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Love and Hummus and delicious

The Love and Hummus Co. makes the kind of food that inspires us at Driver’s Market. Local. Organic. Sunstainably packaged. Delicious. Founder Donna Sky got her start through La Cocina, the innovative incubator kitchen, and has succeeded because her hummus tastes great. “When Donna Sky says that the love in jar of her hummus is an ingredient,” SF Weekly says, “we’re easily …

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Bread SRSLY, a gluten-free love story

Bread SRSLY makes delicious, moist and nourishing gluten-free sourdough breads. It started with a college crush, a gluten-intolerant San Franciscan. Sadie Scheffer began to bake loaves of gluten-free sourdough bread in hopes of winning him over. The first attempts weren’t completely successful. “I got to work experimenting with new ingredients – sorghum flour, sweet rice, buckwheat,” Sadie recalls. “Many of …

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Teas from the Desta Epicures Guild

Desta Epicures Guild is a purveyor offering hand-selected, high quality, organic and fair trade artisanal teas. Desta painstakingly searches the world for the finest ingredients grown using time-honored methods. Desta was created with a philosophy of interconnectedness of all things. It chooses wild harvesting, biodynamic and thoughtful farming. Its intent is to present each ingredient in its authentic state without …

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From Fra’ Mani to you

Fra’ Mani Handcrafted Foods, based in Berkeley, California, was founded by nationally-recognized chef Paul Bertolli. Fra’ Mani strives to keep old world food traditions alive in taste and technique, and is committed to selecting ingredients of the highest quality to produce a wide array of hand-tied dry salami, sausages, cooked salumi and deli meats. Fra’ Mani works with family farmers dedicated …

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Starter Bakery, born with a kouign amman

When Starter Bakery introduced its signature kouign-amann at Oakland’s Pop-Up General Store in 2010, the unique French delicacy proved so popular that a business was born. Driver’s is proud to be on Starter’s regular delivery route, featuring a selection of fresh handcrafted edibles daily. Starter’s award-winning specialty, pronounced kween a-mon, is an indulgent French pastry that is similar to a …

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TCHO, obsessed from the beginning

TCHO is a craft chocolate manufacturer obsessed with creating amazing chocolate, innovating in everything they do, and making a better world — from tree, to bean, to bar. The obsession begins at origin with TCHOSource, its unique sourcing program, designed to obtain the best beans in the world while enabling its partners in country of origin to earn a better …