Tagged with 'food'

Wanolitto‘s musings on the Des Moines Waterfront Market for this Saturday

Wanolitto‘s musings on the Des Moines Waterfront Market for this Saturday

Wow! What a day last week – more and more vegetables coming into season and the peaches, plumbs and more fruits arriving every week from now on! And best of all, thanks to our faithful customers, it... [Read more]

Prima Margherita Brings Pizza with Passion to Des Moines

Prima Margherita Brings Pizza with Passion to Des Moines

Naples, Italy has given the world some unforgettable successes, from Enrico Caruso to Sophia Loren to Neapolitan Ice cream…the list goes on. But undoubtedly one of the most universally known and... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Market Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Market Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Farmers Market

Last week’s market wine 20% off sale was a huge success! The Market Foundation thanks all those who purchased these delectable potables. All proceeds help to make the market the best it can be. Keep... [Read more]

Great food, classic cars, live music & more at Des Moines Community BBQ July 3

Great food, classic cars, live music & more at Des Moines Community BBQ July 3

The Des Moines Community Barbecue is coming to Beach Park Auditorium starting at 6:30 p.m. on 
Wednesday, July 3, with great food, classic cars, a beer garden and live entertainment – all to raise... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools offering free Summer Lunches for local children

Highline Public Schools offering free Summer Lunches for local children

Highline Public Schools announced Thursday (June 13) that it will be providing free breakfast, lunch and snacks to children during the summer through the Simplified Summer Food Program (SSFP). Twelve Highline... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Market Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Market Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Farmers Market

Wanolitto‘s musings on the Des Moines Waterfront Market for this coming Saturday, June 15: First up is the beginning of the Des Moines Area Food Bank “Picnic in the Park,” their free summer lunch... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market Vendor Profile: ‘Skinny Phoenix’ Food Truck!

Des Moines Farmers Market Vendor Profile: ‘Skinny Phoenix’ Food Truck!

To satisfy your cravings for new and exciting food at the Boardwalk Bistro, the Des Moines Waterfront Famers Market is bringing you another gourmet food truck – Skinny Phoenix will be at the market... [Read more]

Record crowd of 4,800 attend opening day of Des Moines Farmers Market!

Record crowd of 4,800 attend opening day of Des Moines Farmers Market!

The buzz around town all week was “is it really opening day for the market, we’ve been waiting all winter!” And oh what a day it was – the Sun God blessed us and the Opening Day of the Des Moines... [Read more]

‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser is Sunday, June 2nd!

‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser is Sunday, June 2nd!

REMINDER: The second annual ‘Burien Bites‘ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place this Sunday, June 2, with check-in starting at 11 a.m. The bite will... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market Vendor Profile: Golden Glen Creamery

Des Moines Farmers Market Vendor Profile: Golden Glen Creamery

You asked for it and it was a long time coming – but the Des Moines Waterfront Famers Market is proud to bring shoppers the Golden Glen Creamery located in Bow Washington, which will be at opening day... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market Vendor Profile: ‘Jemil’s Big Easy’

Des Moines Farmers Market Vendor Profile: ‘Jemil’s Big Easy’

The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market (which opens this Saturday, June 1) is introducing something new to the Boardwalk Bistro – gourmet food trucks! One of the first four is Jemil’s Big Easy,... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market Profile: Sanford’s Farms

Des Moines Farmers Market Profile: Sanford’s Farms

The Des Moines Waterfront Famers Market is excited to introduce one of its new vendors – Sanford’s Farm – for the upcoming 2013 season, which opens this coming Saturday, June 1! Sanford’s Farm... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market opens Saturday, June 1

SAVE THE DATE: Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market opens Saturday, June 1

SAVE THE DATE: The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market’s opening day will be Saturday, June 1 in the north parking lot of the Des Moines Marina (map below), where it will run from 10 a.m. – 2... [Read more]

Butter Up Your Assistant at Salty’s Waterfront Seafood Grill April 22 – 26

Butter Up Your Assistant at Salty’s Waterfront Seafood Grill April 22 – 26

From our Advertiser Salty’s at Redondo: There’s no better reward for a job well done, than lunch at Salty’s. Since 1952, the International Association of Administrative Professionals... [Read more]

Ribbon-Cutting Officially Opens New ‘Prima Margherita’ Pizza Cucina & Bar

Ribbon-Cutting Officially Opens New ‘Prima Margherita’ Pizza Cucina & Bar

A ribbon cutting was held at new Des Moines restaurant Prima Margherita Wednesday morning (April 3), with Mayor Dave Kaplan wielding some sharp scissors to commemorate the occasion. As we’ve previously... [Read more]

New Pizza Cucina & Bar Prima Margherita Holding Grand Opening April 3

New Pizza Cucina & Bar Prima Margherita Holding Grand Opening April 3

Des Moines’ newest pizzeria, a ‘Neopolitan Pizza Cucina and Bar’ – Prima Margherita – will be holding its Grand Opening starting at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, April 3. There will... [Read more]

Help Kickstart Amy Farquhar’s ‘Sugars Gelato,’ a New Local Ice Cream Truck

Help Kickstart Amy Farquhar’s ‘Sugars Gelato,’ a New Local Ice Cream Truck

Amy Farquhar of Des Moines is trying to ‘kickstart’ fundraising and raise $12,000 to purchase and outfit an ‘ice cream truck’ for her company Sugars Gelato. “Sugars Gelato... [Read more]

Des Moines Cub Scouts Will Be ‘Scouting for Food’ for the Food Bank in March

Des Moines Cub Scouts Will Be ‘Scouting for Food’ for the Food Bank in March

This March, Des Moines Cub Scout Pack 955 will be scouting for food for the Des Moines Area Food Bank, starting with a door-to-door campaign on Saturday, March 23. More than 50 million Americans – including... [Read more]