized lake and cottage items and perfect accent pieces for any room in your home or cottage.
THE KAWARTHA SIGN & PILLOW CO. – Shop online at www.kawarthasignandpillow.com Locally made table runners, pillows and signs are perfect for hostess gifts and bring cottage inspiration to any home décor. Their items are completely customizable and boast fun Canadiana-inspired themes that include local lakes, paddles, moose and bear.
SERVE IT UP
SOUTHERN COMFORT – 8 Callaghan Road, Lindsay – Uuni Grill 3 – Be an outdoor chef with this sleek, portable and fast wood fired grill. Make the perfect appetizer pizzas for your guests in the great outdoors with this energy-efficient wood pellet grill.
FARMER’S BUTCHER SHOP – 3 Commerce Road, Lindsay – Local farm-raised turkeys and so much more. Treat yourself to an array of farm fresh meats, meat pies, locally made preserves and condiments and a host of other fresh offerings that are sure to please your palette.
CAKE BY THE LAKE – 1 Main Street, Bobcaygeon – With seasonal offerings of Apple Caramel Crumble and Perfectly Pumpkin, any gourmet meal you serve should end with one of these cheesecakes as the grand finale. Locally made in Bobcaygeon, every bite of these cheesecakes is filled with love, quality ingredients and decadent deliciousness.