A Berry Happy Mardi Gras!

Welcome, Mardi Gras 2017! We’ve been waiting for you to arrive, and we’re ready to take you by storm! We’ve all got our family traditions that we celebrate with on Fat Tuesday. It could be a special dinner out, drinks and appetizers with friends, or a cozy family night by the fire. One of the…

How Berry Much Do You Know?

How Berry Much Do You Know?   Happy Saturday!   Yes, we know school’s out for the week, but we decided to give you a little test anyway.   (Don’t worry, it should be a snap for you =)   Just how much do you know about our favorite subject? (That answer is easy, berries…

Some Berry “Punny” Fun

Happy Saturday! With all of the gloom and doom on the news these days, we thought we would shake up the blog today and try to give you an even bigger smile than usual. Here at HBF we treasure the value of a sense of humor and making each other laugh. After all, it was…

Berry Good From the Inside Out

As we’re sure you noticed, we got ourselves in a bit of a pickle a few weeks ago: our site got hacked!   We immediately shut it down to protect you, our valuable customers, and went to work to undo the damage.   (We are proud to announce that the site is back up, stronger…

Fresh Cranberries

Cranberries

Fresh Northwest cranberries make the perfect Thanksgiving and Christmas treat. Not only is our season later, but our cranberries are larger and have much better flavor than cranberries grown in other regions.   HANDLING & STORAGE Cranberries should not be damp because moisture speeds up the rate of decay. Shelf life for Hurst’s cranberries is…

Blackberry Mousse Cake

Blackberry Mousse Cake

Each lovely bite brings a rush of flavor and texture to your mouth. The creamy mousse blends so nicely with the salty-sweetness of the graham cracker crust, and the the burst of juice from the fresh berries is so YUMM!! Swap out the blackberries with blueberries or raspberries for a beautiful variety of fresh fruit…