Winter Market Inside the Mill City Museum

by Brenda LangtonTastemaker in Residence           

                Winter Markets inside the Mill City Museum 

                Second Saturdays | Nov - Apr |10 am - 1 pm  

                                        Saturday |12.13.14 | 10 - 1

                                                          Mill City Farmers Market   

                     2014 Gift Guide

Check out these locally made, unique gift ideas from our farmers and food crafters, perfect for goodie baskets, stocking stuffers, and host or hostess gifts. We've got fresh flavors for all the food lovers in your life: the sweet tooth, the carnivore, the home cook, you name it! We've made just a few selections but there are many more incredible options to choose from on Saturday!

                              **We will have FREE gift wrapping available on Sat!**

For the Fans of Fromage: Shop Singing Hills Goat DairyShepherd's Way FarmsStar Thrower Farm, and Prairie Hollow Farm for incredible goat, sheep and cow's milk cheese. Perfect for pre-dinner snacking and party fare. Pair any of these with some of Very Prairie's famous crackers, honey fromAmes Farm, and jellies from Heathglen or Market Chef Pantry! Voila!

 For the Gracious Host(ess): Chances are you'll be a guest at a dinner party or some other holiday function coming up. Check out unique gift sets from French NuggetMarket Chef PantryWorker BOlsen Naturals,Page & FlowersBarkley's Bistro (for the dog lovers) and more! Put it all together in one of Jeanne Beatrice's Market Baskets and you'll surely be invited back again next year!

For the Early Risers: Say Good Morning with one of Bliss Granola's tasty seasonal varieties, Icelandic yogurt (skyr) from Star Thrower Farm, gourmet Guatemalan coffee beans from Cafe Palmira, organic oats from Sunrise Flour Mill, ground flaxseed from Flax, and some maple syrup from Northern Lakes Wild Rice or Birchberry!

  For the Carnivore: Grab some Triple Crown BBQ Sauce(special 2 for $15) and an assortment of sustainably raised and pastured meat options from Braucher's Sunshine Harvest FarmShepherd's WaySinging Hills Goat DairyStar Thrower FarmBuffalo by Bike, and Red Table Meat Co. Throw in some dried pasta from Sunrise Creative Gourmet and you're about to make someone very jolly.

For the Sweet Tooth: Treat a special someone to an assortment of chocolates from French Nugget or St. Croix Chocolate Co., tasty macaroons and seasonal sweets from Salty Tartand handcrafted goodies fromVery Prairie!


For the Home Cook:  Choose from handcrafted wooden utensils fromCrookedwood and beautiful yet functional ceramics byAnna Metcalfe and Matthew Krousey. Add in kitchen essentials like sunflower oil from Driftless Organics, pickled veggies from Martha's Joy, and dried herbs fromUrban Roots for a complete gift.

 Market Tokens Make Great Gifts!  

Give the Gift of Local Foods  

Know what you want but not what they want? No problem! 

Let them decide with Market tokens. 

Market tokens work just like a gift certificate, have no expiration date, and can be redeemed at any Mill City vendor. 

Purchase Market tokens at the Info Booth on Sat. 

  Entertaining Guests?   

Apples, carrots, radishes, and artisanal products like cheese, honey, pickles, kimchi, and jam are perfect for party platters and entertaining. Find these products and more at the Market!

fermented good by Kiss My Cabbage

Holiday Entertaining Recipes