April 27, 2024

Wine Director John Kay on the Wonderful World of Wine

by John Kay & Katie Glaudell Marché welcomed John Kay into the newly-created position of Wine Director in September of 2023, and he’s been making great strides with our wine programs and selections ever since. We enjoy his dad jokes and sunny disposition, but we especially benefit from his unique experiences as a well-traveled wine man and flavor aficionado. He’s […]
March 18, 2024

How to Build a Cheese & Charcuterie Board

by Katie Glaudell Marché is here to demystify the art of charcuterie board building–all are takes is a few tips, practice, and confidence! Firstly, let’s address the term “charcuterie.” Pronounced “shar-KOO-ter-ee,” the word in English only refers to cold cured meats. So, if you don’t have meat on your board, it is technically not a charcuterie board. Now to get […]
January 21, 2024

Après-Ski Eats for a Midwestern Winter

by Katie Glaudell The holidays are over, the cheery twinkling lights are coming down, yet the darkness and dismal weather remain. How do we get through the rest of winter with our sanity intact? This year, I’m taking survival tips from “après-ski” culture. But what is après-ski? A time of day? A cuisine? A state of mind? Yes, yes, and […]
October 27, 2023

Halloween Candy + Cheese: The Magic of Food Pairings

by Katie Glaudell Halloween isn’t just for kids, and grocery store candy can be gourmet. Here’s how to pair your Trick-or-Treat haul with artisan cheese and elevate a sugar fest into a grown-up snacking experience! The Principles of Pairing Pairing Candy with Cheese So with these basic principles in mind, pairing your leftover Halloween candy with cheese isn’t such a […]