Gourmet Grocery - 2011 Winners

Published May 25, 2011

What's your choice for hard to find specialty cheeses, meats, and spices?

2011 Winner

1. New Pioneer Food Co-op

Voters Love

"Excellent, knowledgable, friendly staff. The finest brands of domestic and foreign wines, cheeses, etc. Lucious pasteries..." 

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22 S Van Buren St Iowa City IA 52240
2011 Runner-Up

2. Amana Meat Shop & Smokehouse

Voters Love

"The Smokehouse has THE BEST beef jerky I've ever had. We have been purchasing ours there for many, many years, and often..." 

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4513 F St Amana IA 52203
2011 Finalist

3. John's Grocery

Voters Love

"Okay it is not exclusively a wine shop, but in Iowa City it is THE place to go for wine, especially if you need a little or..." 

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401 E Market St Iowa City IA 52245
2011 Finalist

4. Bread Garden Market

Voters Love

"Bread Garden has everything you could want in 1 stop..homemade bread and pasta, fresh seafood, organics...the place it great!"  via Nikki H.

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225 S Linn St Iowa City IA 52240
2011 Finalist

5. Calico Bean Market

Voters Love

"Besides the delicious chocolate covered sunflower seeds, the small one dollar book was perfect for writing a short weekend..." 

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352 Bluff Street Dubuque IA 52001
Contest Overview
  • 90,403
    Total Votes
  • 22,163
  • 74

The 2011 Cedar Rapids A-List (Formerly The KCRG A-List) awards are based on more than 90,000 votes from local Eastern Iowa-area experts.

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