Monthly Archives: August 2013

New in the Imported Cheese Department

Posted on August 1, 2013

MONTE ENEBRO – This striking soft cheese, handmade in Avila, Spain, by legendary cheesemaker Rafael Baez and his daughter Paloma, has been described as one of the most complex and wonderful aged goat...
Posted in New Products

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...

Burpee's The Cook's Garden: August 2013 Edition

Posted on August 1, 2013

You can't get any more local than vegetables from your own garden, and it's not too late to plant Burpee seeds from The Cook's Garden. With this month's quick-to-mature choices, just plant them...
Posted in Kowalski's News

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...
Posted in Kowalski's News

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...
Posted in Kowalski's News

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...
Posted in Kowalski's News

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...
Posted in Kowalski's News

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...
Posted in Kowalski's News

La Quercia: Hand-Crafted Cured Pancetta, Prosciutto and Speck

Posted on August 1, 2013

Herb and Kathy Eckhouse started La Quercia to create premium quality American prosciutto, then went on to apply what they'd learned to other cuts of pork. The husband and wife team from Norwalk, IA...
Posted in Kowalski's News

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