Amelanchier alnifolia

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Amelanchier alnifolia

a plant in the family Rosaceae; its foliage is sufficiently cyanogenetic to cause poisoning of animals. Called also Saskatoon serviceberry, juneberry.
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They did some taste testing at craft shows, and eventually settled on balancing the Saskatoon berry cream filing with a semi-sweet dark Belgian chocolate.
Like us, the western Indians and early pioneers always looked forward to the saskatoon berry season.
The Saskatoon berry looks like a blueberry and is said to have a cherry/almond taste.
Large white tents were set up to provide shelter and give visitors a place to sit down and enjoy their bannock, bison stew, Saskatoon berry pie and muskeg tea along with a large display of Native crafts.
Prairie Lane Saskatoons will have a fruit topping made from the Saskatoon berry,, native to Alberta, while apple specialist Martin's Family Fruit Farm will present its wares.

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