Did you know America loves apple pie so much there are TWO dates to celebrate National Apple Pie Day? One of those dates is in December and the other is May 13! At Barstow's Dairy Store and Bakery, we celebrate Apple Pie every single day! Shannon Barstow, seventh generation and Head Baker, uses Grandma Barstow's ... Read more
While the rest of her tow-headed siblings and cousins were following around the farmers, you could find Shannon in the Farmhouse. And more specifically, you could find her in the kitchen with her Grandmother. Generation 7 know her as Grandma, but you might know her as Marjorie Shipman Barstow. Grandma baked for therapy and cooked ... Read more
Celebrate ‘Cheese the Day’ on June 4! Visit us at your neighborhood dairy farm to enjoy delicious FREE grilled cheese sandwiches from 11am–3pm (or until we run out) in honor of National Cheese Day. Barstow's Dairy Store and Bakery will be open 8am-4pm. We are one of six Cabot family farmstands participating in this delicious ... Read more
You heard it here first! National Chocolate Ice Cream Day is on June 7! June is Dairy Month, so we are celebrating ice cream all month! You can join us, and 6 other farmstands, on our Dairy Crawl. Pick up your passport at any location and buy an ice cream to get a stamp! If you’re up ... Read more
National Peanut Butter Cookie Day is celebrated on June 12. We celebrate Peanut Butter Cookies every day at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery! We always have three types of peanut butter cookies available: Grandma Barstow’s Peanut Butter Cookies Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies Chocolate Peanut Butter Chip Cookies Come in and let us know which one ... Read more
National Ice Cream Day is celebrated on the third Sunday of July (National Ice Cream Month!). Celebrate with local, super premium Maple Valley Creamery Ice Cream at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery. Here are a few ideas on how to enjoy ice cream at Barstow’s today: After your hike up Mount Holyoke Before your drive up ... Read more
You heard it here first! National Vanilla Ice Cream Day is on July 23! July is National Ice Cream Month, so we are celebrating ice cream all month long! But today - big shouts for VANILLA! If you’re up for celebrating the summer staple of vanilla ice cream, here are some ways to enjoy it ... Read more
Happy National Drive Thru Window Day! (yes it’s a thing!) When we opened up Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery in 2008, we left many scratching their heads…. a drive thru window at a farmstand? We wanted to best serve our community: commuters, dog owners, parents with kiddos in car seats, and all. The drive thru window ... Read more
July 30 is National Cheesecake Day. But we celebrate cheesecake nearly everyday at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery! Check out our bakery case for our specialty cheesecake flavors that change with the seasons – and with the creativity of our talented bakers! Or order an entire cheesecake of your own to celebrate this delicious date! Check ... Read more
Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery and Barstow’s Longview Farm is owned and operated by sixth and seventh generation Barstow’s. Nestled at the base of Skinner State Park and right alongside the Connecticut River, the dairy farm has been a part of the landscape since 1806.
Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery offers homemade baked goods and pies, lunch from local ingredients, farm fresh produce, farm raised beef, ice cream, and scenic views of protected farmland from the porch and dining room. This family friendly store is open daily year round. Come meet your neighborhood dairy farmer!