Hey There Cupcake
At Hey There, Cupcake, baking is their passion. Hey There, Cupcake is an Essex, Vermont home-based bakery that specializes in gourmet cupcakes. Their cupcakes are made from scratch and baked to order, using the finest and freshest ingredients, including many local ones. Hey There, Cupcake would be the perfect sweet gift or to include in your holiday parties!
Giveaway: Two Dozen Cupcakes!
Matryoshka’s Bakery is a home based bakery specializing in french macarons, french pastries, specialty cakes and cupcakes, using fresh and as much local products as possible. Maryam Counter is a work at home mom. Maryam chose the name Matryoshka because as it represents family, love and her country. Her family is her life, her happiness, her everything. Martoshaka’s Bakery specializes in making cakes, macarons and other sweet treats for baby showers, birthday parties, and holiday parties. They would be the perfect hostess gift this holiday season.
Giveaway: 8″ cake to feed up to 20 people!
The Skinny Pancake
Love Local. The Skinny Pancake, located at the waterfront in Burlington, is on a mission to change the world by building a safer, healthier and more delicious foodshed while creating everyday enjoyment that is both fun and affordable. They specialize in dozens of sweet & savory crepes and soups made with in-season, local ingredients! The Skinny Pancake offers something for everyone. It is a child/family friendly environment while also having an amazing local beer menu and live music throughout the week.
Giveaway: $50 Gift Certificate!
Vermont Beard & Mustache Co.
Did you know Beards don’t have to be rough, itchy, or dry?
Vermont Beard & Mustache Co. proudly handcrafts Men’s Grooming Products in small batches locally in the Burlington area. BEARD CONDITIONING OIL will build strong roots, soften your hair, and improve your skin all season long. SHAVE OIL will give you the closest shave & provide the smooth glide while preventing razor burn. The variety of scents from Alpine Trail to Driftwood will inspire you just like our diverse area. All of their premium products are Natural & Organic, as nature intended. The result will revitalize your beard and revolutionize your shave.
Coupon Code: SHOPVT2017 -10% off orders through 12/2/17
Giveaway: Beard Condition Oil in Mountain scent & Shave Oil in Forest Scent!
Vermont Hand Crafters
Vermont Hand Crafters is presenting their 65th annual Craft Vermont show November 17-19 at the Sheraton Conference Center in Burlington, VT. It is a show unlike any other as there will be 150 extraordinarily creative artists gathering together for this inspiring weekend. Admission is $8 for all three days and children under 12 free. Two floors of arts and crafts, — inspirational, whimsical, practical, decorative, –treasures everywhere! You will definitely be able to find something for everyone on your holiday list!
Visit vermonthandcrafters.com for hours, a list of artists and a $1.00 off coupon.
Giveaway: Entry for all three days to Craft Vermont Show! Seven tickets will be given away in total! Tickets are valid UNTIL 11/19
Vermont Natural Sheepskins
Vermont Natural Sheepskins is the only organic tannery in the USA. They specialize in luxurious sheep, goat, and alpaca skins for the home. Use them in a child’s room for playtime or nap time, or in any room for extra warmth and comfort. Natural animal fibers breathe, wick moisture, and help regulate body temperature in both cool and warm weather. Their sheepskins are 100% naturally tanned without the use of toxic chemicals – safe for you and your family.
Giveaway: $50 Gift Certificate!
Vivid Coffee got its start in Winooski, VT in 2015. In the most basic sense, Vivid Coffee’s goal was to source and roast coffees that are delicious. It still is. When they named their little operation, Vivid Coffee, they felt it perfectly described the type of coffee they want to roast. Coffees that burst with Vivid aromas and taste. Coffees that stands out. Vivid Coffee can be found in Catalyst Coffee Bar in St Alabans, Onyx Tonics in Burlington, Scout & Co in Burlington and Winooski, New Moon Cafe in Burlington and Dedalus Wine Shop in Burlington. You can also purchase Vivid Coffee from their website!
Giveaway: Seasonal Coffee Variety 3-Pack!
Located in a 150-year-old renovated dairy barn in Shoreham, VT, WhistlePig’s distillery is the culmination of five diligent years. Opened in 2015, they distill seven days a week in their unique copper pot still designed by world-renowned Master Distiller Dave Pickerell. WhistlePig is the premier straight rye, showcasing the bold and often untapped flavor of this extraordinary grain. WhistlePig is one of the world’s most decorated rye whiskeys – earning a record 96 points from Wine Enthusiast – and has garnered extraordinary praise from whiskey critics.
Giveaway: Two night stay for two guests at WhistlePig Farm; room & board, activities, tour & tasting included!