Secret #1: We Have Cookie Butter!

We're Closed for July 4th

Our Sesame Stick Collection:  Plain, Cheddar, 

Honey Mustard & Onion, Roasted Red Pepper, 

Honey Roasted, and Everything (Garlic)
Are you in the 50% that’s heard of Cookie Butter or the 50% who hasn’t heard of Cookie Butter? Well, either way, you will soon know all about Cookie Butter.

 

Peanut Butter is made from Peanuts, Almond Butter is made from Almonds. So what is Cookie Butter made from? Cookies! Right!

 

The original Cookie Butter is made from Speculoos, a gingersnap sort of cookie. The first time I ate it, I was hooked. I think you’re supposed to spread it on toast, or bagels or eat it with pretzels, but I just used a spoon. Smooth, sweet, and tasty. What’s not to love? Apparently I’m not the only one who loves it. I got a text one day from a friend. She said, “sadly, my jar of cookie butter only lasted 3 days!”

 

So whether you’ve tried Cookie Butter (and want more) or haven’t tried Cookie Butter, it’s brand new here at The Country Cupboard. We have two flavors:  Original (Gingersnap) or Chocolate Chip. Both are so good! You can use pretzels or toast if you’d like, but a spoon works just fine for me.

 

Find the Cookie Butter in the freezer section.

 

For those of you celebrating Independence Day or if you want to be Patriotic, we have Red, White and Blue Frosted Pretzels, Sprinkles, Gummi Stars, and Gummi Bears. Also check out the festive Spinach Salad recipe below.

 

We will be closed Wednesday July 4th.

Delicious Deli Deals

This sale runs for two weeks – until July 10th

Off the Bone Ham – normally $5.99 – now $4.99

Colby – normally $5.39 – now $4.39
Hot Pepper Cheese – normally $5.69 – now $4.69

Blueberry Info – Updated Arrival Date

Here’s the scoop! You must order in amounts of 10 pounds. When we know the exact time of arrival, we will contact you. Send an email or call 815.692.3383.
Michigan – $2.85 – arriving Friday July 20th
Indiana – $3.10 – arriving around July 5th – exact date TBA – 50# limit  (Indiana berries tend to be bigger and sweeter than Michigan – but it does depend on the year).
Organic Indiana – $3.90 – arriving Friday July 20th

Patriotic Red, White and Blue Strawberry and Blueberry Salad

1 serving
Ready in 10 minutes
Most festive food is dessert. Here’s something that’s healthy and beautiful!
2 c. Baby Spinach
6 Medium Strawberries
3/4 c. Blueberries
3 oz of Goat or Feta Cheese
Balsamic Glaze or Lemon Juice
Wash and dry baby spinach. Wash and dry strawberries and blueberries. On a cutting board, cut the strawberries lengthwise.
On a plate arrange the baby spinach. On spinach, arrange the strawberries and blueberries. Crumble the goat cheese on top of the salad, and then dress with balsamic glaze or lemon juice.
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