From Katie Kakes with Love
You know what they say, “eat dessert first!” And Katie, the owner of Katie Kakes, keeps that mantra in mind with her gluten-free and other delectable sweet treats. We took a few minutes to get the inside scoop on Katie and her love of Delray’s GreenMarket.
Q: What is your favorite restaurant in downtown Delray Beach?
A: Mellow Mushroom for sure!
Q: What is your favorite place to visit and spend time in Delray Beach
A: I love Pineapple Grove. I love all the little shops and art!
A: What’s your favorite Delray event (besides the GreenMarket of course)?
Q: Garlic Fest!
Q: What are three items we could always find in your fridge or pantry?
A: Pumpkin puree, eggs and butter are all must-haves year round.
Q: If you were trapped on a desert island what three items would you ideally have?
A: My husband (Dave, pictured in the photo), some clothes and an oven to bake.
A: What is an “insider tip” to share about the Delray GreenMarket?
Q: Try and get there early as possible, as certain items sell quickly. I once had a customer buy all 20 bags of Easter sugar cookies within ten minutes of the 9 am opening.
Q: When you aren’t at the Delray GreenMarket, where would we mostly likely find you?
A: Baking up a storm of course!
Q: Share a fun fact that people may not know about you…
A: I’m also a musician. I play flute and French horn.
Q: What is your favorite product you sell?
A: It’s such a hard decision since all are my favorite! But, I do have a favorite that is new this season, my dark chocolate sun butter cups! They are Gluten-free, Paleo and nut free! Triple-win!
Q: If you could be a celebrity for a day, who would it be?
A: Taylor Swift – Love her!
Find Katie and her yummy goodies every Saturday at the Delray GreenMarket. And be sure to like Katie Kakes on Facebook. Click here