In this category we try to educate and persuade you to shop at your local butcher. Dan will buy his underwear and garbage cans in the same place, but he’s not going to buy fresh meat or vegetables from that same place.
With a local butcher you are dealing with a purveyor who lives and breathes their products. You can ask questions and expect to get thoughtful answers. You can get tips or suggestions on something you’re thinking about making.
Here’s a video from a visit to one of our favorite “Partners in Prime” Paulina Market, Chicago: