Tradition from Poland
The artists and crafters in Poland are known for tradition and quality. Our Polish Pottery will bake its way into your heart, whether in the microwave or traditional oven. Each piece and pattern is different...please stop in to see our fine selection. (Incidentally, it makes a splendid gift that will be long remembered and appreciated). (We just received a new shipment on Februray 1 ..come see a great new selection of beautiful pieces!)
Spice Up Your Table
Grind away...These pepper and salt mills from Cole and Mason win the "best" designation in many cooking magazine tests. They are adjustable, from fine to coarse, and they hold the setting, for consistent results every time. They feel good in your hand, and look great too. $39.98 each.
Madison: Will Ride for Beer
Which Madison area beer is your favorite? Bicycle on out to one of Dane County's many breweries for further research. Meanwhile, a pint of your favorite has never looked so fitness friendly. $9.98 each
Pride of Wisconsin
Are you a Sconnie? If so, here's an opportunity to show them where you're from!
If you're not a native, here's a new educational accessory to learn our geography...preferably while you indulge in some cheese! Most of the renowned places are featured, in solid bamboo, measuring approx. 12" x 13" (about a seven hour drive). $29.98.
Time for Picnics!
It's time for concerts, bicycling and relaxing in the great outdoors. We have a host of backpacks, totes, baskets, blankets, wine glasses, plates and other accessories to make your picnic complete. The wine tote shown is just $39.99...and we have many other styles to choose from.
Oh yes...add weddings to the list above, for a portable picnic pack makes a thoughtful gift for the lucky couple!
Wisconsin "State of the Slate" Board
Wow your friends and family with a variety of Wisconsin cheeses at your next gathering. This Wisconsin-shaped board in solid American slate makes a great gift for anyone who loves the Badger State! In stock @ $29.99. We also have beautiful Wisconsin-shaped boards in solid Wisconsin cherry wood. Wusthof Classic Paring Knife from Solingen, Germany: $49.99.
Rock and Roll your Whiskey!
Cooling your favorite liquor (without watering it down) can be therapeutic. Our rocks glass "rolls" an ice ball through your Bourbon or Scotch....a singularly tactile meditation aid. Ice ball mold included...hours of fun! $19.98
Peggy Karr Madison Plate by Jean Lobe
Our exclusive 14" glass tray, made in the USA by Peggy Karr, is designed by Madison artist Jean Lobe. ($70.00) We also carry Jean's notecards with their stunning scenes of Wisconsin and Madison. Give the gift of beautiful Madison!
Poppin' Fresh Popcorn
Popcorn can be yours, fast and easy from your microwave, with the new Chef'n Pop Top Silicone Popper. It starts in a modest, compact mode, then unfolds and expands as it pops, holding up to 10 cups of wholesome temptation. Microwave and dishwasher safe silicone. $19.98
Rabbit Wine Aerator
Agreed: Red wine needs to breathe, to reveal its optimum flavor. Traditional method: pour through a funnel into a glass decanter, swirl, wait half an hour, and serve. If, however, time is of the essence, simply insert this handy aerator into the bottle...and serve. Now just $14.99.... what could be an easier way to enhance your wine's flavor?
Peggy Karr Wisconsin Plate by Jean Lobe
We are pleased to be the exclusive retailer of the Wisconsin plate designed by Jean Lobe. Made just for us in the USA by Peggy Karr Glass. This stunning 10" square plate comes beautifully gift boxed. $70.00
Confetti Bowls: Recycled Color from Zak
Zak melamine bowls give a bright splash of color to any table...and they're recycled! We have five different sets in stock, each with four assorted bowls, at $34.99/set. And we now have loads of picnic plates and bowls in loads of colors. Zak Confetti is practical, cheerful and just plain fun!
The Gurgle Pot
One of our favorite items is the Gurgle Pot pitcher, which adds a touch of whimsy to your table (and makes a great vase when it's not in use). It makes a delightful gurgle sound when you pour from it -- try this sound link to hear for yourself!
Cream of Lutefisk Mug
It's here at last! Norwegian-Americans throughout Wisconsin have been waiting anxiously for our long-delayed shipment of these clever lutefisk mugs to arrive. Uff da! $9.95 each
Soda at Home...Easy, Fun, Economical, Eco-Friendly
Soda Stream has taken the world by storm! Your family can make soda at home, saving trips to the store, without dealing with storage space, or empties. Control your ingredients, and save significantly over commercial brands. We will exchange your 60 or 130 Liter cylinder every time you need one...we send them back to be refilled. We have the "Play" Model in stock@ $89.99. Try some flavor syrups, or make your own to your own taste!