Fergus, Ontario

Welcome to Fergus, a historic town in Ontario Canada. Formerly known as "Little Falls", it is now part of the Township of Centre Wellington, along with Elora and Belwood.

Following an ancient native path upstream from Elora, Adam Fergusson and James Webster first laid eyes on "Little Falls", the future site of Fergus in 1833. Excited by the prospect of fertile farmland, and not only one mill site, but two along that stretch of the Grand River, their decision was made. They purchased 7400 acres and the little Scottish hamlet was born.


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chocolate sandwich cookie crumbs
finely chopped pecans
sifted powdered sugar
sweetened flaked coconut
light corn syrup
strawberry preserves
sifted powdered sugar Keep Cooking

Combine cookie crumbs, pecans, 3/4 cup powdered sugar, and coconut, in a large bowl; add corn syrup and preserves. Stir until well blended. Shape mixture into 1-inch balls, using 1 level tablespoon of mixture for each. Roll balls in 3/4 cup powdered sugar. Roll each ball again so it'll be coated very well. Store cookies in an airtight container up to 1 week.