Located in the heart of Huron County, only 15 minutes from the shores of Lake Huron and 40 minutes from London and Stratford, the Village of Hensall is the White Bean Capital of Canada and home to Canada’s largest inland granary. Did you know that over 50% of the baked beans eaten throughout Great Britain are actually shipped from Hensall Co-op in Hensall, Ontario?

When you visit, be sure to visit Cottage Culture to shop their selection of high-quality Scandinavian designed outdoor furniture, unique Canadian-made fire pits and other cottage luxuries -elegant. It is right next to and IceCulture, a very ‘cool’ business that creates ice sculptures showcased world-wide, or take in a show at Hensall Heritage Hall. Pick up the finest of local roasts, chops or bacon at Metzger Meats, then pair it with locally grown garlic and delicious garlic products from The Garlic Box.

Two more items to add to your itinerary while planning your excursion: the Spirits of Bluewater Tours, and the Bluewater Heritage Tours, both of which take you to places you’ll want to visit again!