Here at D’s we believe quality and consistency comes from only using the BEST ingredients we can get!
We use local, Non GMO ingredients whenever possible.
Organic Ingredients ~ As more and more organic ingredients become available and demand has increased we now carry many items for conventional substitutions. Please feel free to contact us with any questions about substituting ingredients.
Cheese ~ We only use Cabot extra sharp yellow cheddar cheese when creating our addictive cheese craver crackers.
Chocolate ~ JAR Bakery in Lincoln, RI has been providing us with high quality milk, semi – sweet, dark and white chocolate from Guittard for 9 years. We also use Ghirardelli 60% Cacao Bittersweet Chocolate and Whole Foods 365 Brand 67% Cacao Dark Chocolate Chunks. Organic sub available – Sunspire brand.
Dried Fruits ~ I searched far and wide to find delicious, and non sweetened dried fruits like blueberries, pears, and cherries to name a few. Bella Viva Orchards out of California has the best quality fruits and awesome customer service.
Eggs ~ Only local, farm fresh will do for these baked goods. Bob and Patty Stamp of Stamp Farm in Johnston, RI are top notch in quality and customer service.
Flaxseed ~ Always certified gluten free and organic Bob’s Red Mill brand.
Fruits & Vegetables ~ Seasonal goodies are only made with Local fruits and vegetables (organic when available). Farms include Cervelli Farm of Rochester, MA, Four Town Farm of Seekonk, MA, Skinny Dip Farm or Westport, MA, All other fruit / veggie goodies are made with local and/or organic fruits and vegetables.
Fruit Sugars ~ Made with fresh local apples and pears, organic bananas and fresh dates. Our house made sugars are used as a tasty and healthier sweetener option in many of our recipes.
Honey ~ Our local and raw honey is bottled by Pete of Rosie Bud Farm just a short buzz away in Wrentham, MA.
Maple Syrup & Maple Sugar ~ Pure, local and made with love by Ian and Caitlin of Ackermann Maple Farm. Production of these delicious natural sweeteners take place in Cabot, VT.
Oils ~ Coconut – Always unrefined and organic. Avocado – Non GMO
Peanut Butter and Nuts ~ We only use natural peanut butter and nuts from Virginia Spanish Peanut Factory in Providence, RI. This 4th generation family business has been roasting their peanuts and making peanut butter right down the street in Providence, RI for more than 100 years!
Vanilla Beans ~ Nothing beats fresh vanilla beans, sugar, powder and extract. Our house made vanilla sugar, powder and extract is made with organic vanilla beans from Amadeus Vanilla Beans.