Pemberton’s Guide for the Travelling Sweet Tooth
We all get cravings for a little sweet treat once and a while.
Don’t fret; Pemberton’s local shops have you covered. From fresh-baked goodies for breakfast to homemade takeaway pies, your taste buds will be delighted. So don’t deny yourself Pemberton’s best; you deserve it; you’re on vacation!
Summer has finally arrived, meaning berry season is around the corner. With an abundance of fresh strawberries, raspberries, blackberries and blueberries, you can’t miss out on the tasty goodies packed full of delicious flavours. Besides, if it's got fruit included, it’s practically healthy. But don’t worry, all you chocolate lovers, there’s more sweet goodness to go around.
Read on to find any sweet tooth's favourite spots you’ve been dreaming for.
Mount Currie Coffee is a must for coffee and a treat to go. Named after the stunning Mount Currie towering over Pemberton in the background, this coffee company lives up to its big title. Founded by local mountain-loving coffee enthusiasts, they’ve aligned themselves with those who share the belief in sustainable coffee growing practices. They strive to bring you the best cup of joe you’ve ever tasted.
For those who appreciate a little sweetness in their coffee, try ordering the Canadian-O for a shot of maple syrup in your latte. They also offer a variety of sweet treats, baked fresh each morning. You can’t go wrong with starting your day with a cup of coffee and a delight to go.
The Beer Farmers is a popular local brewery, great for enjoying a fresh pint after a long ride or strolling through their seasonal crops. This summer, for the first time, The Beer Farmers and Miller’s Fries are offering a soft serve. Is there a more deadly combination than a 100% locally brewed pint and fresh ice cream swirl?! Currently, they’re offering vanilla and a vegan pineapple whip. You’ll have to keep an eye out for different new flavours.
There’s nothing better than an ice cream swirl on a hot summer day, it’s an essential summer requirement.
North Arm Farm is known for its delicious produce harvested yearly and its seasonal U-pick patches. But did you know they also offer a variety of sweet and savoury fresh-baked pies? For those craving a homemade pie just like grandma used to make. North Arm Farm typically has a fantastic berry season; you can only imagine the fresh, juicy pie filling melting in your mouth.
Pick up a pie for a special occasion or treat yourself; you’ll never regret splurging on this sweet treat. Of course, your guests will be blown away when served one of these pies; you’ll have to pass it off as your own.
For those who have more of a savoury tooth, do we have a treat for you. First, stop at The Cheese Pusherman Roadhouse, just north of Pemberton in Mount Currie. Now in a new ideal location, they offer live music and creative cheese-packed dishes. Dine-in or grab a block of cheese to go.
Along with the variety of cheese offerings, they also have the freshest donuts you’ve ever tasted. From carefully crafted sandwiches, and 3-cheese Macaroni, to a one-of-a-kind take on the Canadian Poutine, the Cheese Man has it all. This is the place when your cheesiest dreams come true.
The magical community of Pemberton offers a unique foodie experience. The shops mostly all locally sourced ingredients from the valley; you can’t go wrong with whatever stop you make. So make the most of your time in Pemberton and enjoy the treats.
Posted: Tuesday, July 12, 2022