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Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday: 9am to 6pm
Saturday: 9am to 3pm

Happy Spring!

Happy Spring!  How exciting to see the weather getting warmer!  Keep reading for our TWO MEAT SPECIALS, Wine Pairing with your Easter Ham, Wine Tasting Event in honor of Mother’s Day and our new/returning products.

APRIL MEAT SPECIALS:

  •  SPRING BUNDLE: 5 lbs Drummies, 8 1lb packages of Ground Beef, 6 Tendercut Steaks, 2 Racks Baby Back Ribs, 12 Brats, 2 Whole Chickens, 4 Thick Cut Pork Chops.  $150   Call 608-526-3112 to order. 
  • CHICKEN BREASTS: 10 lbs of Chicken Breasts for $30.

NEW & RETURNING PRODUCTS:

  •  Cappuccino Break Ice Cream is Back!  Crisp coffee-infused ice cream with gobs of chocolate covered toffee and candy coated almonds 
  •  Shakes and Smoothies are back! 
  • Boylan Soda: Began Handcrafting Sodas in 1891 with unique flavors and cane sugar.
  • Carne Humana: a red wine blend sourced from six vineyards throughout the upper-Napa Valley sub-appellations of Calistoga, St. Helena, and Rutherford. Petite Sirah, Petit Verdot, and Zinfandel are among the grape varieties chosen for this vintage. Whereas most red blends are created from separate lots and combined before bottling, Carne Humana was co-fermented and barrel aged.
  • Sweet & Hot Jerky:  Enjoy our new Jerky flavor!  Just like the name says, it’s got a sweet start and a spicy finish!

WINE PAIRING:  What type of wine goes with Double Smoked Ham and will please a variety of pallets?  We suggest a Moscato.    Moscato is a white wine new wine drinkers will enjoy as well as seasoned wine connoisseurs.  We have a few brands to choose from.

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  • The Wine Bar will be CLOSED on 4/3.  Starting 4/10 we will again be open from 6-10pm.  Purchase wine by the glass or bottle.  Reds are $7/glass, Whites are $6/glass or a bottle of beer for $3.50
  • Happy Hour at the Wine Bar: Come in Fridays from 4-6pm for $2.50 beer and $5.00 wine of the month.  Sorry no bottles.  Due to the Wine Bar being closed, there will be no Happy Hour on April 3rd.
  • SAVE THE DATE:  Friday, May 8th we are having a Mother’s Day Wine Tasting from 6-8pm. The first 25 who RSVP and pay their $10 will receive a Wine Sippy Cup at the event.  This will be a fun night of tasting cheesecake, tea and of course wine!  Enjoy shopping our vendors: Mainstream Boutique, Plexus, Young Living Essential Oils and Arbonne.

ESSENTIAL OILS:  We now have Lemon, Thieves, Peppermint and Grapefruit in stock.  Essential Oils have many uses.  One of the popular ways is by diffusing a certain oil with an oil diffuser.   Questions?  Ask me the next time you’re in!

THE STATE INSPECTED DIFFERENCE

 Holmen Locker and Meat Market is a State inspected HAACP compliant meat processing facility with a state inspector on premise every day. The inspector checks to be sure all processing is done according to State of Wisconsin rules and regulations, so  all food is safe for the consumer. HAACP compliance requires strict adherence to a long list of food handling procedures to ensure consumer safety.

Please continue to watch Facebook for more upcoming events and Wine Bar dates.

 

Thank you for your business!

Lauri

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Homemade Corned Beef will be available the week of March 9th.  It always goes fast so call and reserve yours to make sure you don’t miss out!            608-526-3112. While your here, don’t forget to pick up your favorite beer!

THE HOG SALE HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL MARCH 14th: HALF OR WHOLE HOG just $2.69/lb.  This includes the smoking for bacon and ham.   Call (608) 526-3112 to place your order.  *Please note, orders will be filled in the order they are received.  Order early for quickest pick up.

NEW PRODUCTS:

 Tangled Oaks Merlot: A full bodied dry red with all the good aromas and flavors that can be captured by fermenting on the skins, plup, and seeds until just the right time. A perfect complement to a steak dinner or any beef entrée.

James E Pepper 1776 Ale:  This Ale is aged in Rye Whiskey barrels!  Every batch gets a big, boozy Rye whiskey finish and notes of toffee, chocolate, oak & vanilla.

 Ballast Point Beer from San Diego: The perfect balance of taste and aroma. An obsession with ingredients. An exploration of techniques. And while they savor the result, they’re just as fascinated by the process to get there.

 UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  • The Wine Bar will be open from 6-10pm.  Purchase wine by the glass or bottle.  Reds are $7/glass, Whites are $6/glass or a bottle of beer for $3.50
  • Happy Hour at the Wine Bar: Come in Fridays from 4-6pm for $2.50 beer and $5.00 wine of the month.  Sorry no bottles.
  • SAVE THE DATE:  Friday, May 8th we are having a Mother’s Day Wine Tasting from 6-8pm.  Keep watch our newsletter and Facebook for more information!

 

Thank you for your business and have a great St. Patrick’s Day!

Lauri

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

FEBRUARY SPECIAL: HALF OR WHOLE HOG just $2.69/lb.  This includes the smoking for bacon and ham.   Call (608) 526-3112 to place your order.  *Please note, orders will be filled in the order they are received.  Order early for quickest pick up.

NEW PRODUCTS:

  • Apple Blossom Brand Honey made by Kickapoo Honey in Blue River, WI.
  • Henry Weinhard’s Soda available in Orange Cream, Black Cherry Cream, Vanilla Cream and Rootbeer.  Henry Weinhard’s  gourmet sodas are still produced at the oldest continuously operating brewery in the western United States, Blitz-Weinhard Brewing Company. The Blitz-Weinhard Brewing Co. was founded by German immigrant Henry Weinhard in 1856 near Fort Vancouver, in what was then the Oregon territory. Thirsty soldiers, trappers, loggers, miners and pioneer settlers were their early customer base. The brewing company was family-owned since its inception until it was purchased in 1982. Although known for their beer, Henry Weinhard created four great tasting gourmet sodas  still available today.

VALENTINE’S DAY GIFT IDEAS: Holmen Locker has several great ideas for your Valentine!  Heart shaped steaks and Sweet Shop Candy.  Why not pair a favorite wine with a Wine Sippy Cup.

Do you have a Jerky Club Card?  Receive a stamp for each  $25 Jerky purchase.  Fill the card with 10 stamps and receive one free pound of Holmen Locker Jerky.

Our Island Oasis Smoothies are on hiatus until warmer weather.  You can still purchase the mix to make your own!  Flavors: Strawberry, Raspberry, Mango, Peach, Pina Colada, Wildberry, Cherry Lemonade, Ice Cream and Margarita.

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  • The Wine Bar will be open from 6-10pm.  Purchase wine by the glass or bottle.  Reds are $7/glass, Whites are $6/glass or a bottle of beer for $3.50
  • Happy Hour at the Wine Bar: Come in Fridays from 4-6pm for $2.50 beer and $5.00 wine of the month.  Sorry no bottles.
  • Holmen Locker Artist of the month: Check in each month to see the new artist!  After 1:00, purchase a glass of wine and enjoy the artists work. February features Jamie Heiden. Jamie Heiden Photography … finding a little fairytale everyday.

Are you having a hard time getting out of your home this winter?  Ask us about our Delivery Service.  We will deliver within a 20 mile radius with a $25 minimum order.  Call us at 526-3112 for details.

 

Thank you for your business!

Lauri

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Happy New Year!

Are you having a hard time getting out of your home this winter?  Ask us about our Delivery Service.  We will deliver within a 20 mile radius with a $25 minimum order.  Call us at 526-3112 for details.

QUICK AND EASY MEALS:  Everyone is always extra busy this time of year.  The last thing you want to worry about is making a meal.  Holmen Locker has several varieties of frozen soups and desserts for a quick and easy meal.

 NEW PRODUCTS:

  •  Cider Boys Orange Mimosa Cider: Sunshine always dances here.  Some call this fruitful pairing surreal – ruby red apples uniting with succulent juicy oranges.  Unexpected? You bet!  Sweet yet tart – tasty and unique.  Nothing stops the passion found in a Grand Mimosa.  Only Available until February 28!
  • Cider Boys Strawberry Magic: Strawberries, soft and deep red, backed by mouth watering sweetness and a delicate hint of tartness. This is Strawberry Magic Hard Cider kicked up with a hint of Saturday night.
  • Did you see our Wine Sippy Cups on Facebook?  They have been very popular and come in various color

 

JANUARY MEAT SPECIAL: Time to stock up on ground beef!  Purchase 50 POUNDS OF GROUND BEEF: 85% Lean is $4.69/lb, 90% Lean $4.99/lb.  Call (608) 526.3112 to order.

RECIPE:  Ground Beef Gyros

1 lb lean ground beef

  • 4 plum tomatoes, thinly sliced
  • 8 small pita pocket bread, cut in half, warmed (4-inch diameter)

SEASONING

SAUCE

Directions:

  1. In small bowl, combine Yogurt Sauce ingredients, mixing well. Cover and refrigerate.
  2. Heat oven to 350ºF.
  3. In medium bowl, combine ground beef and seasoning ingredients, mixing lightly but thoroughly.
  4. Divide beef mixture into 16 equal portions and shape into patties 2 inches in diameter.
  5. Place patties on rack in broiler pan.
  6. Bake in oven 10 minutes or until no longer pink OR GRILL over medium heat.
  7. To serve, place equal amounts of beef and tomato in each pita half; top with yogurt sauce.

Serves 8  /  Total Prep Time: 20 Minutes.

ESSENTIAL OIL OF THE MONTH: Thieves: Thieves® was created based on research about four thieves in France who covered themselves with cloves, rosemary, and other aromatics while robbing plague victims. This proprietary essential oil blend was university tested for its cleansing abilities. It is highly effective in supporting the immune system and good health.

Uses:

Kills bacteria in your home or office

When travelling, rub under your nose

Can be diffused or used for cleaning.  For more information, call Lauri or Amber at 608-526-3112.

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  • The Wine Bar will be open from 6-10pm.  Purchase wine by the glass or bottle.  Reds are $7/glass, Whites are $6/glass or a bottle of beer for $3.50
  • Happy Hour at the Wine Bar: Come in Fridays from 4-6pm for $2.50 beer and $5.00 wine of the month.  Sorry no bottles.
  • Holmen Locker Art Show: Check in each month to see the new artist!  After 1:00, purchase a glass of wine and enjoy the artists work. January features Hannah Heyer. Hannah is a self-taught artist living and working in rural southeastern Minnesota. Working in oils and watercolour, her work is a study of place, time, and season.

 

Thank you for your business in 2014!  We look forward to seeing you in 2015!  We hope you have a happy, healthy, successful 2015.

Lauri

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Happy Holidays!

Wow!  Can you believe the Holiday Season is already here?  Let us help you with everything you need to make your holidays happy and yummy!

We will have a limited supply of 5-6 oz. Lobster Tail and Smoked Salmon!  Please call (608) 526-3112 to order. 

Don’t forget to order your Holiday Turkey, Double Smoked Ham or Prime Rib!  Are you not sure how much order?  We can help!  Just let us know how many people you will be serving when you order. 

GIFT IDEAS: We have new products for the Holidays arriving daily!  Don’t forget, our Holiday items are in limited supply.  Stop in early and often!  Listed are a few things you will find:

  •  Beer Gift Packs
  • Spice Gift Packs
  • Pig Ears and/or Bones for your favorite canine-our Pig Ears and Bones are naturally smoked
  • Build your own Gift Boxes with candies, jellies, local all-natural maple syrup.  Need help putting a gift box together?  We would be happy to assist you.  We can also get your gift box ready for you to take to the post office
  • Gift Certificates-Do you need a large quantity?  Call ahead at 608-526-3112.  Let us know how many you need and the denomination.  We will have them ready for you to pick up
  • **Anyone receiving a gift certificate is eligible to join the Meal Club for additional discounts and offerings.  We will include a Meal Club Card with each gift certificate
  • Don’t forget to check upstairs for our many gift ideas
  • Taste of the Midwest Gift Box: 1 Summer Sausage, Crackers, 2 8oz packages of Cheese and caramels for $20.

DEER PROCESSING:  Boneless venison processing is available!  We also carry all of the supplies you need to process your own: Casings, Beef Tallow, Pork or Beef Trimmings, Knives and Food Grade Bags.

NEW PRODUCTS:

  •  Winter Welcome Ale from Samuel: This seasonal beer is a limited edition brewed for the short days and long nights of winter.   It is the perfect indulgence next to a warm fire
  • Trader Joe’s Pumpkin Spice Chai Mix: Based on a traditional Indian drink, we start with a chai tea blend that’s a combination of honey, vanilla, and black tea, heightened by a mélange of spices like cinnamon, anise, clove, cardamom, and ginger.  In honor of Pumpkin Season, in addition to the traditional chai spices, Pumpkin Spice Chai is accentuated by pumpkin pie spices and real pumpkin.

 

Be watching for Holmen Locker coupons in your new CenturyTel phonebook!
ESSENTIAL OIL OF THE MONTH: Christmas Spirit is a sweet, spicy blend of orange, cinnamon, and spruce essential oils that tap into the happiness, joy, and security associated with the holiday season.  Place it on logs for your fire, cedar chips, potpourri, your Christmas tree or in a diffuser.

RECIPE:  How to easily cook your Holmen Locker Double Smoked Ham:  Put ham in a roaster.  Pour one can of 7-up or Sprite over the top.  Bake at 300 degrees 10 minutes per pound.

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  • The Wine Bar will be open from 6-10pm; closed 12/26.  Purchase wine by the glass or bottle.  Reds are $7/glass, Whites are $6/glass or a bottle of beer for $3.50
  • Holmen Locker Art Show: Check in each month to see the new artist!  After 1:00, purchase a glass of wine and enjoy the artists work. December features local wildlife artist Jeff Fredrick

 

Thank you for your business!  I hope you have a blessed Holiday Season!

Lauri

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Happy Thanksgiving!

In this issue, find our New Products, an easy recipe for Double Smoked Ham and a special Gift Certificate offer for Black Friday.  Keep reading for more information on our Holiday Wine Tasting!

Can you believe it’s time to start thinking about Thanksgiving?  Let Holmen Locker be your one stop shop!   You’ll find Fresh Turkey, Double Smoked Ham, Prime Rib, frozen vegetables, desserts and a huge wine and beer selection. 

NEW PRODUCTS:

  • We have new products for the Holidays arriving daily!  Don’t forget, our Holiday items are in limited supply.  Stop in early and often!
  • 1 pound loaves of butter for only $3.38.  Supply is limited!

GIFT CERTIFICATE SPECIAL:  Purchase a $50 Gift Certificate for only $45.  This special is only available on Black Friday and Saturday, November 29th.  Quantities are limited so stop in early!

QUICK AND EASY MEALS:  Everyone is always extra busy this time of year.  The last thing you want to worry about is making a meal.  Holmen Locker has several varieties of frozen soups and desserts for a quick and easy meal.

Do you process your own deer? Holmen Locker has everything you need!

WINE/BEER PAIRING:  Orchard Country Pear Wine goes perfectly with a Holmen Locker Double Smoked Ham!

Orchard Country Winery, located in Door County, lists this wine as sweet and fruity. This medium bodied wine explodes with the delicious flavor of fresh-picked pears.  They even suggest pairing it with a grilled cheese!
RECIPE:  How to easily cook your Holmen Locker Double Smoked Ham:  Put ham in a roaster.  Pour one can of 7-up or Sprite over the top.  Bake at 300 degrees 10 minutes per pound.
GIFT BOXES: 

  • Taste of the Midwest Gift Box: 1 Summer Sausage, Crackers, 2 8oz packages of Cheese and caramels for $20.
  • Do you need to ship your gift box?  We’ll help you pack it so it is ready for you to take to the post office.

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  • Holiday Wine Tasting: Friday, November 14th from 6:00-8:00.  Cost is $20/person.  Please RSVP by calling 526-3112 before November 12th.  Vendors will be on hand to help with gift ideas!
  • Holmen Locker Art Show: Check in each month to see the new artist! November features Albert Schmiege from Blind Guy Studios.   In 1992, Albert was declared legally blind due to macular degeneration.  In 2005, he exhibited his art for the first time at the Memorial Union Galleries in Madison, WI.  Since then, Albert has been featured in numerous newspaper articles as well as local television interviews. After 1:00, purchase a glass of wine and enjoy the artists work.
  • Keep watching for more Wine Bar dates!
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Fall is in the air!

Have you had a chance to see the beautiful fall colors in the area?  This makes me want to put a Holmen Locker Roast in the crockpot!  Keep reading for a Harvest Dinner Recipe that’s perfect for the colder weather.  Also in this issue, find our October Specials, New Products, essential oils class date and a recipe  using BACON!

OCTOBER MEAT SPECIAL:

DEER CAMP BUNDLE

  •  2 lbs Beef Sticks
  •  2 lbs Hickory Smoked Bacon
  • 1 Stick Summer Sausage
  • 2 Packages of Locker Dogs

Only $48

 

NEW PRODUCTS:

  • Just in time for Halloween…Skeleton Wine An enticing Malbec with aromas of violet and plum, alongside secondary notes of blackberry jam and dark fruits. A burst of rich, fresh fruit on the palate, vibrant acidity, and a touch of oak, followed by a long, lingering finish.
  • From the Robert Hall Winery:
  • Orange Muscat: Fresh citrus and orange blossom aromas with a touch of sweet ginger spice echoed by bright, sweet tropical fruit flavors.
  • Cuvee de Robles Red Wine: Cuvee de Robles is reminiscent of fresh cherries with hints of black pepper and spice. This bold, full-bodied, Rhone-style blend delivers a mouthful of berry flavors with a lingering spicy finish. Enjoy with a wide range of food including hearty cheese, grilled meat and roasted lamb
  • Orchard Country Winery from Door County:
  • Semi-Sweet Pair Wine: Sweet and fruity, this medium bodied wine explodes with the delicious flavor of fresh-picked pears. Serve with tilapia or tru bleu cheddar cheese.
  • Sweet Cherry: Made with Montmorency cherries, this sweet wine tastes just like a slice of cherry pie! Pairs well with Italian sausage or cherry chipotle cheddar.

WINE/BEER PAIRING:  With colder weather coming, now is the perfect time to make a Harvest Dinner!  This can be made in the oven or crockpot.  Take one Holmen Locker Beef Roast, place it in your baking dish.  Add potatoes, carrots, onions, cabbage; whatever fits your taste buds.  This dinner pairs perfectly with Robert Hall Orange Muscat.  (Read more about this new wine in our “New Products” section.)

RECIPE:  Have you ever used Ground Bacon Ends from the Holmen Locker?  The uses are endless!  Fry these up and add to soups, Spanish rice, casseroles, egg bake or hamburger patties.  Let us know your favorite use for Ground Bacon Ends on our Facebook page!

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  • Everyday Essential Oils Introductory Class: Thursday, October 16th from 6-7 pm.  This is a free class to help you learn the proper uses of essential oil.  Please RSVP to Lauri at 526-3112.
  • Holmen Locker Art Show: Currently featuring works by Larry Durfey.  Visit the display in the Wine Bar.  After 1:00, you may purchase a glass of Robert Hall Cuvee de Robles and enjoy Larry’s work.  Keep checking back!  The artists and featured wine will change.
  • Holiday Wine Tasting: Friday, November 14th from 6:30-8:30.  Cost is $20/person.  Please RSVP by calling 526-3112 before November 7th.
  • Keep watching for more Wine Bar dates!

 

Thank you for your business!

Lauri

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Happy September!

In this issue, find our September Specials; several New Products and events which include a special wine tasting.

We will be closed Labor Day!  We hope you enjoy this extra time with your family and friends!

September MEAT SPECIALS:

  • Now is the time to stock up!  Take advantage of our     50 POUND GROUND BEEF SPECIAL!  90% Lean Ground Beef is *$4.99/lb.  85% Lean Ground Beef is *$4.69/lb.  **Call early to order!  The price may change without notice.

 

  NEW PRODUCTS:

  •  Trying to make meal time quicker?  Try Nature’s Blessed: Diced Onions, Sliced Mushrooms, Sweet Cherries, Blueberries and Sliced Strawberries and Apples.  Click here for delicious smoothie recipes using Nature Blessed Fruit.
  • Our frozen soups and entrees are back!  Larry the Cable Guy Mac-n-cheese with bacon bits and jalapeno,  Cheddar Cheese Soup, Chicken & Wild Rice Soup, Cheddar Baked Potato with Ham Soup, Creamy Tomato Soup, Cream of Broccoli with Cheese Soup.
  • Gluten Free Cookies from Tates Cookies
  • Oktoberfest Brats will be back early September

WINE/BEER PAIRING:  Our Oktoberfest Brats pair perfectly with the Oktoberfest Beers we have on hand.  Let us know which beer brand is your favorite!

RECIPE:  For an easy recipe, take Dang Dawg BBQ Sauce from Holmen Locker and mix it in a crock pot with Meatballs.  This is simple and sure please!

 

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  •  WELLNESS & WINE TASTING Thursday, September 18th from 6-8pm.  We will be sampling Robert Hall Wines and Dang Dawg BBQ Sauce. Please RSVP by 9/16. We will have the following vendors: Young Living Essential Oils, Arbonne, It Works Wraps and aprons perfect for any occasion.  This will also be a kick off night for our art show.  We will feature a new artist each month.

 

Thank you for your business!

Lauri

 

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Happy Kornfest!!

Can you believe it’s already August?  We’re getting that much closer to Kornfest!  Keep reading for our Monthly Meat Specials, Recipe Ideas and an Ice Cream Social Event which includes a contest!

AUGUST MEAT SPECIALS:

  • Now is the time to stock up!  Whole Rib Eye Loins only $8.49/lb. and  New York Strip Loins only $7.99/lb.  An easy tip for cutting the loin: Freeze for about 20 minutes, cut and freeze for later use.
  • AUGUST  11th- 16th ONLY:  Purchase our Kornfest Brats for only $3.29/lb.
  • August is NATIONAL SANDWICH MONTH. Try a Holmen Locker sandwich for $5.99/lb.  Select your bread, meat, cheese and veggies.

NEW PRODUCTS:

  •  Char Crust Rubs, Char Crust dry rub seasonings create a sizzling seared crust, bursting with juicy flavor. You can use Char Crust® dry rub on any meat or fish, even vegetables. Available in: Amazin’ Cajun, Roasted Garlic & Peppercorn, Hickory & Molasses, All American BBQ, Original Hickory, Ginger Teriyaki.
  • Black Butte Porter from the Deschutes Brewery:  A slight hop bitterness up front enhances the distinctive chocolate and roasted finish. It’s prized for its creamy mouth feel and intense complex flavors.  This is the #1 Porter in the US.
  • Twilight Summer Ale, also from the Deschutes Brewery: This clever golden-hued ale pours remarkably crisp and clean. A distinctive malt body complements a refreshing hop profile led by a heady dose of bold Amarillo hops. This is the #5 Ale in the US.
  • Mirror Pond Pale Ale: Cascade hops and more Cascade hops give this tawny colored ale delicious hop-forward aroma and flavor. Pale malt allows the hops to linger, not overpower.
  • Chainbreaker White IPA: Deschutes is taking you into the next beer frontier. Brewed with wheat and pilsner malt; this IPA displays beautiful citrus aromas from Cascade and Citra hops that meld with the esters of Belgian yeast.
  • We now have Bakery Fresh Frozen Pies available in Cherry, Strawberry/Rhubarb and Peach.
  • Imperial Flavors Beverage Company’s Dang Soda available in Root Beer, Red Cream Soda and Butterscotch Root Beer.
  • Candied Bacon Cream Soda and Salted Caramel Root Beer from the Cicero Beverage Company.

WINE/BEER PAIRING:  To take full advantage of our WHOLE LOIN SPECIAL this month, we’re going to pair your favorite beer from the Holmen Locker with Beef Beer Marinade:

BEER MARINADE

1 1/2 c. of your favorite beer from Holmen Locker
1/2 c. salad oil
1 clove garlic
2 tbsp. lemon juice
1 tbsp. sugar
1 tsp. salt
3 cloves

Combine the beer with the salad oil, stirring the oil slowly; add the rest of the ingredients. Marinate Holmen Locker beef, turning occasionally.  When ready, grill to your desired temperature.

RECIPE:  Char Crust Rubs are a great way to spice up your favorite dish!  Take a Whole Ribeye Loin or New York Strip Loin and rub your favorite Char Crust Rub on the outside.  Start your grill on high heat to help create a crust.  Turn the grill down and continue grilling until the loin has reached the desired temperature.  These rubs are also great on vegetables, salmon and beef.  Click here for other Char Crust Rubs recipe ideas.

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  •  AUGUST 21st: ICE CREAM YOU SCREAM, WE ALL SCREAM FOR ICE CREAM Ice Cream Social on Thursday August 21st from 6-8pm.   We’ll be sampling our smoothies and shakes.  Receive a small ice cream cone for $2.00. Take a picture of your child eating ice cream during this event and submit it to our Facebook page.  We’ll vote for the “Cutest Kid” on August 25th. The winner will receive a pint of Blue Moon Ice Cream.  (By submitting your picture, you agree to allow us to use it for marketing purposes.)  Can’t attend the event? Make sure to “Like” the child you think is the cutest!

 

Thank you for your business!

Lauri

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Happy 4th of July!

Hurry in and pick up everything for your 4th of July celebration!  We will be closed July 4th.  We will be open normal business hours on Saturday, July 5th from 8 am – 3 pm.

JULY MEAT SPECIALS

  • Purchase  10 pounds of CHICKEN BREASTS for $32.  5 pounds of CHICKEN DRUMMIES are just $19. Call 526-3112 to order.
  • Wednesday, July 23rd is NATIONAL HOT DOG DAY!  To celebrate we are offering our hot dogs for *$4.99/lb.  (*Limit of 5 pounds.  July 23rd only.)

NEW PRODUCTS:

  • Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream is available in pints.  Did you know the third Sunday in July is National Ice Cream Day?  Why not pick up a pint of Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream to celebrate?  Flavors:  Turtle, Old Fashioned Vanilla, Cookie Dough and Machinac Island Fudge.  Is a pint not enough of your favorite flavor?  We can also special order a 3 gallon size.
  • The Summer Grill Bundle: 8~ 8oz. top sirloins, 8~1lb. packages of ground beef, 6 polish sausages, 5lb. chicken fillets, 6 thick cut pork chops, 48 hot dogs & 30 brats. Get all the meat you need for grilling for only $169.  Call 526-3112 to order.

WINE/BEER PAIRING:  Matua Sauvignon Blanc pairs nicely with Holmen Locker chicken breasts.  Holmen Locker Chicken Drummies pair nicely with any of our Sonoma Cider flavors.  Sonoma Cider is available in Bourbon, Pair or Apple.

RECIPE:  Holmen Locker Chicken Breasts or Drummies marinated in your favorite Excalibur Wing Sauce.  Let us know your favorite flavor!

NEW ICE CREAM AREA!  We know how much you love our ice cream cones!  Now we have room for you to sit and enjoy them!  No more dripping and melting cones as you walk to your car!

UPCOMING EVENTS: 

  •  The Wine Bar will be closed July and August.
  • Try something new for lunch! The Jim Dandy Food Truck will be parked at the Holmen Locker on Friday July 11th & 18th and Wednesday, July 23rd from 10am-2pm. 
  • August 21st: Lost Lake Beer tasting  6:30-8pm
  • Please continue to watch Facebook for more upcoming events and Wine Bar dates.

Have a happy and safe 4th of July!

 

Thank you for your business!

Lauri

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