May 18, 2024


Buzz The Music

The Environment Foodstuff & Tunes Pageant returns to Des Moines in September

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The Western Gateway Park will at the time yet again fill with the seems and smells of culinary delights from all-around the entire world as food items suppliers just take to the streets in the course of the Entire world Food & Tunes Pageant. The Increased Des Moines Partnership announced the return of the worldwide meals and tunes event from Sept. 16-18. In excess of the system of the weekend, a selection of dwell songs performances, children’s activities and cooking demonstrations will choose put amongst the festivities. Very last calendar year brought cuisines from Bosnia, Herzegovina, Ukraine, Puerto Rico, the Philippines, South Korea, Nigeria, Peru, Morocco, Nepal, Jamaica and El Salvador. The partnership is accepting applications for foodstuff vendors until Might 15.

Award-successful apple cider

The Jefferson County Ciderworks Original Apple Cider won a gold medal in the Modern Cider category at the 4th annual New York International Cider Competition.

Fairfield-centered Jefferson County Ciderworks brought home five awards at the fourth yearly New York Global Cider Levels of competition and has its sights set on the Grand Rapids, Michigan, Perry Level of competition following thirty day period. Not only did the cidery pick up the title of Iowa Cider Producer of the Calendar year, it also took the gold medal in the Modern day Cider class with its refreshing and cleanse Primary Apple Cider. A silver medal went to the Black ‘n Blue Session Cider in the fruit cider category, and Jefferson County’s Cranberry Orange and Apple Pie flavors gained bronze medals in the fruit cider and spiced cider categories, respectively. Much more than 300 ciders from a few countries participated in the annual competitiveness. While the Fairfield taproom is now closed, buyers in tasting the award-winning ciders can find it in Hy-Vee suppliers all over the condition.

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Spicy treats from Lola’s head to Hy-Vee

Lola's Fine Hot Sauce has released a line of flavored biscuits, available in Hy-Vee stores.

Domestically-owned business Lola’s Good Very hot Sauce proceeds to broaden throughout the United States and Canada, and now customers can obtain new Lola’s-seasoned merchandise in Casey’s, Kum & Go, Hy-Vee and Walmart. Just after doing the job with Casey’s to generate get-and-go treats seasoned with a dehydrated type of the Zesty Jalapeño scorching sauce, Hy-Vee contacted proprietor Taufeek Shaw to start a new line of distinctive items. Cherry Jalapeño salsa, Fiery Chipotle Salsa, Mango Ginger Scotch Bonnet incredibly hot sauce and Ghost Pepper peanuts are rolling out in Hy-Vee suppliers only over the coming months. Continue to keep an eye out for a new line of biscuits, too — a fantastic addition to your up coming charcuterie board.

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An On Cloud Nine birthday bash for 515 Brewing

A glass of "#Quadgoals," the latest Iowa beer to win gold at the Great American Beer Festival. The beer marks the second gold medal win for Clive-based 515 Brewing Co.

Do not pass up: 515 Brewing (7700 College Ave., Clive) turns 9 this weekend and marks the occasion with a Saturday birthday bash it is contacting the On Cloud 9 Birthday Revelry. End by the taproom from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. to attempt new brews and decide up prizes to celebrate the brewery’s previous calendar year in the one digits.

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