At Mariano’s, we’re loyal to local! We celebrated our local vendors at Mariano’s Bronzeville with exciting demos and events.
Mariano’s Tastemaker Chef Lamar Moore sampled his delicious Cajun Shrimp Boil recipe. Click here for the recipe link: Chef Lamar’s Cajun Shrimp Boil
Mariano’s Tastemaker Chrishon Lampley of Love Cork Screw wines hosted an in-store wine tasting class for customers. As a lifestyle brand, Love Cork Screw wine has a home in various fine dining establishments, bars, major chain stores and liquor stores in the Chicago metropolitan area. Learn more about Chrishon & Love Cork Screw here: https://www.marianos.com/topic/chrishonlampley.
Hermene Hartman serves as President and CEO of the Chicago-based Hartman Publishing Group, Inc. Her weekly column, Publisher’s Page, provides social commentary on hot topics of the day. Her commentaries were heard on Her Clear Channel station, WVAZ daily for seven y ears. N’DIGO, was founded in 1989, as a weekly lifestyle publication for progressive readers. Hermene joined us at Bronzeville for a Book signing.
Meet some our local vendors who hosted exciting and tasty in-store demos at the Taste of Mariano’s!
Our friends from beelovebuzz stopped by and sampled their local honey and skincare products. Find beelove Chicagoland raw natural honey & all natural skin-care products at select Mariano’s locations. To learn more about beelove, visit www.beelovebuzz.com.
Muchacha Salsa is made in Naperville, but its origins go back to mom’s kitchen, where founder Evelyn Rivera was influenced by the tastes and aromas of traditional Latin cooking. Her salsas are simple, preservative-free and unsurprisingly delicious.
Mama Jo’s Pasta Sauce is simply delicious. Made with all-natural ingredients packed with fresh vegetables and lots of flavorful tomatoes!
Iya Foods is an Illinois small food business with authentic African inspired flavors. Find one-pot savory simmer sauces, spices, herbs and seasonings at select Mariano’s locations! For recipes, visit www.iyafoods.com.
Margie’s, “If it’s not in the fruit, it’s not Margie’s.” Margie’s sauces, dressings and jams are made with all-natural ingredients and real fruit! Find Margie’s at your local Mariano’s.
Charboys BBQ sauces are made with real Southern BBQ Taste. Excellent on ribs, chicken, and baked beans. Made with no preservatives.
Solomon’s the King of Barbeque Sauces was created in the 70’s. The sauce was first used in a Chicago Resturant and now available at Mariano’s! The sauce is a unique, thick, peppery low in salt, vinegar, based creation from a family recipe. The sauce is made “Gluten Free”, all natural and contains no preservatives low in fat and no added sugar.
All things sweet, delicious and beautiful from scratch. Signature Sweets Factory by Marcus J. Find delicious cake in a jar like Red Velvet, Chocolate Fudge and Vanilla at select Mariano’s locations. https://www.signaturesweetsfactory.com/