A Taste of Timmins

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A Cookbook Celebrating Community, Heritage, Diversity and Inclusion.

Un livre de recettes célébrant de la communauté, de l’héritage, de la diversité et de l’inclusion.

Bon Appétit!

The cookbook Taste of Timmins — Bon Appétit! helps us acknowledge and remember the importance of coming together in celebration of community, heritage, diversity, and inclusion.

When traditional recipes are passed down from generation to generation, we are able to express our cultural identity and connect with our ancestors, history, and community. The sharing of the recipes in this book helps us connect to one another in celebration of who we are — individually and as a community.

Cookbook recipe categories include:

  • Soups and Salads
  • Breads, Grains and Pancakes
  • Main Dishes
  • Family Favourites and Traditional Dishes
  • Wild Game
  • Desserts
Taste of Timmins front cover


Alfie's Cigar Store
219 Third Avenue
705 264-0379
Aline's Tea Shop
105 Pine Street South
705 360-5566
Anti-Hunger Coalition office
3-71 Balsam Street South
705 262-2499
Porcupine Dante Club
162 Cedar Street South
705 264-3185
Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre
325 Second Avenue
705 360-2617
Timmins Public Library
320 Second Avenue
705 360-2623

South Porcupine

Giant Tiger
Porcupine Mall, 4858 Highway 101
705 235-3443
McDonald's Pharmacy
67 Bruce Avenue
705 235-3941
Porcupine Timber Mart Hardware
85 Bruce Avenue
705 235-3828
sample recipes
ACT Anti-Hunger Coalition Timmins
Jennifer Vachon, Amber McLaughlin, Yvon Jobin, Betty Ann Horbul, Chiara Pizzale
Timmins Multicultural Society
Helen Yaschyshyn, President and Graphic Artist
Timmins and District Multicultural Centre
Bincy Kurian, Mike Scott
Université de Hearst
Mélissa Lalonde, Simone Amagnamoua
NEST (Newcomers Encouraging Self-Empowerment in Timmins)
Andrew Persad
Northern College
Wendy Boucher
TEDC Timmins Project Advisory Group
Anna Syed
Diane Armstrong: Historian and Author
Gary Schelling: Website Design
Métis Nation of Ontario, Timmins office
Richard Aubin
Timmins Museum: National Exhibition Centre
Karen Bachmann
Collège Boréal
Misiway Milopemahtesewin Community Health Centre
Timmins Native Friendship Centre
Malette Lumber camp