Super food garlic the focus of Hensall business
Garlic, the super food
is the focus of the The Garlic Box in Hensall store which offers garlic fresh and
in preserves, sauces, dressings, condiments, seasonings and soups and chilled
and frozen garlic and garlic scapes.
Founder Jackie Rowe
said this is the perfect time to visit or revisit the retail location of The
Garlic Box, just on the north end of Hensall. Thanks to the Ontario Growing
Forward 2 Program, the company was able to upgrade its processing facility
recently to address a larger market.
The company is looking
offer an expanded catalogue of products, specifically those made with garlic
scapes, or the flower bud of the garlic plant.
“We currently offer 42
different products and we’re working to expand our offerings for garlic scape,”
she said.” Garlic scapes are really a value-added product and are the perfect
way to bring a little bit of the farm home for visitors.”
encourages visitors to try the garlic scape sea salt, which she says she puts
“It’s a great cooking
and finishing salt that goes great on Ontario produce like cucumbers, potatoes
and tomatoes,” she said.
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