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Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Locally made caramels maintain national exposure

Local caramel lovers are likely familiar with Becky’s Blissful Bakery in Pewaukee. What began as a hobby back in 2007 for Blissful Bakery’s owner, Rebecca Scarberry, has turned into a thriving candy business. The early days consisted of a lot of hard work and ingenuity, like selling from a kiosk at
Monday, March 18, 2013

Afro Fusion Cuisine’s all-natural spice mixes

 Like many immigrants, Yollande Tchouapi Deacon was disappointed by how difficult it was to find her native cuisine in Milwaukee after she moved here in 2001. African restaurants were, and still are, a rarity in the city, and the
Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013

Milwaukee’s Organic Pioneer

Tired of politics and business as usual, a 22-year-old Steve Pincus became the first manager of the East Kane Street Food Co-op, the roots of the now-familiar Outpost Natural Foods. It was 1970 when Pincus, who now
Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011

Natural Foods Grocery

Outpost Natural Foods has become a Milwaukee institution during its 40 years in business. Not only does it provide fresh, nutritious produce and meat (and top-notch beer, wine and snacks), but it's also at the forefront of the Our Milwaukee...
Friday, April 9, 2010

Metro Milwaukee Dining Guide

Bombay Sweets 3401 S. 13th St., 383-3553 19555 W. Bluemound Road, 262-780-2998 The spare setting only includes white Formica tables and plastic utensils, but this all-vegetarian East Indi
Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009

Outpost Natural Foods

When Outpost Natural Foods opened in the spring of 1971, it was part of the first wave of now-standard eco-trends, like bulk buying, purchasing from local farms and rewarding conservation. The grassro
Sunday, May 17, 2009
Images of the tiny ethnic grocery store and the specialty food shop exert a powerful pull on our inner-foodie-the narrow aisles, the neighborly chitchat at the deli counter or bakery case, that specialty food the place is famous for, the owners and cashiers who know the regulars by name. Mammoth supermarkets the size of a city block offering low prices and convenient one-stop shopping are swallowing these little gems, leaving a homogenized foodscape in their wake. Thanks to conscientious citizens unfazed by the tempting fluorescent glow of corporately owned groceries...
Wednesday, May 6, 2009

Plus Heroes and Jerks of the Week

Celebrate World Fair Trade Day and support more than 30 socially conscious retailers by participating in the second annual Milwaukee Fair Trade Crawl on Saturday, May 9. The Milwaukee Fair Trade Coalition-sponsored event kicks off at 10:30 a.m. at the Outpost in Bay View, where Mayor Tom Barrett and the...
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008

Choose Wisconsin foods this year

’Tis the season for your calorie count to skyrocket. What better way to feel truly at home with the holidays than to savor—or share—a taste of Wisconsin? You already know you’ll be satisfied with local classics such as Quality Candy, Usinger’s and Penzeys. But consider expanding your menu with other local food and drink specialties...
Saturday, April 12, 2008

Whole Foods Market

Not just any city is capable of supporting a gourmet grocery store devoted to food in its purest state. But because we Milwaukeeans have proven our allegiance, we not only have all-natural meats, seafood, groceries and produce at our fingertips...