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[4] Garden Fresh Gourmet

Garden Fresh Gourmet

I think what really helped me was being introduced to all these different foods.

Jack Aronson remembers his neighbor’s warm and delicious Middle Eastern food growing up in Highland Park. Later in life he and his wife became the founders of Garden Fresh Gourmet. Today, their factory in Ferndale produces over 250,000 lbs. of salsa and hummus on a daily basis.


Hummus Heartland

An audio-visual storytelling experience about food, family and our regions shared humanity that features stories by Zak Rosen and photography by Marvin Shaouni.

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