7 Nov

Special Advent calendar for special chocolate aficionados, yes!

Look out, people! This Advent calendar is not what you find at Walgreens, nope. We’ve been working with Kate Weiser out of Dallas to create an Advent calendar sure to rock your favorite peeps’ world. Kate’s chocolates are little works of art made with the finest ingredients and individually hand-painted. After 25 days, you’ll be looking behind every door for more~…

27 Oct

Appointment Shopping

We’re now offering private shopping in our St Paul store! And just in time for Holiday gift shopping. Shop without crowds or waiting in lines with the assistance of a personal shopper. Ah, so nice.  Make an appointment by calling us at 651.228.1333 to reserve your spot.  Appointments can be made on Mon, Tues and…

23 Oct

November Crop Shares

If you are looking for a way to mix up tradition this year, check out our Crop Shares this month. We have local meats of many varieties; Smoked hams from Fischer Farms, Beef Tenderloin to knock your socks off from Peterson Craftsman Meats and … wait for it … Heritage Turkeys are back! Small and…

15 Aug

Chef’s Bar

This Chefs bar from Beatty Stone Farms is packed with delicious natural ingredients that are perfect for removing kitchen odors from your well worked kitchen hands. Working hard in the kitchen; chopping onions, garlic and intensely flavored ingredients leave you smelling like, well, the ode-de-ingredients. Our Chef’s Bar Soap is designed for the purpose of…

18 Jul

August Crop Shares

August Crop Shares pack a punch of flavor infusers and inspiration to get you back in the kitchen for back to school breakfast making and snack baking! Not to mention some of our local fave’s for everyday meal making. Check them out here order soon, these tend to move quick, especially the eggs, btw. Order…

10 Jul

Heirloom Tomatoes

We could go on and on about the notable organic growing practices of French Lake — no sprays or chemicals, naturally gathered mulch, sustainable vertical gardening — but really, it all comes down to the delicious vegetables. Yum! Delivered at peak ripeness, these Heirloom Tomatoes are bursting with flavor in a variety of colors and…

24 Jun

Trumpet Mushrooms

King Trumpets are mild and slightly milky to taste, with savory notes that intensify when cooked. They are delicious prepared in a variety of ways; sautéed, grilled, braised, stewed, or broiled. Tasty incorporated into a dish or served as a side. Fresh delivered direct to you, via Cooks! Order yours here »

26 Apr

Mother’s Day Bonbons

Kate’s chocolates are a work of art! Named as one of Oprah’s O-List picks, these chocolates are perfect for giving and getting. A peek inside the box leaves you wondering if you ordered a box of chocolates or a box of hand painted curios made for display. Kate and her team use a 5 step…

17 Feb

Crop Share Program

Black Currants and Raspberries to the right Many years ago, before we even started working at Cooks, KB was in Duluth. On his way home, he passed a tiny sign on the roadside saying, “Black Currants and Raspberries to the right.” The right happened to be a few turns and three or four miles into the countryside, but it certainly started with a…