Sap on tap for Maple Weekend

Above: Making syrup. Photo by QUOI Media Group, via Flickr.

Two weeks of maple syrup mania begin this weekend, and maple producers across New York State will be celebrating with open houses, pancake breakfasts, and lots of the sweet stuff.

It would take the whole two weekends to list every mapley Catskills event and tidbit, so here are some highlights:

it's been awhile since the flood and things have not changed much in Oliverea. I am boiling sap and making pure maple syrup for the 20th year. Saps been flowing well and the syrup is fantastic.

Are you mapled out? Never! For a full list of all maple weekend events and providers, check out