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Joey’s Hot Sauce

Sparked by a simple wish, Joey’s Hot Sauce is both a sweet and spicy story, says Joey Repice. When his wife, Lisa, one day lamented that the vast majority of hot sauce labels were laden with fillers, binders and sugar, Joey leapt at the chance to create something different.

2021-01-13T19:01:12-08:00January 13th, 2021|Local Makers, Videos|

MoC & Partner Zero Proof Cocktails

For Dryuary or any time of year, Zero-Proof cocktails provide an alcohol-free way to enjoy a great cocktail without the after-effects. Our team has curated a wonderful selection of Zero-Proof beverages and mixers, many from local producers, for you to enjoy.

2021-01-08T09:51:47-08:00December 30th, 2020|Inspiration, Local Makers, Recipes, Videos|

Cascade Brewing Winter Sage Collab Beer Released, Available for a Limited Time

Seeking something unique to drink as you settle into the season? Our latest collaboration beer, created by Cascade Brewing of Portland, is a barrel-aged sour wheat ale that's tart, wintery, mellow and earthy. Watch the video here.

2020-11-20T16:43:31-08:00November 20th, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|

Cape Blanco Cranberries

Sweet-tart cranberries are the Puhl family's bread and butter. First planted in 1993, Cape Blanco Cranberries are grown in Port Orford, along the beautiful southern Oregon Coast. This mild climate provides extra time for the cranberries to fully mature on the vine, resulting in darker, sweeter cranberries. Watch the video.

2020-11-09T16:33:52-08:00November 9th, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|

In Honor of Patrick Lee of Pascal Affinage

Patrick’s passion for cheese bloomed as a child, pedaling his tricycle through the streets of Paris to reach the local cheese shop. Fascinated by the array of shapes, sizes, colors and tastes, he went on to study the craft of cheesemaking and build his own business.

2020-09-17T17:19:56-08:00September 17th, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|

Felton & Mary’s | Local Maker

Felton and Mary Campbell were adventurous free spirits, loving grandparents, urban farmers and generous hosts who were known for turning strangers into friends and friends into family. Meet their grandson Tory Campbell, who shares the story of their family’s Portland-made sauces. Watch the video.

2020-08-31T13:26:47-08:00August 24th, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|

Portland Creamery | Local Maker

Meet Shawn Fels, president of Portland Creamery, who shares his passion for making single-origin, farmstead chèvre with fresh milk that comes from an award-winning, pasture-raised herd of dairy goats in Molalla, Oregon. You'll also learn about the close relationship we've developed over the years and what that means to you, as a Market of Choice customer. Enjoy! Watch the video.

2020-08-31T13:31:37-08:00August 20th, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|

Hibisbloom | Local Maker

Popular throughout West Africa, hibiscus flower tea is a tradition that Hibisbloom owner Affouet Price wanted to share with the world. This Portland-based company was started by Affouet and her mother in June 2019 to do just that. Plant-based, gluten-free and naturally sweetened, this wholesome beverage is as versatile as it is delicious. Watch the video.

2020-09-03T10:53:24-08:00August 3rd, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|

Villa Jerada | Local Maker

Market of Choice works closely with local makers and importers, like Mehdi Boujrada, owner of Villa Jerada in Portland, to source the very best products from around the world and close to home. Mehdi started his business by importing the highest-quality, cold-pressed cooking and dipping oils from Morocco. Watch the video.

2020-08-31T13:41:35-08:00July 28th, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|

Bloom Caramel | Local Maker

Handcrafted in Portland, Bloom Caramel sauces are made with organic cane sugar, Oregon sea salt, vanilla and coconut milk. The result is a caramel that is wonderfully flavorful, vegan-friendly and free of allergens. Use them to top ice cream, stir into coffee, dip fruit, add to baked goods, pair with cheese, or simply enjoy by the spoonful. In this video, Owner Chris Bailey explains why he was inspired to launch Bloom Caramel. Watch the video.

2020-08-31T13:41:58-08:00July 27th, 2020|Local Makers, Videos|