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Dec.
17th

Food gifting: A basket full of meat from Blue Max Sausage


It took approximately 42 seconds for a newsroom full of journalists to devour this meat purchased by The News Tribune at Blue Max Sausage in Puyallup. Peter Haley/Staff photographer

Nothing says “I think you’re awesome” better to a guy than a basket full of smoked meat. The only thing that might make it better is to hand over the gift with a growler (check back Friday for a blog post on gifting growlers).

Blue Max Sausage in Puyallup is one of those off-the-radar businesses that I don’t think gets enough attention for the meats they smoke. Their meat smoking and curing is done on site – they produce smoked sausages, jerky, summer sausage and pepperoni. The sausage company is also a butcher shop. Read more »