in the City…
town, summer in the city
Back of my neck getting dirty and gritty
Been down, isn't it a pity
Doesn't seem to be a shadow in the city
with deference to the classic The Lovin'
Spoonful song, we're enjoying a great summer
you're on holidays or at work, summer is a great
opportunity to spend as much time outdoors as
possible. Get out of town, or take in the
endless festivals and entertainment. Savour the
quiet moments in the sun or the shade, wherever
- Tall Grass breads and buns,
including hot dog and hamburger buns – portable
and picnic-ready for you to fill with anything
that makes you happy.
- Sandwiches to go – pick
them up en route to your adventure.
- Bannock celebration - made
with flour and wild rice, split and buttered,
with a generous portion of our own house-made
- Sweet treats – cakes,
loaves, squares, and cookies. Think of these
as a perfect Manitoba summer sunset to any of
- The Tall Grass Cinnamon Bun
– this classic Winnipeg celebrity pairs
perfectly with a bonfire as the evening wears
on. Don't forget to lick your fingers!
meals at Grass Roots
Come to the
kitchen! – that's Grass Roots Prairie
, where we offer hot meals
daily. They're hearty and ready for you in a few
minutes. Selected from a wide variety of
delicious and traditional recipes. We always
have both vegetarian and meat dishes available.
Try one of these:
- Half-pint black bean chili
- Shepherd's pie, made with local organic
- Chickpea potato stew
- Mac and cheese
- Turkey pot pie
- Vegetarian or bison lasagne
- Three-rice pilaf
- and more…
Also at Grass Roots, check out our fine
selection of heat-and-eat foods, to take home.
- Hearty oven-ready meals
- Wholesome gourmet soups
- Baba's perogies
Also add to your
table with house-made salads, preserves,
Nature's Farm noodles, and lots more.
Local food. Made from scratch.
Grass Roots Prairie Kitchen is part of the Tall
If you can't, we
has the time for traditional canning, the
way Granny did it? We do!
At Grass Roots Prairie Kitchen we
follow the time-honoured steps to bring you
delicious local canning from the farm to the table.
Come and watch us at Grass Roots in The Forks Market
as we bring you this prairie custom. At Grass Roots,
we are preserving more than food. We are preserving
Try these delicious choices:
- Apple and wild cranberry jam
- Manitoba saskatoon jam
- Apricot sunrise jam
- Homestyle apple sauce
- Rhubarb apple chutney
- Salsas (mild, medium, or hot)
- Homestyle dill pickles
- Bread and butter pickles
- Pickled beets
- and much, much more!
A selection of our canned items are also
available at Tall Grass in Wolseley,
859 Westminster Avenue,
and Tall Grass at The Forks Market.
Tall Grass Prairie Bread Company in
Wolseley (859 Westminster)
- Mondays through Fridays 7 AM - 6 PM
- Saturdays 7 AM - 5 PM
- Sundays and all holidays - CLOSED
Tall Grass Prairie Bread Company at
The Forks Market
Grass Roots Prairie Kitchen at The
- OPEN every day, 7 days a week*
- Mondays through Sundays 9:30 AM
- 6:30 PM
* All Forks Market locations
- During June, July, and August, our bakery
at The Forks Market is open later until 8 PM,
every day except Sundays (6:30 PM).
- We are open most holidays except for
the following days:
- Remembrance Day (November 11)
- Christmas Day (December 25)
page updated June, 2019