Poutine, pommes et fromage

October, 2018

New Yorkers, Vermonters take Canada food tour to help create world’s largest agritourism trail

LAKE PLACID - Walking into the lobby of the Fromagerie Fritz Kaiser, a newcomer might wonder what that odd smell is and where it's coming from. After scanning around the room, they'd realize it's not an odd smell at all; it's just the cheese.

A contingent of about 40 people - half from northeastern New York and half from Vermont - met at Fritz Kaiser mid-day Tuesday, Oct. 16 after making two initial stops on their two-day CANAMEX Agri-Tourism Tour.

CANAMEX stands for Canadian American Exchange, a group that will soon see the vision of founder David Gillespie realized: the creation of the world's largest international cuisine trail network - about 1,500 kilometers (more than 900 miles) long. It will span from Vermont and New York to Ontario and Quebec.

Read the full article in the Lake Placid News