Local Kokomo businesses Sweet Poppin’s and Front Porch Pretzels have been named Indiana Artisans. Indiana Artisans supports entrepreneurs who create high-quality art, crafts, and value-added foods in the Hoosier state. Artists are juried into this state-wide group. There are nearly 250 Indiana Artisans across the state, including over 80 foodists. We are proud to have two of these Indiana Artisan foodists from Kokomo!
Sweet Poppin’s, located in Downtown Kokomo, makes gourmet flavored chocolate covered popcorn in many indulgent flavors, including Pralines & Cream, Lemon Pound Cake, Strawberry Cheesecake, and Peanut Butter Popcorn. Since their inception, over 30 popcorn flavors and/or combinations have been created. Visit their website to find out why this heavenly treat is “a dream come true!” Sweet Poppin’s popcorn can be purchased online or at their shop located at 107 East Sycamore Street.
Using all organic ingredients, Front Porch Pretzels makes hand-rolled soft pretzels, specialty breads, pies, and soups. However, they were juried into Indiana Artisan with their delicious jam made with organic fruit. Jam flavors offered include strawberry-rhubarb, pear-apple, dutch apple pie, and blueberry. For more information or to place an order, call 765.455.2085 or follow them on Facebook.
To find out more about Indiana Artisans throughout the state and the process to become designated by this program, visit www.IndianaArtisan.org.