Recappin’ it v.14 – And it’s gonna be a busy week

Hey! Hi! Hey there! How’s the fall treating everyone? Minnesota sure creates an excellent display of colors this time of year. It reminds us of one last hurrah before a snowy winter rolls around. We’ve been scheming in the kitchen these past weeks, playing with some fall flavors and getting our apple/cinnamon/pumpkin on. So, that’s[…]

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Recappin’ it v.11 – Let there be garlic ice cream!

Did you know, every year around this time, hundreds (okay, thousands) of people gather at the fairgrounds in Hutchinson, MN to celebrate all things garlic? No, you say? Well, until last week we were in the same boat. This year was the 9th annual Minnesota Garlic Festival, filled with garlic farmers, garlic chefs, garlic eaters[…]

Eat This – testing some new flavors and perfecting some old favorites

Ooofff, the week back from the 4th of July is always a rough one. We spent Wednesday night in the kitchen, testing some new flavors and perfecting some old favorites. Thursday night we meandered over the Mississippi River for the Twin City River Rats water ski show. We’re so excited to be partnering with them[…]

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Happy National Ice Cream Month!!

July may just be our favorite month. For the next thirty-one days it’s socially acceptable to spend crazy amounts of time talking about ice cream. Thirty-one sweet, creamy, deliciously filled days of ice cream. It’s National Ice Cream Month! Heyyyyyy-oooooo. Back in July of 1984, President Ronald Reagan made a proclamation – July was to[…]


Cranky’s vs. Weather

Anddddd, the epic battle continues. Cranky’s vs. Weather. Summer delicious treat vs. Wet poopy rain. Nate and Claire are off to the market on Saturday and there may be a wee window of time before the rainy weather kicks in. We cranked out batches and batches of ice cream last night. You must come help[…]