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Vermont Maple & Smoke

We are a small batch producer of BBQ and other sauces featuring Vermont maple syrup in combination with different spices and local produce.

In 2016 my wife and I took a month long honeymoon in India, which was an amazing and bonding experience for us both. After returning home in mid April I wanted to have some time for sage reflection, so I went camping for a few days on the banks of the Waterbury Reservoir near Stowe VT. While basking in some early spring weather I did something I had read about in some wild foraging books, and I cut a small notch in a birch tree and inserted a small strip of bark. Low and behold drips of sap water began to spill out, about once a second. I was thrilled, and collected the dripping sap in a metal cup. After a few hours I only had about a cup of liquid, but I reduced it on the coals of my fire until it what I was left with was a lightly sweet drink tasting of marshmallows and birch beer. The whole process seemed so perfectly in harmony with that very natural of places, and I was excited by the prospects of tapping maple and birch in the future, and with the memories of spices of India still ringing in my head I pondered what possibilities where flowing through the trunks of those trees in that cold forest.

From then on year after year I tapped a small grove a trees, each year getting more and more syrup boiling sap and fogging up the windows of our home. I would spend snowy winters days applying that syrup to different sauce preparations, searching for recipes we would some day try and bring to the streets.
  • Vermont Smoke & Maple - Spicy Maple Mustard BBQ Sauce - A Slice of Vermont
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    Vermont Smoke & Maple - Spicy Maple Mustard BBQ Sauce

    Vermont Maple & Smoke
    $7.00

    Mustard and maple are old friends. When the French where pushed from the region they resettled in New Orleans, where they developed sauces with Cre...

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  • Vermont Smoke & Maple - Smoked Apple BBQ Sauce - A Slice of Vermont
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    Vermont Smoke & Maple - Smoked Apple BBQ Sauce

    Vermont Maple & Smoke
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    Besides maple, apples are Vermont’s pride and joy. When you add a little smoke and chilies you have a flavor unique to these hills, and perfect for...

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  • Vermont Smoke & Maple - Maple Mole - A Slice of Vermont

    Vermont Smoke & Maple - Maple Mole

    Vermont Maple & Smoke
    $7.00

    Mexico has one of the oldest and greatest food cultures of the Americas. Mole (MO-lay) is a sauce with a complex mix of flavors developed by famili...

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  • Vermont Smoke & Maple - Bourbon Barrel Aged Maple - A Slice of Vermont

    Vermont Smoke & Maple - Bourbon Barrel Aged Maple

    Vermont Maple & Smoke
    $9.00

    Pure Vermont maple syrup aged six months in bourbon barrels. Naturally perfect for drizzling on a dish for brunch or desserts, or as a glaze for sa...

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    $9.00
  • Vermont Smoke & Maple - Maple Espresso BBQ Sauce - A Slice of Vermont

    Vermont Smoke & Maple - Maple Espresso BBQ Sauce

    Vermont Maple & Smoke
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    Like maple and winter sports, coffee has a strong and maybe surprising link to the Green Mountain. While coffee isn't grown in Vermont, we do have ...

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