bryant house

The Bryant House Among Top-Rated Mom & Pop Restaurants in Vermont

Vermont has fewer people in the whole state than most big cities, but locals know they don’t have to travel to find good food in our neck of the woods.  Our own Bryant House Restaurant, located right next to The Vermont Country Store in Weston, is no longer a well-kept secret now that it’s made… more

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Fall in Vermont: It’s Time for Apples and Maple!

One of Our Favorite Fall Family Recipes By Eliot Orton, Proprietor When it comes to apples and maple, none compare to the bushels and gallons you’ll find here in Vermont. And when my kids and I combine them with The Vermont Country Store pancake mix (our very own), they turn into a breakfast treat that’s perfect… more

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Introducing Our Book of Family Recipes—Generations in the Making

Recipes, History, and Lore from The Vermont Country Store  By Eliot Orton, Proprietor The Vermont Country Store Cookbook has been decades in the making! The 120 recipes included in our cookbook have their roots in five generations of the Orton and Wilcox families. Our Inspiration   Just as there is a long history of storekeepers… more