It's sugar time
East Hampton - posted Feb, 22 2013
EAST HAMPTON- Rick’s Sugar Shack, located at 69 Collie Brook Road, will hold its annual tours and tasting open house on Saturday, March 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (snow date is Sunday March 3). Learn the sugaring process from start to finish. Outdoor attire and footwear is suggested. In the Tasting Room you can sample all of the maple treats and products they create. Rick’s Sugar Shack is open to the public every Saturday and Sunday through the end of March from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and by appointment during the week. School groups, scouts or other civic groups can arrange a private tour. The Maple Sweets Shop offers maple syrup and products such as maple mustard, popcorn, candy, fudge, jelly, bread, baked goods and more. Connecticut-pure maple syrup and products will be produced in the sugar shack until early April. Call 860-267-7117 or 7180 for more information.