Monthly Archives: August 2013

Ferndale Turkey (No, It's Not November Yet)

Posted on August 1, 2013

You may think of Ferndale and automatically think first of the delectable all natural birds we get from Ferndale each Thanksgiving. We think it's worth considering the great mid-summer options we...
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Ask Chef Rachael - August 2013

Posted on August 1, 2013

Q. I love shrimp and read a lot of recipes that say it should cook in just a few minutes. Besides being afraid to undercook it, it never looks brown enough after only 1-2 minutes. Exactly how long...

Kitchen Tips - August 2013

Posted on August 1, 2013

When grilling baby bok choy, halve it through the stem and rinse it. Gently shake it dry, but allow some drops of water to cling to the leaves (the bok choy will cook more evenly due to the steam the...
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Two of the Season's Best Vegetables to Put in Your Cart

Posted on August 1, 2013

They may be available most of the year, but come August, corn and tomatoes are at their peak in flavor and nutrition. Get in on some of summer's best offerings while the getting is good (seriously...

Hail Summer Herbs - Delicious and Great for Health

Posted on August 1, 2013

For centuries, herbs have been used to prevent and treat various health issues. Modern medicine abandoned them for a while, focusing on drugs to ease our ills. But new integrative and complementary...

Pedaling Great Coffee: The Mission of Peace

Posted on August 1, 2013

Peace Coffee has been proudly roasting, brewing and pedaling (no, not peddling – we mean bicycles!) outstanding fair trade and organic coffee in the heart of south Minneapolis since 1996! Peace...
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Groveland Confections

Posted on August 1, 2013

Groveland Confections in Minnetonka, MN is a locally owned and operated business specializing in the art of candy making. Their delectable handmade chocolate novelties include everything from Dark...
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The Local Message: Inspirational, Friendly and Funny Greetings

Posted on August 1, 2013

While you're spinning your cart through the aisles to pick up local tomatoes, cheese, or freshly baked bread, you might not realize that we stock a wide selection of local greeting cards, too. Our...
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Spice of Life: Lucky's Popcorn Dressing

Posted on August 1, 2013

North Mankato's Mark Porisch is a man on a mission: "to find out what foods CANNOT be improved by hot peppers." In 2008, Mark founded Lucky's Popcorn Dressing, which produces and distributes...
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Locally Made, Italian Inspired: Desserts by Alighieri

Posted on August 1, 2013

An amateur baker her entire life, Mary Pat Ingwell happily married into a Sicilian family with a history of baking and a love of food. (When we caught up with her recently, she had just returned days...
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