Generation Green, a presenting sponsor of Love Local MB 2018, is excited to bring you a series we’ve titled Love Local MB – Meet the Vendors! This series will preview the vendors, and entrepreneurs of the 5th annual Love Local MB, taking place on Saturday, March 3rd, 2018.
Love Local MB is Manitoba’s Premier Food and Beverage event. This event showcases Manitoba food developers, and allows consumers to meet the makers, sample product, and purchase product.
Tickets are available in-store at Generation Green and online. This event sells out every year, so don’t wait! Start planning your night out!
Love Local MB 2018 -Meet the Vendors! I is excited to present to you Fauxnola, Little Brown Jug, Happy Dance Hummus, Tamarack Farms, and Hollow Reed Holistic.
By who?: Dav, mama and foodie!
What is Fauxnola?: Creator of ‘raw’ granola blends, award winning vegetable infused granolas and snack bars. No refined sugars and vegan
Where can I find Fauxnola?: Stores across the city and soon online
What can I sample at Love Local MB?: All of our current products plus our newest vegetable granola to debut that weekend
Fun Fact: I’m British!
By who?: A small, dedicated team committed to the values of honesty, community, and quality.
What is Little Brown Jug?: Craft brewery creating one signature beer – ‘1919’, a Belgian Pale Ale
Where is Little Brown Jug?: Open concept taproom located in the Exchange District at 336 William Avenue
What can I sample at Love Local MB?: ‘1919′ Belgian Pale Ale
Fun Fact: ‘1919’ is named after Brewers Gold, the hop that is used in our beer. This hop was the first commercially available hop in the brewing industry, created in 1919 by crossing a wild Manitoban hop with an English hop. Many of the hops popular in craft brewing are its progeny and it all started here in Manitoba!
By who?: Mary MacLean – high school teacher with a love for great hummus, a skill for making it, and a desire to share it with others!
What does Happy Dance Hummus make?: We make delicious hummus! 4 flavours: Garlic Jalapeno, Creamy Dill, Curry Masala, and Chipotle Lime
Where can I get Happy Dance Hummus?: Mostly farmers markets, but we’re taking the retail jump in the next month, and you will find us in some stores and restaurants. Announcements coming soon!
What can I sample at Love Local MB?: HUMMUS!!!! All 4 flavours.
Fun Fact: I used to dislike hummus. Now I sell it. Wow!
By who?: Ryan Pengelly on agricultural and natural resource management, and Alexandra Lozada with a passion for cooking and creating recipes
What is Tamarack Farms?: Small, independent family farm that grows quinoa, other grains, and raises pastured, free-range pigs.
Where can I find Tamarack Farm products?: Generation Green, St. Norbert’s Farmers Market, Organic Planet, Tall Grass Prairie, Chew, Forth, Perfect Pairs, and Scoop and Save
What can I sample at Love Local MB?: Quinoa & flax muffin
Fun Fact: We are a Canadian-Peruvian family. Ryan and Alexandra first met in Peru in 2004. Alexandra immigrated to Canada in 2007. We have two children, Tiago and Analucia, and speak spanish in our home.
By who?: Experts in natural wellness in Winnipeg and abroad – Nancy Hall and Chad Cornell
What does Hollow Reed Holistic create?: Organic and wildcrafted therapeutic and culinary teas, and 100% pure premium essential oils.
Where are Hollow Reed Holistic products?: 3-875 Corydon Ave, Generation Green, Vita Health, and www.hollowreedholistic.ca
What can I sample at Love Local MB?: Some of our most beloved beverages and essential oils
Fun Fact: Our oils have been locally featured and developed by Nancy Hall in a variety of delicious natural sodas and cocktail alternatives!