Weekly Food Photo Contest: This week’s winner: Denise Barstow Manz of Hadley

This dangerously delicious delight — mocha cappuccino cheesecake — is exactly what we want to be eating right now, curled up with a cozy blanket and a cup of something steaming. The photo was taken at Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery in Hadley by Denise Barstow Manz. How to enter: Snap a pic of something … Read more

Thanksgiving Pies & Cheesecakes

Thanksgiving Ordering Placing a Thanksgiving order with your neighborhood dairy farm is wicked easy! You can either Visit us – we are open 6am-3pm daily on the weekdays, 8am-3pm on weekends. Call 413-586-2142 between open hours to place your order or just leave a message if we are closed – we’ll call you back to … Read more

Gratitude Journal: Dairy Month

Happy Dairy Month! (and Happy Pride Month! 🏳️‍🌈) If you know anything about dairy, you already know that dairy farmers celebrate dairy 24/7/365 – farming isn’t just a profession, it’s a lifestyle! Dairy is always on our mind, and for this beautiful month, we hope you’ll take a moment to reflect on this amazing food … Read more

November is Peanut Butter Lovers Month

Did you know that November is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month?! We LOVE and celebrate peanut butter daily at Barstow’s…. But here are five ways to enjoy peanut butter at Barstow’s this November: 1) Peanut Butter Dream Pie* 2) Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars 3) Peanut Butter Cookies  4) Gluten Free Peanut Butter Cookies 5) Chocolate Peanut Butter … Read more

Happy Halloween!

We have some scary good treats (hold the tricks!) in the bakery case to celebrate today! Visit us, 8am-5pm, for Halloween cupcakes, pumpkin whoopie pies, apple pie bars, apple crumb pie, pumpkin cheesecake bars, pumpkin raisin cookies, pumpkin muffins, and more in the bakery. For lunch, enjoy our homemade pumpkin corn soup with a sandwich … Read more

Gratitude Journal: Travelling More Deeply

Backyard Tourist The summer of canceled vacations and postponed plans has officially (dare we say, finally) come to an end. Reflecting on backyard Barstow burgers with local sweet corn, hours in the pool, milkshakes on the porch at Barstow’s, campfires in the pasture, hey, maybe this summer wasn’t so bad after all? Here at Barstow’s … Read more

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