Join Garden Fresh Gourmet for Celebrity Softball & Barbeque!

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Did you know that 100% of children who participate in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland and Macomb Counties' programs graduate from high school? At Garden Fresh Gourmet, we think those odds are fantastic! That's one of the many reasons we are such strong supporters of the organization. Stop in for an hour, or spend the whole day with us! On Saturday, June 28th Garden Fresh Gourmet, Wayne-Oakland Police, and Dino's Lounge will be sponsoring a celebrity softball game and barbeque in support of  the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland and Macomb Counties. Please join us at Martin Road … [Read more...]

Garden Fresh Cooking Club!

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On April 30, 2014 the Garden Fresh team was invited to participate in the first ever Garden Fresh Cooking Club. The brainchild of the company's President, Jack Aronson, the club's key goal is to help promote a healthy lifestyle by teaching team members to prepare quick and healthy meals in a fun team environment.   Jack enlisted the expertise of personal chef, Michelle Kobernick, former founder and CEO of the award winning company Gourmet Everyday to instruct the group.  Michelle was a great choice, with numerous articles and recipes published online, in magazines, and books. She brought … [Read more...]

Pitching in for a Great Cause!

Garden Fresh Gourmet is proud to be participating in the Salvation Army's 3rd annual Shield on the Field Celebrity Classic softball game on May 17, 2014.  This free event will feature a giant bounce house and face painting for the kids, as well as chips and salsa courtesy of Garden Fresh.   Among local celebrities, business, and civic leaders joining the line-up for the game are: Mark Hackel, (Macomb County Executive), Eric Smith, (Macomb County Prosecutor), Jack Aronson, (President of Garden Fresh Gourmet), John Latella, (COO of Garden Fresh Gourmet), Alexandrea Thrubis (Metro … [Read more...]

Join the Garden Fresh Team in Supporting the 2014 Walk for the Future!

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The 2014 Walk For The Future,  an event supporting The Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland and Macomb Counties, is only 25 days away. This gives anyone interested in joining & supporting the walk plenty of time to get involved! The Boys & Girls Clubs of Oakland and Macomb Counties have set a $100,000 goal for this event. Now it is even easier to help them meet that goal. Between now and April 22, 2014, Garden Fresh Gourmet (led by Jack & Annette Aronson) will match, dollar for dollar, all donations - up to $12,500!  This means the donations you secure will be matched - … [Read more...]

TweetChat with Jack Aronson

Jack and Annette Aronson, founders of Garden Fresh Salsa

So who's this Jack guy that everybody keeps talking about and the namesake behind one of our bestselling salsa flavors? He's the culinary genius behind America's #1 fresh salsa company. Him and his wife, Annette, founded Garden Fresh in the back of a small town diner in fabulous Ferndale, just outside of Detroit. They employed a simple household blender, crafting fresh, all-natural salsa that could knock the socks off even the most seasoned salsa connoisseurs. Delicious meaty artichokes along with the nutty taste of garlic composed the founding flavor: Artichoke Garlic. The resulting … [Read more...]

Motown Burger Battle | May 20th

Infinity Hour for the Motown Burger Battle

Set amidst the Carriage House Pavilion at the magical Pine Knob on Sunday, May 20th, some of Detroit's legendary chefs will demonstrate their culinary prowess with an American classic: the almighty burger. We're talking about the kings of the sacred grill, the seeds to our sesame bun, the crème de la crème, the pioneers of comfort food including burger mavens: Chef James Rigato of the Root Restaurant, White Lake Chef Allan Ackroyd of Ackroyd's Scottish Bakery, Redford Chef Lewis of McShane's, Detroit The Vegetarian Guy, George Vutetakis of Garden Fresh, Ferndale Chef Arthur … [Read more...]