Pumpkin Carving at the Shed!


With fall being here and Halloween just around the corner, we were inspired here at the Machine Shed to turn ordinary pumpkins into fabulous decorations! Check out this creative way the Shed has changed pumpkins into fantastic flower pots. These are perfect for transforming any door step!




Visit the Machines Shed’s “Thankful for Fall” Pinterest board for great tips on pumpkin carving- as well as other fun DIY projects to do this fall season!


Learn to make Smoky Pork, Bacon and White Bean Chili


In honor of Pork Month– learn how to make this tasty Smoky Pork, Bacon and White Bean Chili! This recipe is courtesy of Iowa Pork Producers- you can find their recipe here!







Need to make chili in a pinch? Save time by picking up Stonewall Kitchen’s Chili Starter at the Machine Shed– you will have the perfect chili in less than an hour!


Thank a Farmer Today!




It’s National Farmers Day! Our words to live by here at the Machine Shed are to honor the American Farmer– and that is exactly what we want to do. We love to use farm fresh ingredients and the best way to do that is by sourcing our products from local farmers found near each of our Machine Shed locations.



Want to know who we use? Here is a list of farmers that we want to thank not just today – but every day!


Check out several facts on why farming is essential to our every day life by visiting our Machine Shed board on Pinterest – and be sure to thank a farmer today!


Get Your Forks in Pork!


img_3990It’s that time of year again – Pork Month! Check out our weekly features created by our very own Machine Shed Chefs. If you are just as excited as us – come get your forks in pork!


Local Beers at the Shed


It’s National Beer Day – come try one of our refreshing local beers at your closest Machine Shed!


Ale Asylum Hopalicious

Capital Brewery Wisconsin Amber

Fox River Brewing Co Oshkosh Blueberry Ale

Leinenkugel’s Seasonal Selection

New Glarus Brewing Co. Seasonal Selection

Stone Arch Brew House Scottish Style Ale



Great River Brewery Farmer Brown Ale


Lake Elmo:

Grain Belt Premium

Grain Belt Nordeast



New Glarus Brewery Spotted Cow

New Glarus Brewery Seasonal

Capital Wisconsin Amber



Pecatonica IPA

Pecatonica Amber Lager



Confluence Brewing Seasonal

Backpocket Brewing Slingshot Dunkel

Exile Brewing: Gi Gi, Hannah, Ruthie & American IPA

Firetrucker Brewery  Burnout Brown American Nut Brown Ale

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