February 12, 2020

You will need:

1 medium yellow onion, diced

2 Tablespoons minced garlic

1/4 Cup Butter

1 Cup Heavy Cream

2 Cups Marinara Sauce

1 Tablespoon Dried Basil

2 teaspoons Crushed Red Pepper

1 cup Grated Parmesan

1 Pound 41-50 count tail off Raw Shrimp

12 ounces Spaghetti Pasta

Salt and...

January 31, 2020

     Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and Potash Markets has plenty of options for helping you delight someone you love. 
     Candy and flowers make for a go-to combination of course, and we have you covered there. In the candy department you...

January 22, 2020

Green Dirt Farm, our latest Potash Featured Artisan, illustrates the added value of true artisan cheese. 

     When you purchase a wedge of cheese or a piece of charcuterie from our gourmet cheese department you can expect to get something delicious and authentic. In ad...

October 1, 2019

Philz Coffee

     Philz Coffee out of San Francisco, California, is moving into Chicago with a bang! They specialize in blends of several beans from around the world. Philz sources their beans from farms that demonstrate environmental and social responsibility. They als...

September 3, 2019

     As a group, blue cheeses are said to be the most polarizing of the cheese “families.”  You either love them or you hate them, and it is estimated that about 30% of people who enjoy a variety of good cheeses will nonetheless steer clear of blues.  I myself love blu...

July 12, 2019

Tennessee’s Sequatchie Cove Creamery is turning out award-winners with a little help from neighbors near and far.

     Sequatchie Cove Creamery may be the only raw-milk farmstead cheesemaker in Tennessee. Its cheeses are just as uncommon, reflecting the influence of the...

June 19, 2019

New Offerings from 88 East

     88 East is redefining the Ready-to-Drink market with its canned cocktails with a new set of offerings: the Retro & Lush Amaretto Sour, Smoke & Fire Mezcal Margarita (the first ever of its kind!), Dazed and Watermelon Vodka, and Friskey Wh...

May 28, 2019

… and You Can Win a Wheel of Cheese!

     You may have heard of a golf or a tennis invitational, but probably not a cheesemonger Invitational. There really is such an event, however, and because of that event, you have a chance to win a full wheel of one...

May 8, 2019

RAFT Syrups

     RAFT is a line of small batch, craft syrups for mixing cocktails and sodas. Made in Portland, Oregon, these mixers are made from 100% organic cane sugar. These little bottles will go a long way, as they're packed with flavor: use sparingly! Get inspired...

     This year, our Director of Wine and Spirits, John Reed, attended, “Vin Italy” again. "Vin Italy," is an international wine competition and expo held in Verona every year since 1967, and is the largest wine show in the world. Called the, “most important convention...