Wondering what we like to do when we’re not at Guido’s? We have much to enjoy here in the Berkshires! The following are links to some of our favorite LOCAL things to do and see. Check ‘em out when you’re visiting in our neck of the woods. GOOD CLEAN FUN INDOORS AND OUT Cove Bowling […]
Fall favorites are tumbling into our stores, straight from fields to shelves! Local Produce Update is your resource for a running tally of all local produce Guido’s currently offers. We’re fully immersed in the delights of locally grown autumn comfort foods. Who can resist crunchy apples, earthy squash and healthy kale in its prime? As […]
Berkshire fields lush with ripening crops may be hard to imagine on a cold February afternoon, but Berkshire Grown recently reminded us that planting time in our green hills will indeed arrive in the not-too-distant future. On February 4, Baba Louie’s on Depot St. in Pittsfield hosted Berkshire Grown’s annual Farm to Table Networking Event, […]
LOCALLY MADE ARTISANAL SHEEP’S MILK, CHEESE & YOGURT The gentle hills of New York State’s Upper Hudson Valley cradle Old Chatham Sheepherding Company, home to 1,000 East Friesian purebred and crossbred sheep. Since1994, farm owners Tom and Nancy Clark have been proud to offer artisanal cheeses and yogurt to aficionados across the nation or down the […]
FRESH IN A FLASH A local farmer carrying a large cardboard box pushes his frayed straw hat to the back of his head as he scopes out the produce floor in search of a familiar face – the produce manager. He finds his man, and reveals the contents of his cardboard box, perfect organic ruby […]
Berkshire Mountain Distillers’ Vodka, Gin and Rum Berkshire Mountain Distillers, Inc. launched into business with a very first product display and tasting at Guido’s in Great Barrington, MA on Saturday May 3, 2008. Crowds turned out to try the gin, vodka and rum fresh from the distillery. Check out the new labels, displays and bottles.
TWO BERKSHIRE FOODIE FAVORITES TEAM UP Local product lovers, rejoice! This ultra premium ice cream is now available at Guido’s by the pint. Produced by Berkshire County’s own ice cream wizards SoCo Creamery with the freshest, finest, flavor-packed ingredients available. Come taste all the yummy varieties and find your favorite!
DELICIOUS LOCAL PRODUCTS FEATURED Bella Baskets… Perfect! BELLA FLORA, Guido’s resident full-service florist has taken on the beloved Berkshire tradition of offering Guido’s Fruit Baskets. Under the creative direction of Guido’s family members Annie and Chris Whalen, a fresh new line of GOURMET BASKETS comes your way. No messing with a good thing, these baskets are still […]
FARM TO TABLE, 2010 By Joyce Nelson, Guido’s Fresh Marketplace Staff Writer and Webmaster Along with daffodils blossoming, temperatures rising and daylight lengthening, Berkshire Grown’s Farm to Table: Business to Business Program annual event is a true sign of spring. Hosted by Samel’s Deli and Catering, this year’s April 5th gathering continued the tradition of bringing growers […]
GOOD LOCAL GOODS Guido’s proudly supports homegrown produce and locally crafted foods. Our local suppliers are artists in their respective trades. They nurture their fields and orchards, they respect the natural elements that are their tools: air, water, soil and sunlight. They employ local sons and daughters and pass their hard-earned wisdom on to the […]