Fats & Oils at Red Plate

Red Plate has passionate customers, and we LOVE that about you!  Among the questions we hear at tastings and through the website, the one about our choice of fats and oils comes up frequently, so a blog post seemed in order. Rest assured, much thought has been put into creating the Red Plate recipes.  We

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Food Allergy Shoppers, Speak Up!

Red Plate’s Top 8 Allergen Free products were turned down this morning by a smaller chain of specialty grocery stores.  Despite all our marketing materials leading with “Nut Free | Vegan | Gluten Free”, the bakery buyer’s reason was “We have enough gluten free product right now.”  I countered with “Red Plate products are also nut free,

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Thankful 2014

I try to fall asleep each night thinking of the things for which I’m grateful. On this particular day, it seems right to call out on this blog the ones related to Red Plate. In the past, “family” has included my immediate family and extended relatives. This year, my definition has expanded to include a larger

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When it rains, it pours

Our website was wiped out by some crazy glitch, and we’re headed out of town for a couple days for a dear family member’s life celebration. Rest assured that delicious allergy friendly, vegan and gluten free muffins and cookies are still getting to the store shelves while we’re out of the bakery. Our fabulous team

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FARE Walk Fun

Seriously, how could anyone resist a sweet chocolate face like this?! It was simply AWESOME to be at the Oregon FARE (Food Allergy Research & Education) Walk yesterday and have Red Plate be the cause of so many happy smiles! We had little ones giggling, teenagers following us like groupies (handing out cookies and muffins will

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Tara’s 1 year anniversary

We’re celebrating Tara’s one year work anniversary with Red Plate!  Count us among the luckiest start-up companies ever to have a fantastic staff. Look – she’s even holding her new red plate, which will hopefully get lots of use in the future. Tara works hard every day to bake the yummiest cookies and muffins for our

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First Day In Stores!

It’s an exciting day for us at Red Plate Foods, the first day our products are available for you on store shelves in Bend, Oregon!  Woo hoo!  Find your nut free, gluten free, soy free, dairy & egg free, vegan cookies and muffins at Newport Avenue Market, Nature’s and Jackson’s Corner.  (Thanks to these local businesses

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