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Your meal box gift from Speedwell Coffee.

26 June, 2021: Get over hump day with 2 cans of Speedwell nitro cold brew inside a Clover Meal Box! Just order your box (any from the "Meal Box" category) and choose Wednesday delivery or pickup. Dinner and coffee for the rest of the week—solved. We've been partners with Speedwell since the early days of Clover, when we both served side-by-side at… Read More

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Meet the Early Summer Box!

24 June, 2021: Try the early summer box! ☀️A bowl of strawberries dusted with vanilla sugar. ☀️Panelle sandwiches inspired by Sicilian street food. Crisp squares of chickpea dough you'll heat and serve with lemon mayo and fennel-olive salad. Use for sandwiches or make a platter of them for backyard cocktails (we recommend negronis) ☀️Pasta with bright red romesco sauce, goat… Read More

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The Panelle Sandwich is back!

22 June, 2021: Warm pita, lemon mayo, custardy crisp panelle, fennel-olive-orange salad. Eat it at Clover, or make it at home. Passport not required. Get it at lunch tomorrow! We had no idea what the word Panelle meant when a customer first told us about it. He had grown up in Sicily, the triangular island south of mainland Italy. His… Read More

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It ends and begins tonight

30 March, 2016: Tomorrow is the day that Harvard told us we needed to be out of 7 Holyoke Street. A Crimson reporter asked me how I was feeling. I'm feeling a little bit sad. There's  party going on here right now. Ben from Jack's Abby is here pouring beer in the same spot that we launched his beer 4… Read More

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Sidehill Farms yogurt is so good.

19 June, 2021: Browse meal boxes Tangy, a little sweet, with a quarter inch of creamy goodness at the top, which only comes from cows who eat grass (sadly that's not the norm for most yogurt). Sidehill Farm has been a dream of ours for years. It's the best yogurt you can buy. And in caring for their cows and the… Read More

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July 4th Boxes from Clover!

17 June, 2021: What would we serve if we had you over for a BBQ? Mix and match our Fourth of July Box and the Grillmaster Kit! The Fourth of July Box Let's start with the grill. Lemon-and-herb-marinated veggies (snappingly-fresh zucchini, summer squash, onions, and peppers) already cut, seasoned, and ready to lay on the fire. Balsamic-marinated Rhode Island mushrooms—Jane (who took these photos) says the… Read More

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Last week for the Carrot Sandwich at Clover!

15 June, 2021: "I love meat. 9 times out of 10, if I had a choice between a meat sandwich and a veggie sandwich, I will choose the meat sandwich. That changed when I tried your Carrot Sandwich. It is, without a single grain of doubt in my mind, the best sandwich I have ever had the privilege of putting… Read More

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Your local rhubarb gift!

13 June, 2021: It's Ayr's favorite thing to eat, it's a vegetable that acts like a fruit, it makes pancakes so happy, and it's only here for a month or so. Yesss rhubarb!!! If you've been thinking about stocking your fridge with a Clover meal box, this might be the week to do it, because while supplies last, all full-sized boxes (in the "Meal… Read More

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Happy 21st Jeremiah!

30 July, 2009: Continuing in our Clover tradition we had another round of free cupcakes today. This time to celebrate Jeremiah's birthday. This time around: our first ever vegan cupcake. And my ugly frosting jobs are becoming something of a trademark. But oh do they taste good. These were a chocolate cake based on a recipe my grandmother used to… Read More

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Clover is opening in Newton in July!

11 June, 2021: I’ve been waiting over a year to make this announcement. Clover is coming to Newton! We'll be opening at 845 Washington St. on July 1. We are on a mission to help meat lovers dream about vegetables. Why? As a society we need to reduce the number of meals we eat with meat—and by a lot. That… Read More

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Your meal box gift from Tandem Coffee

5 June, 2021: Browse meal boxes Is there anything better than the smell of good coffee, when you expect ... not-good coffee?  The first 300 Meal Box orders for next week will get a free gift from our dear friends at Tandem Coffee Roasters in Portland, Maine - 2 packets of Good Instant Coffee You've probably sipped Tandem's delicious coffee at Clover, but did you know they've… Read More

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Meet the Father’s Day Meal Box

3 June, 2021: The Father's Day Box! We surveyed some culinary Clover dads about their dream Father's Day meals. Then we asked ourselves, "What if all those meals could happen in one day?" And so the Father's Day Meal Box was born! Now available for pickup or free delivery on the weekend of Father's Day (6/18 and 6/19). For breakfast, start with a heat-and-eat French Toast Casserole made with… Read More

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Mushroom Parm is back on June 2!

1 June, 2021: Melty provolone that can pull the length of an entire Lucia. Crisp battered mushrooms from Rhode Island. Warm marinara. Fresh local greens dressed in lemony vinaigrette. All tucked into a warm pita, or served up platter style. That's right - the Mushroom Parm is back at lunch tomorrow (June 2) to kick off Week 2 of indoor dining at Clover!  Some of you… Read More

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In 2019 we tore up the menu

9 January, 2020: Food Dev is an internal meeting. People huddle around a prep table with all sorts of hustle and bustle around us. We invite the public. We do this every Tuesday at 3pm, and we taste new ideas. In 2019 we tore up the menu in a few big ways. Some of them were intentional and planned. Some… Read More

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I don’t want things to go back to the way they were. Do you?

28 May, 2021: I feel that buzz, a combination of lightness and relief. Our restaurants are full of people again. Damn that feels good. 15 months ago, we closed our restaurants when we didn’t know enough. Then when we knew in-person contact was dangerous, we reopened for takeout only and built a home meal kit business. Now that we know vaccines… Read More