KCFC Holiday Gift Guide

Would you like some ideas for unique and delicious gifts to give to the food fanatic in your life? Let us help! You can find something to surprise and delight your loved ones while also supporting local farmers, artisans and businesses - these are gifts we can all feel good about! #eatlocalkc



 

KC Food Circle Membership - 2016

Give the gift of KCFC Membership - it's the ticket to fun with good food in the new year. Our members enjoy farm-to-table dinners, discounts on classes and workshops, unique pop up events that feature local, organic food from our member farmers - oh, and farm tours, too! This is the gift that keeps giving all year long and provides your friends and family with a chance to learn about and enjoy local, organic, and free-range food.

 


BADSEED Holiday Fiesta Farmers Market - December 18

1909 McGee St, KCMO 64109 • 4:00-9:00 pm

Party with your favorite farmers at Badseed's holiday market fiesta! "Holiday Cheer" will include (on the house) Irish Whiskey and freshly whipped organic cream - perfect for spiking your locally roasted coffee from Red Headed Philosopher & Cafe Noble! The annual FARM BASKET RAFFLE will take place promptly at 6 PM. The winner receives a mouth-watering Farm Basket full of goodies from ALL the vendors including meats, cheese, eggs, organic produce, rustic bread, baked goods, and more.

Featured Products: Grass-Fed Beef & Lamb, All-Natural Pork, Free-Range Eggs, Gourmet Mushrooms, Artisan Sheep's Milk Cheese, Aged Goat & Cow's Milk Cheese, Rustic Breads, Wholesome Baked Goods, Winter Vegetables & Roots, Sweet Potatoes, Mean Greens, Jams & Jellies, Freshly-Milled Flour, Missouri Pecans & Black Walnuts, Micro-roasted Coffee, Luscious Soaps & Body Products, Hand-made Crafts and more.

Cultivate KC will be on hand selling their new, limited edition Charlie Hustle t-shirts, too; those would make a great gift as well! You can also buy them online here.


Special Offers from KCFC Member Farmers

Green Dirt Farm is offering Cheese of the Season subscriptions - Give the Gift of the Seasons with Four Shipments of Local Cheese all year long. 15% discount until Dec 31 - code available via Facebook.

Schenker Family Farms offers delicious meats, jams, and salsas all year long - and unique gift bundles as well - Summer Sausage Snack Box or the Nature’s Kiss Gift Box (vegetarian).


From Our Featured Retailers

Heirloom Bakery & Hearth 

401 E 63rd St, KCMO 64113 • 816-492-7259 • www.heirloomkc.com

The holidays are in full swing at Heirloom where all of their baked goods are made fresh daily, using local and seasonal ingredients whenever possible. They have a holiday menu online and will be open right up until Christmas Eve morning. They have all the goodies you need for gifts, parties and dinners. 

 

Local Pig

2618 Guinotte Ave, KCMO 64120 • 816-200-1639 • www.thelocalpig.com

In addition to the full array of local and free-range meats, Local Pig also offers great gift ideas including t-shirts, honey, butter, other accompaniments as well as classes like Whole Hog Butchering, Sausage Making, etc. Purchase gift certificates online at www.thelocalpig.com.

 

The Sundry

1706 Baltimore Ave, KCMO 64108 • 816-527-0459 • www.thesundry.com

The Sundry Market & Kitchen is a neighborhood market with a restaurant quality kitchen that offers a complete selection of grocery essentials including high-quality produce and meats grown by local farmers, handcrafted items made in-house, and many other unique, made in Kansas City products. Here you can get food for your feast as well as treats for gift giving. Ask them about their custom gift baskets! PS: Their cheese making class on Dec 20 would make a great gift! 

In fact, here’s a fantastic list of cheese-themed gifts - this holiday go beyond the store-bought cheese basket and give a gift of local sheep cheese, a cheese-making class or a how-to book to make your own. From our friends at Greenability


Our Restaurants

A great gift idea is a gift certificate to one of the amazing local restaurants that sources from our farmers. Check out our full list here. And don't forget - Affäre will be open on Christmas Day and the Eden Alley cookbook would make a great gift, too!