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St. Paddy’s Day Meal Boxes now on the menu!

25 February, 2021: There once was a meal box from Boston With St. Paddy's Irish food tossed inIf you don't touch my bangers,I won't touch your mash.And we'll share in that emerald green frostin' We are so pleased to announce our St. Paddy's Day Menu! We have four components for celebrating the holiday: a Dinner Box,  a "Full Irish" Breakfast Box, a Beer Celebration Trio, and even the chance to test… Read More

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March 2: last chance for the Pushpir Sandwich!

23 February, 2021: Consider this your warning: you have about 7 days left to enjoy chef Pushpir Bhetia's homage to Northern Indian food. Mint cilantro chutney, squeaky fried paneer cheese, pickly chickpea chaat, tangy tamarind sauce, and Sidehill Farm yogurt. Once it's gone, it's gone til next winter. order a Pushpir sandwich But there's more than one way to get… Read More

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Clover + Ministry of Supply

19 February, 2021: The first 250 folks who order a 2- or 4-person meal box for next week will get the gift of some amazing gear from our friends at Ministry of Supply - including the world’s first and only Clover Food Lab branded sock!! Get a box! Aman (CEO) is hoping to do for apparel what we are hoping… Read More

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Aspirations and fears for the Clover Brand

5 August, 2008: I scribbled down my goals for the brand a few months ago. Here they are: Long-term aspiration: Clover comes to define a lifestyle centered around a new cuisine and positive conscientious relationship to food Make Clover first place that comes to mind when people think of light/healthy/conscientious/organic food Allow consideration more broadly (e.g., squeeze into their minds… Read More

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Summer CSA Signups now live!

18 February, 2021: Sign up now Farmshare (CSA) signups are live for Summer 2021! Sign up early to get a free gift from Clover. This is the most exciting announcement of the year because we get to connect you directly with the farmers we love. It’s CSA signup time!  If you’ve done a farmshare before you’ve probably already stopped reading and are clicking the signup button. If… Read More

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The Churros are Landing!

16 February, 2021: Did you hear we made churros for our Super Bowl Meal Box? Chris purchased a churro maker and perfected a chocolate cinnamon sauce. The team squeezed and fried and packed a lot of dough.Then all the boxes got delivered. The smell of cinnamon sugar faded from the HUB. The churro maker lay dormant. Soon the letters/texts/phone calls came in, begging us,… Read More

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Marathon Sports + Clover 👟

15 February, 2021: Get a box! You know that feeling when you really like somebody and then find out they like you a lot too? That's how it felt when Marathon Sports reached out to us about a collaboration. I had plantar fasciitis a few years back. I won’t go on about it, but suffice to say it was terrible. After suffering for a while, I… Read More

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Meet the Clover Valentine’s Day Box!

3 February, 2021: The Clover Valentine's Day Box is here!!! Caviar and truffles and steak, Clover style? Chris dusted off his chef's whites and spun up a decadent menu that's a bit fancier than we usually go for - because this year we all need a little extra luxury.   Share it with someone you love, gift it to someone across town, or divvy it… Read More

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Giant blower fan disaster

22 August, 2008: Uggg. So I went to pick the truck up today after leaving it for the week to have a hood installed. You know, those big stainless steel things that restaurants have above cooking areas. Turns out they are very expensive, but required by code, even for our little truck. So this is what disaster looks like. The… Read More

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Snow Day ❄️

2 February, 2021: To celebrate the snow we're giving everybody $10 off the Snowed in Box. Use coupon SNOWDAY10 on your app. It's good until Sunday. We're sold out for this Thursday, but we're taking orders for every Thursday through the rest of February. I hear that if we sell out every week it basically guarantees a snowy Feb ; )That's my… Read More

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Here comes the Sun(choke)!

27 January, 2021: You've been asking! Finally we can announce: sunchokes are here, starting today (1/27) 🌻 At breakfast: The Sunchoke Truffle: fluffy house-baked pita, creamy truffled butter, caramelized onions, a 6.5 minute egg, and thin, crispy sunchoke slices. At lunch and dinner: The Sunchoke Mushroom: scallion-black-pepper mayo, fresh arugula, roasted crimini mushrooms, fried brined onions, and roasted sunchokes. What… Read More

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Meet the Super Bowl Box

22 January, 2021: My sister Asa and my best friend Alex met at a Super Bowl party in my tiny apartment when I was in grad school. Ever since then (Alex is now my brother-in-law) the Super Bowl has held a bit of extra meaning for our family. We don’t miss it. And as you may have guessed, food plays a central… Read More

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650 meal boxes will be heading to Food For Free

19 January, 2021: If you donated during our MLK Weekend Meal Drive, thanks so much. We ended up surpassing our goal of 500 boxes, and ended the night with 650. If you are reading this and got a Clover Meal box via Food For Free, we want to hear from you too. Let us know what you thought of the… Read More

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Puddle of sunlight

2 August, 2008: (painting is by Vilhelm Hammershoi, a danish painter from the early 1900s) So this is where the visual identity for Clover begins: a puddle of sunlight. A place you want to move towards/ sit under. When people think of it they want to take a deep breath through their nose, the creases around their eyes relax a… Read More

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Bridgewater farewell

19 January, 2021: The Bridgewater has the most die-hard fans of any mushroom sandwich on our menu. If we had more sandwich slots on our menu, we'd probably keep it on forever. But all good things must come to an end, and in this case, Mother Nature is getting involved. Sunchokes are in season, so the Bridgewater must disappear to… Read More