How to Make a Perfect Charcuterie Board

When it comes to entertaining, a charcuterie board is a go-to for hosts. Whether it’s for a holiday party, a summer backyard BBQ, or a get-together with your friends, charcuterie boards are a great way to wow your guests! Loaded with a variety of nuts, fruits, cured meats, cheese, crackers, and spreads, charcuterie boards offer…

Spring Recipe Book

Our ewes are giving birth just in time for the new year!  We’re expecting almost 40 lambs and they’re coming in healthy. Soon the heifers will birth their calves, the chickens will keep laying, and we’re hoping for piglets too. We don’t send our animals off to a feedlot to fatten them up. They forage…

Chocolate Shoppe Chocolate pairings with Alpen Sierra Coffee

Chocolate Pairings with Beer and Coffee

February is National Chocolate Lovers Month, and we could not be any more excited to welcome the Chocolate Shoppe of Gardnerville to our online store! Proprietors Harvey and Lynn Falcone have been crafting confections since 1994. Selling wholesale did not allow them to see the joy and outright pleasure that putting a piece of our…

Comfort Foods chili in a bowl

Comfort Foods that Warm the Soul

Our Fall Recipe Round-Up As the autumn leaves change colors and the days become shorter and colder, our appetites change as well. We start to crave cozy and heartier comfort foods that warm both the body and soul. We already shared our Fall 2021 Comfort Foods Recipe Book, but we wanted to give you some…

Fall Comfort Foods

Fall is one of our favorite times on the ranch. With the leaves turning and the weather cooling off, it’s a nice break from summer. Plus, we’re getting into fall comfort foods season! We’ve created this recipe book that is chock-full of some of our best comfort foods, using some of our more affordable cuts…

the great rib controversy_beef vs pork ribs on a barbecue

The Great Rib Controversy: Beef vs. Pork

Carnivores are united in their love of ribs but what separates them is the question, “pork or beef?”. Ribs are not only delicious, but they’re also fun to eat, and fun to make. There are so many ways to make them, you can cook them in almost anything, and you have options in what kind of meat you use.