Pantry Bear prides itself on partnering with the best of the best. We only team up with products that we believe in, so when you shop for new food items with us, you know that you're supporting locally-sourced and reputable dealers!
We want to highlight some of the proudest sponsors on our team. Here are some of Pantry Bear's food partners and some of the amazing products they have to offer!
If you enjoy anything pickled, then Wendi's Good Things Market is the place for you. They offer everything from sweet pickles to salsa and pickled okra. The best part is that most of their products are paired with bacon for a delicious and unique flavor!
On top of that, Wendi's offers a wide variety of unique oils and vinegars, including raspberry or dark chocolate balsamic, habanero olive oil, and so much more. You'd be hard-pressed to find similar alternatives to some of their products elsewhere!
They use 100% natural ingredients in their products, and for the quality they offer, everything is fairly priced! We highly recommend their bacon Bavarian sauerkraut, which pairs well with any savory meal of your choice!
Wild Zora is famous for its time-saving prepared meals that are perfect for people with busy lifestyles, backpackers, or travelers. They have everything from soups to snacks that come in safe, convenient packaging that's ready for consumption. If you want something truly unique, you can try any of their beef and veggie bars for a savory and nutritious meal on the go.
Also, Wild Zora has plenty of options for people with different dietary preferences. Many of their products align with the paleo, ketogenic, gluten-free, or vegan diets! There are options for everybody.
If you're unfamiliar with the brand, UMBO is the leader in high-quality, functional mushrooms that are heralded for their impressive health benefits. These benefits go beyond their nutritional content, as they work to:
- Balance your energy levels
- Regulating mood and sleep cycles
- Strengthen your immune function
- Aid with digestion
- Enhance your skin's natural glow
The list goes on, but these benefits are enough to brag about. You can choose to supplement these functional mushrooms in the form of capsules, powders, or even energy bars!
Don't get these confused with other types of mushrooms. If functional mushrooms are new to you, they are totally legal, and they are not banned by any recognized anti-doping agency. While further research is still required, their early results have been promising!
Fatworks is a one-stop-shop for all of your oil and fat needs. They offer every type of cooking oil you could imagine, which can offer a wide variety of health benefits, depending on how you use them. Of course, this is without mentioning the superior flavor they add to any savory meal! Some of their most popular items include:
- Cage-free duck fat
- Organic cage-free chicken fat
- Grass-fed beef tallow
- Organic pork lard
- American Wagyu tallow
- Japanese Wagyu tallow
There are plenty of other options to choose from. So when you buy these products from Fatworks, you know that you're getting your fat needs from a reputable source that offers high-quality, cruelty-free animal products.
Don't worry, it isn't just fat that they sell. Fatworks also offers high-quality, cruelty-free bone broth for ramen and other popular cuisines.
One of the best parts is that there's no limit to the quantity you can buy. So whether you need a small, 7-oz jar for home cooking or an entire gallon of pork lard, you can order it here in whatever size pack you need!
Are you a tea drinker? How about a health nut? If you're either, then Golden Poppy's artisan tea is worth a try. Golden Poppy has a tea for everything you can think of, including:
- Liver detox
- Immune boost
- Cough calming
- Brain boost
- Allergy relief
These are just a few examples. Golden Poppy offers an organic, natural, and delicious solution if there's a particular ailment or health issue you'd like to work on. We highly recommend the de-stress tea at night, especially during the winter!
All of their products are organic and naturally sourced, so you can't go wrong with them. Feel free to try as many as you like and alternate throughout the week for the most well-rounded health results!
The Munching Box
Here at Pantry Bear, we can’t get enough of the spice rubs from The Munching Box—we use their products in our smoker almost every day!
Not only are The Munching Box’s spice rubs insanely delicious, but all of their products are vegan and free of preservatives, gluten, and chemicals. It’s a company that believes in leaving an impression on its customers, not the planet; all of their packaging is 100% compostable.
The Munching Box is a local Colorado company that creates spice blends designed to help you turn an ordinary meal into an incredible one without any extra effort.
You can’t go wrong with any of their spice blends (trust us—they’re all amazing!)
Take your next meal to the next level with some of our favorite creations from The Munching Box, like:
- Down the Hatch—Roasted green chili peppers with kosher salt, garlic, and lime
- Nashville Hottie—A spicy blend perfect for fried chicken, dips, and more
- Chimi Slickers—A delicious chimichurri sauce mix that goes great with meat, veggies, potato salad, and dips
- Get Curried Away—An Indian-inspired spice blend that pairs perfectly with meat and vegetables
- Jamaican Me Hungry—The best jerk seasoning you’ll find with a spicy blend of 16 herbs and spices
- Berbere Today—A mild Berbere spice mix designed for everyone to enjoy this Ethiopian flavor bomb
- It’s All A Bayou—From steaks and chicken to shrimp dishes, this flavorful, spicy cajun spice blend is the perfect addition
- Onion To Love—Say goodbye to bland onion seasoning and hello to your new favorite blend for chips and veggie dips
- Bad Girls Rub—Nothing pairs better with a cold beer and hot smoker than this balanced, versatile BBQ rub
- To Chai For—This vegan masala blend makes the perfect, not-too-sweet cup of chai
- Something to Taco Bout—Take Taco Tuesdays to the next level with this tangy carne asada spice blend
Try Them Out for Yourself!
Now that you know a little more about the brands we work with, you can see why their products are so popular! Of course, we only offer the best of the best, so try what sounds most appealing to you and see how it holds up! Stay updated with our latest product reviews and recommendations, and feel free to contact us with any questions!