From the archives

Everything tastes better outside (meet the Weekend Adventure Box!)

27 May, 2021: Meet the Weekend Adventure Box. Our dream getaway weekend of breakfast tacos, brats around the fire, hearty chili, fluffernutters, s'mores and drinks filled with local fruit. Ideal for cabins, van camping, backyards, or anywhere you have access to a cooler, basic cooking equipment, and a heat source. Everything in the box is hearty, delicious, playful, treads lightly on our natural resources and best of all, comes… Read More

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ūüĒ• 1 week left to get Nashville Hot at Clover

25 May, 2021: At breakfast, we're pairing corn mayo with a 6.5-minute egg, Grafton 1-year cheddar, pickle coins, a bit of Nashville hot sauce and tucking everything into a warm pita. Breakfast Sandwich At lunch, we cut PEI potatoes, fry them, and top them with Nashville hot sauce, with a few Royal Crown pickles to cool things down. Hot Fries… Read More

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Local asparagus

22 May, 2021: It's lean, it's green, it's only here for a few weeks. 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 Box" category) will come with a free gift of local asparagus, for you to try… Read More

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Clover logo final stretch

12 November, 2008: The process with Hester just wasn't working. I amicably called it off yesterday. Now I'm getting into this myself. There are sketches like this on envelopes, etc. everywhere (these are Brooke's). Read More

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2 new dinner kits – thanks to you!!

19 May, 2021: Meet the¬†Kofta Dinner Kit¬†and¬†the¬†Bangers & Mash¬†Dinner Kit. If you've had our St. Paddy's Box, Earth Day Box, or the¬†Mediterranean¬†Box before, you may have tried these meals as part of larger meal boxes. Maybe you were even one of the customers who begged for them to be sold a-la-carte. Thank you for making your voice heard! Now that dream… Read More

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Hiring fairs this summer

18 May, 2021: There is a new Clover in the works : ) Want to be a part of the best summer ever? Learn what it's like to wear the apron? We have a few spots open for this new location: assistant manager, store communications lead, and team members. Maureen is putting together a few Hiring Fairs outside the construction… Read More

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Nashville Hot Oil gift this week

15 May, 2021: The Nashville Hot Sandwich is only around for a couple more weeks, so we're making¬†the most of this limited¬†time and¬†putting our highly addictive Nashville Hot Oil¬†on everything¬†at the restaurants¬†(even breakfast sandwiches and¬†fries!) If you order in time for this free gift, you can put it on everything at your house too. We infuse safflower oil with lots… Read More

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Don’t miss out on CSAs this summer!

14 May, 2021: I think the single best thing you can do for your cooking is to get access to better tasting veggies. That's Ray of Next Barn Over in Hadley. Those radishes are spicy, sweet, and crisp. They're one of the first things you'll see in your CSA. I like to slice them thin and serve them with butter… Read More

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Earth day at Stata

22 April, 2009: We're at Stata today, about 200 yards from our normal location. Special one day thing for MIT's earth day. Already it feels different. A ton of foot traffic over here. We've already had a bunch of people ask for breakfast. Come by and say hi! Read More

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Meal boxes are moving to 5 days/week!

11 May, 2021: When we launched Meal Boxes back in June, it was a way for us to re-open after the height of the pandemic. Now it's turned into a whole business, nestled inside of Clover. And we're getting busier and busier, with hundreds of you trying out the boxes each week. It's been truly amazing. And it is all… Read More

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Secrets at Clover? Testing, testing, beta beta beta

10 May, 2021: You all know how we value transparency and talking openly about everything we do, even our screw ups. So writing this note feels a bit wrong to me. These aren't exactly secrets per se, more like a skunkworks that we just haven't talked much about. This is going to be a long-ish post but I want to… Read More

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Clover x Yolélé Foods Chips!

8 May, 2021: Lucia here. My favorite restaurant in NYC is called Teranga.¬†When I went in May 2019¬†I¬†couldn't¬†stop talking about it, to everyone. There was this black-eyed-pea salad I dreamed¬†about for days.¬†And an incredible stew I later learned was Poulet Yassa, a classic Senegalese stew made with tons of caramelized onions.¬†On every table: 3 of the best hot sauces I'd… Read More

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ūüĒ• New: Nashville Hot Breakfast Sandwich & Hot Fries!

3 May, 2021: We got the above email from Helen (a customer) a few weeks ago and thought, yeah, let's make this happen! At breakfast, we're pairing corn mayo with a 6.5-minute egg, Grafton 1-year cheddar, pickle coins, and lots of Nashville hot sauce and tucking everything into a warm pita. At lunch, our PEI potatoes are cut, fried, and topped with Nashville hot… Read More

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Tomatoes

10 November, 2008: We need to start posting more frequently about our ingredients. We're really excited about the food we're able to bring you, and it's time to start to highlight some of the ingredients. Our sandwich tomatoes (sliced tomatoes) are "Tasty Toms." They come from Maine, and they are really just the very best tasting off season tomatoes you… Read More

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This holy grail of springtime has been absent at Clover until now

1 May, 2021: The next 200 people to order a meal box for Thursday will be getting a really special gift: ramps. How can I describe the taste of a ramp? A chef I know says: scallion meets barely-roasted garlic clove. My friend, who has a ramp tattoo on her wrist, says: sharp, green, and creamy. I say it's like a super-concentrated leek, with a saucy story it wants… Read More