Five Local Chicago Brands To Try This Week: 7/13/20

It feels a little more like summer in Chicago now that patios are opening up, but you're #1 destination is still probably your own kitchen. Next time you go to the store to replenish your favorite foods, consider reaching for these local brands as well!

1. Country Bob’s

Photo courtesy of Country Bob's Facebook

WHY: The secret’s in the sauce! It took hundreds of batches over countless months but was finally perfected: the all purpose sauce of Bob Edson’s dreams.

WHERE CAN I BUY: Pete’s Fresh Market, Tony’s Finer Foods, Fairplay Foods, and other local retailers

2. Terlato Kitchen

Photo courtesy of @terlatokitchen Instagram

WHY: Offering gourmet foods from a winemaking family with a passion for food, Terlato Kitchen offers clean, fresh, and delicious Italian products from sauces to oils.
WHERE CAN I BUY: Gepperth’s Meat Market, Big Apple Finer Foods, Olivia’s Market, and other local retailers

3. Great Lakes Gelatin Co.

Photo courtesy of @greatlakesgelatin, Instagram

WHY:  Great Lakes Gelatin aims to provide top quality collagen-based health products at a fair price. It’s what they’ve stood for since 1922, and every day they continue to provide products with an impeccable record for safety and quality

WHERE CAN I BUY: Fresh Thyme Farmer’s Market, Fruitful Yield, and other local retailers

4. Gilbert’s sausage

Photo courtesy of @gilbertscraftsausages, Instagram

WHY: Sausage, but better. Gilbert’s Sausage is fully-cooked sous vide, individually wrapped, all natural, and made from antibiotic-free chicken.

WHERE CAN I BUY: Fresh Thyme Farmer’s Market and other local retailers

5. Lifeway Kefir

Photo courtesy of @lifewaykefir, Instagram

WHY: Sharing the immune boosting and mood lifting power of probiotics since 1986, Lifeway Foods is on a mission to provide the best in probiotic and nutritious foods.

WHERE CAN I BUY: Plum Market and other local retailers

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