Feb 27, 2012 - Uncategorized    No Comments

A hard night at the sap house

We have been boiling sap night and day making maple syrup. Neighbors, family and friends have been stopping by to make sure I do not fall asleep on the job. Everyone gets a snow cone treat.  Fresh snow drizzled with pure maple syrup right from the evaporator! Native people boiled sap in birch bark containers to make a sweet liquid drink.  Imagine how tricky it was not to set the birch bark container on fire!

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