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Ranch Foods Direct Customer Newsletter  

April 2011

"I love the culture of grilling. It takes the formality out of entertaining. Everyone wants to get involved."

- Chef Bobby Flay 



CLICK ON THE ARTICLE ABOVE to go to the Barbeque Mercantile website.

Call Ranch Foods Direct at 473-2306 to sign-up for the April grilling class.

Fuel Cafe
 CLICK HERE to visit Denver's Fuel Cafe online.

For the classic ZUNI CAFE ROASTED CHICKEN AND BREAD SALAD recipe mentioned in the article above, CLICK HERE.     

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Spring is the season for lamb. CLICK HERE for lamb time-and-temp cooking charts, tips and recipes.

NEED GLUTEN FREE? Reminder: Ranch Foods Direct carries products from Outside the Breadbox GLUTEN FREE bakery (including cookies and crackers.)


CLICK ON THE ARTICLE ABOVE to go directly to the Outside the Breadbox Bakery website.


To sign-up for volunteer onion planting at Venetucci Farm, CLICK HERE.


Ranch Foods Direct printed monthly newsletters are available at the store.

For a copy of the Ranch Foods Direct April newsletter (including the articles above) as a 4-page downloadable, printable PDF, CLICK HERE.





Effective April 1, Ranch Foods Direct ground beef special (buy two-get-one-free on 80 and 85 percent lean one-pound packs) will be offered on Tuesdays only. Ranch Foods Direct thanks you for your patronage.


Vote NOW for Colorado Springs triathlete Amanda Stevens to appear on the cover of Fitness Magazine. 


   The Colorado Farm and Art Market, which begins on June 15th, has a new Wednesday location this year: the sculpture garden at the Fine Arts Center, 30 West Dale Street, Colorado Springs. Saturday markets will continue to be held at the wonderful Margarita at Pine Creek.  

Get more info on the market by CLICKING HERE.


  Sign-up for two Venetucci Farm summer programs directed at aspiring junior farmhands! They've added a program for grades 4th through 7th this year.  CLICK HERE. 


Still haven't signed up for your summer CSA? CLICK HERE. 

"You can't have the family farm without the family." - G.K. Chesterton


 Visit Ranch Foods Direct online for daily-weekly-monthly specials.



Ranch Foods Direct products are for sale in Denver at

Denver Urban Homesteading. 


Watch Bill interviewed at the DUH indoor farmers market HERE.


To enjoy many more videos about Ranch Foods Direct on YouTube,  



Follow RFD on Facebook. Follow owner Mike Callicrate on Twitter: @MikeCallicrate


Ranch Foods Direct Natural Meat Market
2901 N. El Paso, Colorado Springs 80907
Retail Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
(719) 473-2306 or 1-866-866-6328
Shop online: www.ranchfoodsdirect.com

For Home Service option, CLICK HERE.