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Take advantage of the weather to hang dry your clothes on an outdoor clothesline.

Install a heavy-duty outdoor timer for your pool pump or hot tub.

SAVE $10 on outdoor clothesline umbrella stands or clothesline kits

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DO YOU WORRY ABOUT YOUR FINANCIAL FUTURE? Discover How You Can Save with the Disability Tax Credit (DTC) and the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP)

A 2 STEP SAVINGS PLAN FOR CANADIANS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS! STEP 1 - DISABILITY TAX CREDIT = INCOME TAX REFUND (This can be used by you or transferred to a caregiver)

What most people don’t realize is that qualifying disabilities are not necessarily traditional or physical ones. Those with learning disabilities, Autism or Asperger’s Syndrome, mobility, vision and hearing disabilities and more can quality. We can provide you with a FREE CONSULTATION and assist you with each step of the DTC process.

WE WORK TO MAXIMIZE YOUR REFUNDS AND SIMPLIFY THE PROCESS Peter Curtis Branch Manager 519.821.3145 Email: pcurtis@dtresults.ca 9-485 Silvercreek Parkway North

STEP 2 - DISCOVER IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE FOR UP TO $70,000 IN GOVERNMENT GRANTS? Did you know that individuals who qualify for the Disability Tax Credit may be eligible for a Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP). The RDSP is a long term savings plan created to help Canadians with special needs and their families to save for the future. There are Potential Grants up to $3,500 and Bonds up to $1000 per year up to age 49. The best part is money paid out of the RDSP RDSP does not affect your Canada Child Tax Benefits, ODSP, OAS or Employment Insurance Benefits! Call today for a Complimentary Consultation. There is NO FEE to set up your RDSP. Ken White, EPC, Financial Consultant Branch Manager 519.821.5853 Toll Free 888.794.9777 www.guelphfinancial.com

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RIVER RUN CENTRE CELEBRATING 20 YEARS

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TOP 5 WAYS TO ROCK CANADA 150 THIS SUMMER

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CAPTURED 2RIVERS CLEANUP

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BUSINESS PROFILE GUELPH'S OWN DYNAMIC DUO GUELPH ZEHRS DONATES BIG TO EPILEPSY SOUTH CENTRAL ONTARIO

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James BAKER

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Jason STACEY

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GIVESOME GIVE A LITTLE. SEE THE GOOD.

ADVERTISING SALES

TOP 5 PATIO TRENDS FOR 2017

Dereck ADDIE

ARTIST PROFILE BONITA SILVER

Dereck ADDIE

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Vaughn JOSEPH

vaughn@thnmedia.com E V E N T C O O R D I N AT O R

Dereck ADDIE

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GUELPH DANCE AT OLD QUEBEC STREET MALL

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BUSINESS PROFILE SCOTT DUNN OF 171 EBIKE

Dereck ADDIE

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RECIPE SALT CURED MAPLE SALMON

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CONTEST BLUE JAYS VS YANKEES

Diana LYNAS

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ON THE COVER: Two time world hoop dancer champion Lisa Odjig shows off her skills to a enthralled audience at the Old Quebec Street Mall

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BRICK BUNGALOW ON 4.5 ACRES - ERIN

$749,900

This sprawling 3 plus 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom custom built brick bungalow can accommodate the whole family with pets and gardens on 4.5 acres. You will marvel at the views from every window. A large eat-in country kitchen is the heart of this home providing access to the oversized two car garage, updated 2 piece bathroom and dining room. A spacious master offers a walk-in closet and semi-ensuite bath with laundry. The floor to ceiling stone fireplace provides ambiance and warmth. The professionally partially finished walkout basement with summer kitchen, 3 bedrooms and 4 piece bathroom are ideally suited for extended family or guests. Within minutes to Erin and Georgetown. GO train and commuter routes. MLS# X3783863

IDEAL FOR A PROFESSIONAL HALTON HILLS

Looking for a highly visible location. Comes with access to lots of parking and large windows that provide natural light for a inspiring workplace/lobby. Open to a large versatile workspace. 2 executive offices with ensuite kitchen and private bath. Updated with neutral decor and durable laminate flooring. Can be leased furnished. Sub-lease 2 year or 5+5 year lease available. Very busy strip mall near GO bus. $1,800 INCLUDING UTILITIES

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FOUR SEASON HOME & COTTAGE ON WATERFRONT - OPISHING LAKE

This half acre private oasis is equipped with an updated 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 12 year old home & a lovely 3 bedroom, 1 bath cottage on more than a half acre overlooking Opishing Lake. Located within an hour drive of Timmins. A 4 season heirloom for star gazing, watching nature or witnessing the Aurora Borealis now and into the future. Detached garage provides room for your canoe & toys. Includes all appliances & tastefully furnished for you to turn a key and start enjoying mother nature this summer. $370,000

DREAM WEAVER ON 86 ACRES - ERIN

Located 15 minutes North of Georgetown on a paved road, sits this scenic 86 acre property. Ideal setting for a weekend get-a-way, building your dream home, hobby farm or just enjoy room to roam. Open space, 3 ponds, and towering trees make this a natural paradise for Deer and Wild Turkeys. The existing 1885 farm House needs lots of loving but provides a large building envelope under CVC. Located on a paved road North of Georgetown, South of Erin and only 30 minutes from Brampton. $1,325,000

DAZZLINGLY DIFFERENT ON 45 ACRES - ERIN

This custom built 5 bedroom, 5 bathroom magnificent custom built estate offers 5,000+ sq ft of above ground living space with 2 potential suites to accommodate your extended family on 45 acres of mixed managed forest [35 acres], conservation land and farmland. Only tiles, hardwood and laminate flooring grace this spacious home with 2 offices, great rooms and a pampering master suite featuring magnificent views, a pampering 4 pieces bath with soaker and separate shower plus a huge walk-in closet. The Watchtower office offers pastoral views of the countryside. A barn, paddock area and a 2 storey 4,000 sq ft shop with 10ft ceilings & 200 amp hydro service for any hobbyist. Private secluded setting yet only a few minutes from Town and GO stations. $1,490,000

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UP AND COMING AT RIVER RUN

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS OF ENTERTAINMENT

Canada's "First Lady of Country Music - Carroll Baker Insert: B-The Underwater Bubble Show

River Run Centre announces its 20th Anniversary Season, (2017-2018) of professional entertainment which will include comedy, music and theatre for the whole family. “This season marks a milestone, as the River Run Centre celebrates its 20th Anniversary on October 4th, 2017,” said General Manager of Culture, Tourism and Community Investment Danna Evans. Carroll Baker performed as part of the opening night gala on October 4th 1997, and it is fitting that Canada’s “First Lady of County Music” returns to the stage at River Run Centre on October 4th to help mark 20 years of world-class entertainment. The Miijidaa Family Series features music, magical theatre and acrobats starting with the Mini Pop Kids. Take a magical journey with B -The Underwater Bubble Show, The Peking Acrobats and Scrap Arts Music round off the series. When it comes to music, the Richardson GMP Music Series serves up a variety of acts including one of Canada’s finest jazz singers Emilie-Claire Barlow. Also included are the Sons of Serendip, Tartan Terrors, The Cowboy Junkies, Gord Bamford, an unforgettable double bill with Digging Roots and Dione Taylor. Canadian music icon Tom Cochrane with Red Rider will be coming in March and Kim Mitchell closes the series. Wooly Kinderconcerts features a Saturday morning series that includes The Nutcracker, Hansel, Gretel and the Witch and Cinderella.

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Not to be outdone, the GuelphToday.com Comedy Series showcases comedy favourites including the “King of Canadian Comedy” Mike MacDonald, Louie Anderson, The Just for Laughs Road Show, now in its 15th year of touring Ontario and last but not least, a superstar of the stand-up stage, Roseanne Barr, closes the series and the season. This is but a small sample of the acts coming for this 2017-2018 season. For more information visit www. riverrun.ca. Tickets (including the PACK-IT-UP ticket packages) can be purchased online at www.riverrun. ca, by phone at 519-763-3000 or in person at the Box Office at 35 Woolwich Street in downtown Guelph. We look forward to seeing you there.


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CANADA I50 THIS SUMMER

0I EXPLORE CANADA’S PARKS All National Historic Sites, National Parks and Marine Conservation Areas that are maintained by Parks Canada are FREE ADMISSION. Provincial Parks are not free. IN SOUTHERN ONTARIO, TRY THESE FOR FREE

BRUCE PENINSULA NATIONAL PARK

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Fort George or Queenston Heights (Historic Sites) Point Pelee National Park (paddle the wetlands, watch birds) Bruce Peninsula National Park (hike, rent a yurt on Cyprus Lake) Georgian Bay Islands (boat tours, trail cycling, hiking)

02 DOORS OPEN ONTARIO Unique access to Historical, Architectural, Natural and Cultural Sites - many offering special activities, tours and exhibits. For participating venues, check www.doorsopenontario.on.ca LANDSCAPE OF NATIONS - NOTL

CANADIAN MUSEUM OF NATURE

03 ROAD TRIP! ENJOY THE SCENERY DRIVE TO OTTAWA and visit the Canadian Museum of Nature. TRY THE ULTIMATE COURSE: Drive up the Bruce Peninsula, take the ferry across to Manitoulin Island and then drive back south through Sudbury and Muskoka or... vice versa. CROSS BORDERS by driving into Quebec or Manitoba. What province haven’t you explored?

04 HOW CANADIAN ARE YOU, EH? Take the Government of Canada’s Online Quiz that tests your retained knowledge after reading the “Discover Canada Guide” www.cic.gc.ca/english/games/how/index.asp

05 GET YOUR RED & WHITE ON! Every July 1st, the country embraces our collective RED & WHITE theme. If you want to go all the way - order Canada Sesquicentennial commemorative items at: www.canada150merchandise.ca

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The 2Rivers Festival is an annual festival celebrating the beautiful Speed and Eramosa rivers which meet in the city of Guelph. Created in 2012, 2Rivers Festival has gathered people to share, enjoy and discover all that these rivers bring to our community. On Saturday, June 3rd in the morning and lasting til noon, there was the 2Rivers Cleanup, one of the events that the 2Rivers Festival hosts. Visit www.2riversfestival.ca for more

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06: A local Boy Scouts group crowd around their Scout Leader to get clean up instructions. 07: Spokesperson Brad Evoy gives instructions to the various groups. 08: Mother and daughter pose for a moment before joining their group. 09: A father and son team walk the bank of the river looking for trash. 10: Grace Bolton, back home from her first year at Queens Universary, stands ready to help clean up.

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BUSINESS PROFILE

GUELPH'S OWN DYNAMIC DUO FOR FINANCIAL PLANNING

KEN WHITE OF GUELPH FINANCIAL & PETER CURTIS OF DISABILITY TAX RESULTS, PARTNER TOGETHER TO CREATE AWARENESS AND HELP CHANGE PEOPLE'S LIVES Ken White and Peter Curtis’ partnership stemmed from two people who started in the workforce in manufacturing, then at varying points in their lives, discovered their passion, and knew immediately that they wanted to pursue careers where they can help others. When Peter began in manufacturing, he was elected for WSIB and Safety responsibilities. Peter enjoyed being able to care for people’s well-being, and because of this decided to go back to school where he graduated as a paralegal with honours in 2010. After a year of practicing civil law, Peter began to learn about the Disability Tax Credit and he was able to use his knowledge and passion around it to have a real emotional and financial impact on families who truly need it. Peter has found this so fulfilling in such a way that he has made it his focus. Peter is not only uncovering financial benefits for his clients, but because of his community awareness and connections, he is able to assist in educating people about all kinds of services available to people with special needs that they would otherwise not know about. Peter is changing lives by helping making daily challenges achievable, providing peace of mind, and opening the eyes of our community to services that are available but often overlooked. Ken uncovered a passion for financial planning in 1992 when meeting with his own planner. As he learned and discovered ways to help himself and his family, he immediately knew that teaching others how to do the same was what he wanted to do. Since 2012, Ken began focusing on families with special needs, and the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP). When you are eligible for the Disability Tax Credit, the RDSP becomes an option to potentially take advantage of generous Government Bonds and Grants, and do so as an exempt asset to your Disability Benefits. Ken is meticulous when it comes to ensuring that you receive all the Bonds and Grants you are eligible for, and it is his greatest pleasure to be able to reconnect with his clients, and give them the news that their funds have come in. He refers to that moment as life changing for the people he helps, and when you see him talk about RDSPs, you can see it has become so emotionally rewarding for him to be able to help these families.

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Peter and Ken started off their careers in similar places, and both made a change later in life to follow their passion- to both, it is a passion of helping others. They met through the Parkwood Gardens Neighborhood Group, and knew that by working together, they could reach more families in need. Continuing to work with groups such as Canadian Mental Health Association, Lakeside Hope House, Live and Learn, the March of Dimes and others, has allowed them to get in front of more families who don’t always know these advantages are there for them, or how to access them. Their love of community and the well-being of those in their community is what drives Peter and Ken to continue to be passionate about educating and serving those looking for help. They look forward to being able to help you, and those who are important to you. For more information on how you can reach Peter and Ken, see their ad on page 3 of this issue, call them at 519-265-3145 (Peter) or 519-821-5853 (Ken) or visit www.guelphfinancial.com


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BIG BUCKS FOR EPILEPSY SOUTH CENTRAL ONTARIO What began as a small fundraiser at a single Zehrs store in Guelph back in 2012 has grown to raise awareness and funds across the province of Ontario. This year, all forty-two Zehrs stores in Ontario joined together to support local epilepsy support centres in their fundraising and awareness efforts for the month of March.

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On Thursday, May 18th, representatives from participating epilepsy agencies from across Ontario met at the Guelph location to receive a cheque for $47.936.24! They were met by enthusiastic Zehrs employees in purple shirts, beaming with pride for their wonderful efforts. With six epilepsy agencies benefiting from this initiative, funds will go directly back to the community, supporting essential epilepsy support and education programming.

01: Purple Day cake celebrating the event. 02: From left to right: Jennifer Lyon, Nancy Evans, Paul Raymond, Cynthia Milburn, Scott McDougal, Kristen Welton and Mike Melo, VP for Loblaws.

The funds were raised during the month of March, which is epilepsy awareness month in Canada and coincides with Purple Day, a national day for epilepsy awareness, taking place each year on March 26th. A heartfelt thank you to all of the volunteers, staff, customers and community members involved in this wonderful campaign. Thank you so very much for your support.

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Give a little. See the good. The idea that became Givesome was born in Namibia (Africa) in 2002 when one of the founders, Jay Whitelaw, got to see first hand that there’s more to giving than spending a little money and getting a tax receipt. A friend of his who was living in poverty received some basic necessities for his home, and the entire community came together to celebrate the fact that people on the other side of the world who they would never meet would take care of one of their own. This started Jay on a journey to find a way to let givers see the impact of their giving. Now, in 2017, Givesome is a not-for-profit created to show people the difference they make when they give. They highlight local and global charitable projects on their app and provide users the opportunity to fund those projects for $2, $5 or $10, keeping 0% of that money. The best part is that once a project is completed, video footage provided by the charity partners is sent back to everyone who supported that project. For as little as $2, givers can meet tangible needs and then see the direct impact of every donation.

By providing people the opportunity to engage with the stories of projects that resonate with them and see the result of their generosity, Givesome aims to increase the number of people who give to charity, meaning more good work gets done. By sharing statistics, giving trends and insights with charities, Givesome will help them better communicate with their donors, providing their supporters with a better giving experience.

Through partnerships with like-minded companies Givesome is able to offer donors the assurance that their dollars are going directly to the projects, not to Givesome’s administration. In the app, partner companies are given a significant opportunity to be seen as giving-spirited and to include their employees and customers in their giving.

Keep an eye on this startup, as they are preparing to become one of the largest giving platforms in the world. Givesome is available for Android and iOS devices, and download links can be found at www.givesome.com/app.

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outdoor living

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Here CINDY JARDIM, style and trends director for Lowe's, shares her tips for achieving these looks.

CU BAN COO L This festive, fun and vibrant transitional trend evokes images of lush island life and memories of tropical locales, letting your vacation come to you. Embrace woven wicker furnishings and warm copper with lively splashes of island greens, surf blues, fiery reds, and tropical citrus tints. Consider keeping your lemonade cool with a palm tree ice cube or two.

R EN E WED FO R MALIT Y Comfort and classic details inspire this tailored and timeless trend. Bring indoor comfort into your outdoor living room with gazebos and pergolas framed by luxe drapes. Paired with oversized gold lanterns and glazed ceramics, this style creates an updated traditional aesthetic. A classic mix of layered neutrals, timeless greys, Catalina blue and soft coral define this polished look. >>>

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outdoor living

As seen on Bellacor.com

M E TRO M O D E R N This contemporary design story merges urban influences with simple details. Picture escaping the concrete jungle with streamlined design and a cosmopolitan edge. Contrast bursts of bold yellow against sleek shades to create visual interest with geometric patterns and crisp minimalist lines.

G R ACIO US LIVI N G Take a break in sun-kissed casual comfort. Relaxed, soft floral patterns meet creamy whites and fresh shades of coral, apple green and robin's egg blue to create the perfect ambiance for sitting pretty on your porch or patio swing. Find more patio designs and outdoor furniture options online at lowes.ca. THN www.newscanada.com

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ARTIST PROFILE

BONITA SILVER

ARTISTS DECOR

Bonita Silver is a self taught artisan whose inspiration came to her at the age of 16 while studying art in Kitchener. By practicing her art, Bonita's own constructivism techniques and interpretations emerged under the great umbrella of Art Deco. Being a geometrical artisan in Art Deco, Bonita researched the Art Deco Constructivism Era, which began in the early 1900's in The Netherlands, with great interest. She began the process of establishing a collection featuring her works in this form of artistry. Bonita first began her collection designs in the pen and ink medium, but over the years started to experiement with colour. Using oils, acrylics and leaf on everything from canvas to usable art forms, including fabrics, Bonita has now accommodated her designs on many scales. It is Bonita's hope that by resurrecting this art form she can ensure that this artistry will once again become established as a reigning art form and therby helping her goal of becoming the leading Art Deco Constructivist Artisan in North America. If you want to see more of Bonita's work, visit her facebook page at: www.facebook.com/bonita.silver.1

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DANCING AT THE OLD QUEBEC STREET MALL 01

On June 4th, Guelph Dance held an exhibation of 4 different and powerful dancers inside the Old Quebec Street Mall. The audience sat mesmerized as the members of the Young Company of Halifax & Guelph Youth Dance Company, Lisa Odjig, KasheDance and the OURO Collective demonstrated selections from their varied dance performances. Truly a spellbinding sight! 03

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01: KasheDance including Cheryl Chan, Yui Ugai, Christopher Walker, Amansu Eason, Kevin A. Ormsby, Pierre Clark, Tereka Tyler-Davis, Shakeil Rollock with Gabriella Parson in the front. 02: Two time world hoop dancer champion Lisa Odjig encourages 2 young volunteers to try some of the basic tricks of the trade. 03: Tereka Tyler-Davis of KasheDance leaps forward. 04: Members of the OURO Collective bring their unique blend of breaking, waacking, hip hop and contemporary dance to the floor. 05: Young Company of Halifax & Guelph Youth Dance Company. 16

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BUSINESS PROFILE

DON'T WORRY ABOUT THE DESTINATION

ENJOY THE JOURNEY

Scott Dunn has personally ridden 13,000km in over 6 years while researching Ebikes. This included repairing, learning from his mistakes and becoming very familiar with Ebikes and Chinese Ebikes in general. What he learned is while there appear to be many Ebike companies out there, in fact there are only a small quantity of actual manufacturers with a lot of re-branding. In addition, Scott found out that the technical information on these Ebikes that was available through their North American distributers was pretty much next to nothing. Scott discovered that what he wanted and what he got were not always the same, which resulted in additional costs to make the Ebike suitable to ride in all Canadian seasons. This frustration led Scott to search for an innovative leader in the Ebike world. Scott sought a manufacturer that would be “the best Ebike in the world, regardless of cost”. He required durability, reliability, style, proven technologies and a verified electric bike manufacturer with brand name bike components. This led him to MerryGold Electric Bikes.

171 Electric Bike Company MerryGold Electric Bikes OW NER

Scott DUNN C O NTACT

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Established in 2001, Changzhou MerryGold Machinery Co is committed to manufacturing high-quality electric bicycles at reasonable prices. This has made them one of the top five manufacturers of electric bikes in China. MerryGold Electric Bikes is equipped with the latest state of the art testing, measuring, assembling and painting equipment. Scott quickly discovered that MerryGold Electric Bikes innovation and commitment to excellence meant that he now benefited from their commitment to quality, service and innovation. This discovery led Scott to create the 171 Electric Bike Company where he partnered with MerryGold Electric Bikes. He can provide the top of the line electric bikes at an affordable cost that require minimal to no mechanical experience. For more information and to see the wide selection of ebikes, visit his website at www.171ebike.com

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ENJOY A TRULY

CANADIAN MEAL CANADA I50 TO CELEBRATE

Canada's 150th birthday is a time to celebrate all things Canadian. Being Canadian brings on thoughts of salmon swimming upstream to spawn, peameal bacon sizzling in a pan, beavertails on Ottawa's Rideau Canal, and tapping maple trees for fresh syrup when the cold winter starts to break. Sifto is celebrating its 150th anniversary along with Canada's milestone birthday. Sifto commissioned leading Canadian gastro chef Mike Shedden to create a perfect Canadian dish of salt-cured maple Canadian Atlantic salmon. This dish is best served cold on top of a dill crème fraîche with fried capers on French bread.

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MAPLE SALMON

Mix all dry ingredients together in a mixing bowl until completely combined.

SALT CURED

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Coat salmon in cure, and reserve 40% of mixture.

Serves: 25 1oz slices

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Lay salmon skin side down on a baking sheet with half of remaining cure underneath.

• 1 kg Atlantic Salmon, skin on • 1 kg Sifto Table Salt • 1/2 kg Granulated Sugar • 2 Oranges, zested • 250 g Cracked and Roasted Black Pepper • 1/4 cup Smoked Paprika • 3/4 cup Real Maple Syrup Best served on French bread with dill crème fraîche and fried capers.

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Mix in maple syrup to remaining cure and coat exposed salmon in wet cure. STE P 05

Wrap tightly in cellophane and leave in refrigerator for three days. STE P 06

Flip salmon once every 24 hours for best results. STE P 07

Once salmon is cured, rinse cure off well and slice salmon thinly and on a slight bias. www.newscanada.com


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Happy Birthday Canada! 100 Years of Helping Canadians

Dedicated to Serving Town & Country Properties

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