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Artisan Foods and Bakeries

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Artisan Foods and Bakeries

In order to provide Guilford County with fresh and artfully made products, Picture14artisan shops make things from scratch. Stop by to have a bite to eat or pick something up to take home with you! Everything is made with love and by shopping at these shops you support our local business economy.

Calico Farmstead Cheese
Jackie Gerringer
3737 High Rock Road, Gibsonville, NC 27249

Calico Farmstead Cheese is a family owned and operated business that is an organic dairy that sells cheeses at local farmers markets.

Cheesecakes by Alex
315 S. Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27401

Cheesecakes by Alex offers a cafe experience with locally roasted coffee and over 20 different kinds of cheesecakes. Dine in for a cup of coffee and a slice or order to go!

Easy Peasy Decadent Desserts
1616 J Battleground Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27408

Easy Peasy is a small batch bakery that uses organic and locally sourced ingredients whenever possible to provide cakes, cupcakes, and sweet treats to Greensboro.

Godino’s Bakery
1007-A NC Highway 150 W., Summerfield, NC 27358

Godino’s offers house-made desserts using locally sourced ingredients. Stop by their coffee shop and grab a cup of local organic coffee to go with your favorite pastry.

Goat Lady Dairy
3531 Jess Hackett Road, Climax, NC 27233

Goat Lady Dairy has been making handcraft fresh cheeses for over 15 years. Check out their website for their monthly dinners and tours of the farm and locations to purchase their cheeses.

Homeland Creamery
6506 Bowman Dairy Road, Julian, NC 27283

Homeland Creamery is family owned and operated using sustainable and humane practices to make pure, fresh, and delicious products from ice cream to butter. Check out their store and schedule a tour of the farm!

227 B S. Elm Street, Greensboro, NC 27401

Loaf has been creating high quality bakery products since 2011 using locally sourced ingredients. In addition to their variety of baked good, Loaf offers sandwiches and salads for lunch, available M-F 11am-2pm.

Maxie B’s Bakery & Dessert Café
2403 Battleground Avenue, Greensboro, NC 27408

Maxie B’s has been making their decadent cakes in Greensboro using local ingredients for nearly 30 years. Stop by their dessert cafe for your favorite slice or sit down with staff to create the wedding cake of your dreams.

Old Mill of Guilford
1340 NC Highway 68 N., Oak Ridge, NC 27310

Since 1764, the Old Mill of Guilford has been producing all natural corn meal, grits, flour, and a variety of baking mixes. The Mill is rich with history and offers a scenic attraction that should not be missed.

Piedmont Coffee Roasters
Jerome Pappas
1589 Skeet Club Road Suite 102-303, High Point, NC 27265

Piedmont Coffee Roasters strives to bring back the highest quality coffee to the Piedmont Triad and share all of your favorite old Tobacco USA blends, flavors and coffee supplies.

Piemonte Farm
Sandra Sarlinga & Fabian Lujan
1617 Brookhaven Mill Rd, Greensboro, NC

Piemonte Farm is a sustainable, diversified 23 acre sheep farm. We focus in the art of preservation of milk in form of artisan cheeses, fruits in season as jams and jellies and grains as artisan breads. We make cow’s milk cheeses like mozzarella and ricotta, homemade butter fromage blanc and artisan aged cheeses. Fresh farm eggs are gathered daily from our free roaming hens and raw honey is bottled every season from our Italian bees in the field. Check our website to find out where you can find us and our products!

Swedebread Bakery & Café,
2301 Sandy Ridge Road, High Point, NC 27265

Swedebread is a local organic bakery that also sells local groceries from Faucette Farms, Ingold Farms, J&S Farms, Flora Ridge Farm, L&B Honey, Maple View Dairy, and Hilltop Ostrich.

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Photo of Deb FullerDeb FullerCounty Extension Administrative Assistant (336) 641-2433 debra_fuller@ncsu.eduGuilford County, North Carolina
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