King for a Day

Companion's Chef Josh Galliano is putting his New Orleans background to work and will be making King Cakes for Mardi Gras!

Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) is February 13th, and king cakes will be available through the week before (February 7-8). Email your order for pickup starting next week, January 24-25. Let us know the number of cakes and date needed, please.

Galliano King Cake: $15/ea.

For those of you interested in learning all about the king cake tradition, below is a good blog, complete with explanation, origin, history, and what that baby in there means!

https://www.eater.com/2017/1/11/14168802/king-cake-history

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Yellow Dog Farms is a successful small farm in a large part due to Sara and Jamie at Fair Shares CCSA. They were willing to take a chance on a budding (pun intended) first generation Farmer. We were not a supplier to Fair Shares the very first year, but have been ever since and hopefully far into our shared futures.

I am proud to be a supplier and you should be proud to be a member of Fair Shares CCSA where we are all involved in growing and eating better quality, healthy food and supporting small, local businesses and small scale agriculture in Missouri and Illinois.

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