Mother's Day & Victoria Day Specials
May - A month for Mothers and Monarchs
Mum's the word for the month of May. Join us in celebrating the wonderful mothers in our lives, and Queen Victoria's birthday which affords us a much appreciated holiday as the weather warms up. Her reignthe longest in British historysaw the arrival of Darwin's theory of evolution, the telegraph and popular press, as well as expansion of railways across the British Empire, including Canada's Transcontinental Railway.
Here at Tall Grass, we show our respect as we pull delicious treats from our ovens. The following special items are available at both The Forks and Wolseley, except where noted.
- Traditional Imperial Cookie
With a Canadian twist - wild blueberry filling.
$ 2.50 plus taxes
A meringue based dessert with a crisp crust and soft, light inside. It was inspired by and named after the Russion ballet dancer Anna Pavlova in the 1920s.
$ 4.95 plus taxes
- Victorian Rose-Shaped Lemon Pound Cake
A rich lemony treat popularized in the Victorian era and still a delight!
- Queen Elizabeth Cake (On Victoria Day Weekend only)
A rich date and walnut cake made for Queen Elizabeth's coronation. It has been a hit on the prairies ever since.
$ 3.00 plus taxes
- Lemon, Sage & Peppercorn Bread
Available on weekends only. A fresh herb bread to celebrate spring! Earthy, tangy, rich! (Forks location only)
- Raspberry Brownie
Decadent and delectable! (Wolseley location only) $ 2.30 plus taxes
- Strawberry Rhubarb Pie
A perennial favourite and a sure sign of spring. (Wolseley location only)
$ 23.00 plus pie plate deposit
Tall Grass Prairie Bread Company in Wolseley (859 Westminster)
- Mondays through Fridays 7 AM - 6 PM
- Saturdays 7 AM - 5 PM
- Sundays and all holidays - CLOSED
Tall Grass Prairie Bread Company at The Forks Market
Grass Roots Prairie Kitchen at The Forks Market
- OPEN every day, 7 days a week
- Saturdays through Thursdays 7 AM - 6:30 PM
- Fridays: 7 AM - 9 PM