Vegan & gluten-free breads & jam

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We’re so glad you’re here!

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Blog, Portfolio | 0 comments

We’re so glad you’re here!

Welcome to Holcomb Hollow! We sell jam & bread – award-winning jam using locally sourced fruit and vegan, gluten-free breads like muffins, biscotti, and granola bars. Our jams & jellies are usually sweetened with fair trade organic cane sugar, however we also use maple syrup, local honey, or stevia in some of them. We have won 6 ribbons at the Lake County Fair for our jams. Pineapple Mango Habanero is our best-selling jam and winner of a blue ribbon. It’s even being used by...

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Double Chocolate Biscotti

Posted by on Aug 18, 2014 in Blog, Local Business | 0 comments

Double Chocolate Biscotti

When enjoying a fine brew over at Hansa Coffee Roasters, or whenever during the never ending tea party we call life, a tasty biscotti can really balance out the experience as it infuses with a hot beverage. Our double chocolate version is a perfect addition to your coffee time and even adds flavor to the coffee itself. What’s more, our biscotti are fully vegan and gluten-free! Made from a blend of wheatless flours with a touch of flax seed, you won’t even notice the difference in...

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Viva la Food Revolution!

Posted by on May 13, 2014 in Blog, Humble Brag, Portfolio | 0 comments

Holcomb Hollow is excited to be a part of the local food revolution! This weekend, we will be a vendor at the Lake County Food Revolution event at All Ways Healthy Natural Foods Center, 123 S. Rand Rd., Lake Zurich. We’ll be helping spread peace, love, and jam to our community. Food Revolution Day is a worldwide celebration that champions the importance of cooking real food and passing on essential food skills to others. There will be musical entertainment, demonstrations on topics including...

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Spring arrives in the hollow…

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in Blog, Local Business, Portfolio | 0 comments

Spring arrives in the hollow…

It’s been an exciting winter for us here in the hollow. After finishing up at the Botanic Gardens Winter Market, we started setting up shop at Hansa Coffee Roasters through February. Now, we’re pleased to announce that we have secured a commercial kitchen space at La Luz Bakery on Route 45 in Mundelein. Thanks to the cooperation of local Mundelein business owners, the Holcomb Hollow product line is ready to be sold in retail stores and soon, on the Internet. We are anticipating several orders...

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Dakotah’s Indoor Farmers Market

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Blog, Event, Portfolio | 0 comments

Dakotah’s Indoor Farmers Market

Starting November 1 and continuing until the end of March, you can find us every Saturday from 9am-3pm at Dakotah’s Indoor Farmers Market, a sweet little group of artisan food producers offering their products to the community! Located at 631 N. Midlothian Ave., in Mundelein, next to the Quick Pick, we’ll have all our usual offerings plus some fun giftables. Hope to see you there! As always, you can call or email to order and we’ll have it ready & waiting for you at the...

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Eating With The Season This Winter

Posted by on Dec 9, 2013 in Blog, Homesteading | 0 comments

Eating With The Season This Winter

Information is power, and having the knowledge to make the most sustainably wise decisions possible, even through a winter without rampant farmer’s markets, is available. Whether you’re deciding which plants can survive your dry cold winter or basing recipes around what should be locally available each month of the year, it’s a healthy decision to keep up to date on local availability In the midwest, a lot of greens are still readily available, which is why sauerkraut making...

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