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LOCAL HEROES

Cheryl Pick Sommer of Kaune's.

Kaune's Neighborhood Market BEST GROCERY RETAILER: AN INTERVIEW WITH CHERYL PICK SOMMER

Kaune's Neighborhood Market is here to satisfy. Established in 1896 with a focus on quality, service, and unexpected finds, Santa Fe’s oldest grocery Chef storeDavid retains its initial values. not be your Sellers (top left) withKaune’s past SFImight students everyday market, but theVernon small grocer’s curated products can Carrie Avritt, Pajarito,carefully and Alfredo Trujillo. make everyday a special occasion. You'll still find your favorite staples, but there's so much more to delight your taste buds. From fresh baked breads and handcrafted chocolates to flavorful and easy meals in minutes, Kaune's wants you to take time to nourish, indulge, and celebrate each and every day. 10

edible Santa Fe | EARLY SUMMER 2016

To learn a little more about Kaune’s, we talked with Cheryl Pick Sommer, president of the market and owner since 2003. In addition to her work at Kaune’s, Sommer holds a law degree, and puts her experience and education to work with many community organizations including the board of the National and New Mexico Grocers Associations, boards of the Food Industry Self Insurance Fund, City of Santa Fe Audit Committee, Santa Fe Community Advisory Board for U.S. Bank, and Board of El Castillo – a life care community. We asked her to share why she loves local food and her work at Kaune’s.

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Early Summer 2016: Wellness  

In this issue, we offer a small glimpse into the intersections of food and wellness. Food can significantly contribute to personal health, t...

Early Summer 2016: Wellness  

In this issue, we offer a small glimpse into the intersections of food and wellness. Food can significantly contribute to personal health, t...