Tell us about your business
Founded in 2002, Ruhland’s Strudel Haus is a maker of fabulous sweet and savory strudel. We are inspired by the belief that food is one of life’s’ celebrations and is integrated into our relationship with the Earth and one another. Our mission is to provide a unique experience of common union. Our hope is that what we make will gather people around the table to celebrate the love and community found in family and friends. Our goal is to create food that brings joy and delight.
What inspired you to get involved as a vendor at Christkindlmarket Des Moines 2018?
We were asked to be part of it last year. We have been involved in the Christkindlmarket in Excelsior, MN for the last 12 years. it runs over Thanksgiving weekend.
What products will you be selling at Christkindlmarket Des Moines 2018 and why did you choose them?
Apple Strudel with Whipped Cream, Strawberry Rhubarb Strudel with Whipped Cream, Spinach Feta Artichoke Heart Strudel with Hummus, Reuben Strudel with Thousand Island Dressing, Hot Chocolate, Hot Cider, Hot Coffee,
Hot Pretzels with beer cheese sauce or whole grain mustard
Anything else you’d like to share?
We make 48 varieties of both sweet and savory strudel. We sell them as a take-and-bake product in many farmers markets in the Twin Cities. Hopefully, by the time we are at the market in Des Moines we will be able to ship our frozen strudels to Iowa.