From behind the counter to you
all about sharing, and while our primary medium is the
fine food that walks out of our doors each day in your
arms, there is even more we want to share. Staying on top
of things at Tall Grass Bakery can be fun and, well, even
rewarding. Check back here often for little treats we want
to send your way. Read the latest news
from Tall Grass and Grass Roots and check out our community
calendar. It's always fresh here at the Sharing
Past news items can be found on our Sharing
Those who are interested in our renovations at 859
Wolseley which took place between the fall of 2009
and the spring of 2010 can explore photos and details on
our Sharing Renovations page.
If you're interested in Tall Grass Prairie Bread Copany
and Grass Roots Prairie Kitchen, you'll enjoy exploring
our ever-growing list of Sharing
you for visiting us at the Winnipeg Folk Festival
The weather was glorious this time, the best we've
enjoyed in years, and the attendance was bigger than
ever. The Fresh Café food service was hopping and Tall
Grass was enjoyed by scores of festival-goers. As usual,
Tall Grass was also behind the scenes, fuelling the fine
folk peformers and volunteers with muffins at the hotel
Put a spring in your step with
a Bannock Celebration
Wild rice from the Canadian Shield meets Prairie
A sandwich treat made with wild rice bannock, butter
and Manitoba Saskatoon Jam. A truly Canadian delight!
[September 16, 2010]
you can't, we can!
Who has the time for traditional canning, the way
Granny did it?
Come and watch us at Grass
Roots Prairie Kitchen in The Forks Market as we
follow our time-honoured steps to bring you delicious
local canning. Try Apple & Wild Cranberry Jam,
Apricot Sunrise Jam, Homestyle Apple Sauce, Homestyle
Dill Pickles, Manitoba Saskatoon Jam, Pickled Beets,
Rhubarb Apple Chutney and more.
We're taking prairie heritage from the farm to the
Preserving more than food. Preserving a heritage.
Oil Press in Action
It's organic, and we're making it ourselves for all our cooking
and baking. You can use it at home, too. Bottles of this
delightful organic sunflower oil are available at both Tall
Grass Prairie Bread Company sites as well as Grass Roots Prairie
Kitchen. Watch the oil press in action at Grass Roots Prairie
Kitchen in The Forks Market. It’s an amazing example of small
scale technology working with local agriculture, positively
impacting the quality of taste and health. Left-over seed cake
from pressing even helps feed Manitoba’s first organic dairy
herd. Use our organic sunflower oil for dipping, salad
dressings, light sautéing, baking, cooking, over pasta, potatoes
and popcorn. Certified Organic by OPAM (CAN) More...
Helping keeping the Tall Grass community in touch and on
We hope you can see, and then find the above calendar useful.
Simply click on an event for further details. This calendar has
more clever features to explore for those who sign up with
"But how do I get *my* event on the Tall Grass calendar?" you
ask? Simple. Just let us know when your event is coming up and
we'll get to it as soon as we are able. Send it to us in an email,
including all the important information, such as when, where and
some contact details or where people can find out more. If you
prefer, drop us a note at one of our three locations (Tall Grass
at The Forks, Wolseley and Grass Roots).
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