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Janet Kronick, the historic kitchen coordinator at Dundurn Castle, Hamilton, whips up a wonderful moulded shortbread.
Victoria Bick takes us on a tour of the restored kitchen garden at Dundurn Castle in Hamilton, Ontario
There’s a lot more to Stratford, Ontario, than the Stratford Festival. From its rich architecture and thriving food scene to the elegant gardens at City Hall, this little town on the Avon River has all the qualities we at Harrowsmith have come to love.
For a break from all the food, architecture, theatre and gorgeous gardens, a visit to the Stratford Summer Music Festival may be just what the doctor ordered.
What Harrowsmith’s former editor-in-chief is tinkering with nowadays
It would not be possible to talk about Stratford without a look at its annual celebration of the genius of Shakespeare.
While many a small Canadian town will claim to be a Victorian village, Stratford is without a doubt the real deal: a place where vintage architecture has been lovingly preserved.
From chic boutiques to sprawling outdoor markets, the world is your oyster when it comes to shopping for antiques.
While you’re out discovering Stratford and the surrounding region, keep your ears and eyes open for some fascinating local folklore.
From early spring to late fall, Stratford’s impressive gardens are a treat for the senses.