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Introduction to Cabot Shores' Blog

Enjoy a series of blogs by the Cabot Shores team featuring recipes, do it yourself tips, stories and guides to outdoor adventure and what is new on Cape Breton.

Join the conversation on the Cabot Shores blog! Cape Breton Island is a special place and we want to know what adventures, events, wildlife, art, music, even which stories around the camp fire engage you the most. Write to tell us what interests you most.

St Valentine’s special recipe February

Make your loved one a special something…. Ingredients for 8 portions: 3 eggs 80g sugar (or less if you’d like) 100g dark chocolat 80g soft butter 50g flour or corn flour Directions: Beat the eggs and sugar. Melt the chocolate over a double boiler and add the diced butter. Pour it into the egg mix …

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Galette des Rois (King’s cake)

The traditional Galette des Rois is composed of puff pastry and frangipane, a sweet filling made with almond meal. Order it now from Cabot Shores. Pre-order your Galette des Rois 2 days in advance and come pick it up on your chosen day all thru January Enjoy it with your family and friends ! Just …

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March Break Packages

March Break Yurt or Lodge Package March, 2020 2 night stay in a large Mongolian Yurt, Cedar Yurt, or Lodge Room 2-course dinner Friday evening Buffet dinner Saturday evening Breakfast Saturday and Sunday morning Morning Qi Gong and Mediation (for the whole family) Optional add ons: Hot tub, snowshoeing, downhill skiing at Cape Smokey Cost …

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Photo of an Empty Yurt. Glamping in Nova Scotia at Its Finest.

Preeminent Glamping in Nova Scotia: Cabot Shores

In 2019, Cabot Shores was touted as one of the “coolest places to go glamping in Canada” by Chatelaine Magazine. We were also recently featured in a lengthy exposé on Canada.com. Glamping, along with sustainability, wellness, and exploration, has always been an integral part of our DNA. We’re continuously enhancing the guest experience to not …

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Photo of Gnocchi at One of the Premier Cape Breton Restaurants

The Best Cape Breton Restaurants

One of the most overlooked aspects of an escape to Cabot Trail is the diverse culinary scene in the communities of Ingonish, Neil’s Harbour, and even right here at Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort at Indian Brook. Cape Breton Island is home to innovative burger joints, seaside fish shacks, farm-to-table bistros, and, yes, an ever-popular, 12-person farmhouse …

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Wellness Retreats in Canada

Wellness Retreats in Canada: Rejuvenate at Cabot Shores

Cape Breton Island is a Canadian hidden gem if there ever was one. The island has dramatic seaside cliffs that rival Midcoast Maine, California’s Big Sur, and even stretches of Hawaii. Martens, moose, lynx, and snowshoe hares frolic the land, unstirred by our presence. A rising, homegrown culinary scene continues to blossom along the Atlantic …

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