From beer to butter tarts, Wellington County has plenty to experience.

Wellington County offers some of the best down-to-earth, natural food experiences that Ontario has to offer. The best part is, you don’t have to travel far from home to enjoy this region’s rich agricultural history.

From dining at restaurants in downtown Guelph to the rural beauty of country farms, Wellington County has a culinary experience for everyone that you can enjoy year-round. Taste Real’s local food map helps you plan a day or weekend trip tailored to your own tastes.

Craft beer lovers might select a trip to Elora Brewing Company, Royal City Brewing Company, or Wellington Brewery to enjoy the region’s growing craft beer industry.

Meanwhile, The Butter Tarts and Buggies trail offers a chance to explore the simpler life. Enjoy decadent local butter tarts while exploring the unique Mennonite cultural offerings of the region.

On September 30, get a taste of Wellington County at the Rural Romp. This self-guided, free tour takes you to various farm and food locations throughout Wellington County. At each location, you’ll find farmers and business owners who are passionate about bringing real taste and local food to you.