Bakehouse, Bread

Why I NEVER Store My Bread in Plastic Bags

With all these breads in my kitchen counter, you might be inclined to think that I carefully store them all in plastic bags to keep them fresh. I don’t. Ever. NEVER. That’s right. For all the bread I bring home, I never, ever, ever put it in plastic bags. Why? Because although this may sound […]

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Candy, Chocolate

9 Chocolate Gifts for the Luckiest People on Your Holiday List

Don’t know what to get a certain someone on your holiday gift list? We do. One word: chocolate! It always works, it’s always welcome. Here are some top chocolate-giving picks from Emily C. our Deli Chocolate Specialist—some are even available online at Zingerman’s Mail Order. Veruca Chocolate, Grown Up Gelt for Chanukah Enjoy the tradition […]

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ZingLife

A Message of Hope from Ari Weinzweig

Zingerman’s co-owner and founding partner Ari Weinzweig sent this note to the staff in response to the recent election. It meant a lot to many of our community, so we decided to share it with you. Although I’ve worked at it over the years, I’m still not all that great at processing strong emotions quickly.  […]

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Food Artisans, Food Tours

Traveling with Zingerman’s Food Tours Is a DELICIOUS Way to See the World

We travel to see new places, experience new cultures, meet interesting people and, of course…eat. Since food is what we do best here, we started Zingerman’s Food Tours back in 1997 to share the places we love—near and far—and culinary adventures that even well practiced tourists have never even heard of. Since then, we’ve really […]

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Cheese, Creamery

3 Tips for Creating a Crowd-Pleasing Cheese Plate for Your Next Holiday Party

Creamery Cheese Shop Manager and American Cheese Society Certified Cheese Professional (read more about that coveted designation here) Tessie Ives-Wilson is sharing tips to help you create the perfect cheese plate for any holiday party. If you’re in the area, and you’d like to take your cheese smarts to the next level, join us for […]

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Beer, Creamery, Wine

Which Cheese Goes with What Wine? Find Out at the Creamery’s Pairing 101 Holiday Edition

Want to take your holiday party to the next level? Serve the perfect cheese pairings! Sounds simple enough, but we know that figuring out which cheeses go best with which wine or beer can be seriously overwhelming. There are just so many choices… The Creamery has a plan to help you demystify the process: Pairing […]

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