Mazopiya to hold 'Taste of the Holidays'
Mazopiya, a natural food market in Prior Lake operated by the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, will present "Taste of the Holidays" from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 3.
The event will feature cooking demonstrations, prize drawings and food sampling, from apple cider and gingersnap cookies to holiday fruits and vegan chocolate cake with peppermint icing.
Red Lake Nation Foods also will host a garland-making workshop from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Mazopiya Community Room at the market, located at 2571 Credit Union Drive.
Mazopiya -- which in the Dakota language means "a store" and "a place where things are kept" -- stresses natural and locally produced foods, including organic produce and free-range, grass-fed meats. For more information, go to http://www.mazopiya.com or call 952-233-9140.