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An Evening With Nick Stellino

On a perfect October evening, 50 lucky sweepstakes-winning Mollie Stone’s customers were whisked away to Artesa Vineyards & Winery for an Evening with Nick Stellino put together by DaVinci Pasta.

Italian-born Nick Stellino left his career as a stockbroker to pursue a culinary career. He found success as a television chef and has published a number of cookbooks full of delicious Italian recipes since the 1990s.

Mollie Stone’s customers were greeted with a glass of Artesa Chardonnay and given some time to ..read more

Specialties

The Newest Reusable Bag In Our Collection

We commissioned an artist to design this new shopping bag for us, and are excited to announce it’s now available at a Mollie Stone’s near you! It features a sketch of San Francisco with key landmarks. (Including Mollie Stone’s Grand Central, Tower and Castro stores!) We think it’s nice enough to tote around town, whether you’re grocery shopping, taking your lunch to work, picnicking or simply running errands.

It’s also a great souvenir or gift for visiting friends and family – ..read more

Produce

Fresh Picks From The Pumpkin Patch

Did you know pumpkins are a member of the Cucurbita family of squash and cucumbers? The varieties seem to be endless, from “One Too Many” (which looks like a bloodshot eye) to Cinderella (we all know where that name comes from) to White, Ghirardelli, Acorn, Mushroom and Big Mac, to name a few.

Mollie Stone’s carries as many as we can find – up to 10 varieties! Our pumpkins are sourced locally from Pescadero, Suisun Valley and Brentwood; our trucks go ..read more

Housewares, Produce

Look For Organic Apples From Stemilt Growers This Season

As fall gets into full swing, you’ll find as many as 16 different kinds of apples in Mollie Stone’s produce departments.  The majority of our apples will come from Stemilt Growers, which has been owned and operated by the Mathison family for over 100 years.  They are pioneers in organic farming, with orchards in eastern Washington in arid regions such as the Colombia basin and the Upper Wenatchee River Valley.

Whatever type of apple you choose to bring home (don’t miss ..read more

Bakery, Deli, Housewares

Halloween Is Just Around The Corner

Trick or Treat!

Fill up your candy bowl with some fun-size treats (we have everything from traditional favorites like Snickers to Yummy Earth Organic Lollipops) and nutritious goodies like Earthbound Apple Slices in single serve packets, EnviroKids Snack Bars or Annie’s Snack Packs.  Don’t forget the toothpaste!  Try kid-friendly flavors from Tom’s of Maine, Crest and Weleda.

Bakery

Casper Cupcakes

Mollie Stone’s loves Halloween and the treats that go along with it! Our San Mateo Bakery Manager, Olga, showed us how she makes Casper Cupcakes. All you need is your favorite kind of cupcake, vanilla frosting, chocolate frosting and a piping bag. Keep reading for the quick tutorial.

Deli, Housewares, Produce

Back To School Tips For Busy Families

At Mollie Stone’s we understand that the start of the school year affects the entire family, whether it’s getting quick and healthy breakfasts, keeping up energy during the afternoon in after-school activities, or just getting dinner on the table for the whole family. Our goal is to help find ways to make all of the fall family challenges more convenient and healthy.

Starting the Day Right with a Nutritious Breakfast

Good breakfasts are important to start the day, especially for our kids ..read more

Specialties

Mike & Dave’s Wing Sauce

Mike & Dave’s Wing Sauce is the first in a new product line at Mollie Stone’s named after founders Mike Stone and Dave Bennett. Stone and Bennett have been dear friends for over 25 years and are celebrating their friendship with this new line of exciting, personally-branded products.

This is no ordinary sauce. The kicking bull on the label says it all – it has a kick with that just-right balance of flavor, heat and spices. It is preservative-free, sugar-free, gluten-free ..read more