Bracebridge, branded as "The Heart of Muskoka", is located geographically in the centre of Muskoka. The community was incorporated as a village in 1875 and a town in 1889. With the advent of regional government in Bracebridge shopperJanuary 1971, the Town of Bracebridge and the surrounding townships were brought together as one municipality. It encompasses 62,119 hectares and has five wards: Bracebridge, Monck/Muskoka, Macaulat, Draper and Oakley. The naming of Bracebridge has been traced to a postmaster who took the name from the book, "Bracebridge Hall" written by American author Washington Irving.


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Seven Layer Salad

2 tbsp

1/2 c
1 pkg
8
1 1/2 c
1/2 c
1/2 c
1 1/2 c
sugar
chopped lettuce or spinach
chopped green peppers
frozen green peas
bacon fried & crumbled
mayonnaise
chopped celery
chopped green onions
shredded cheese

more recipes Mix sugar and mayonnaise together. Place lettude/spinach, celery, green onions and peas in layers in 13 x 9 pan or large bowl. Spread mayonnaise mixture over peas. Top with shredded cheese. Crumble bacon over top of cheese. Chill for 8 hours or overnight.

Recipes from Grey County Fare