Prepared for a Feast
In addition to a full-service butcher offering made-in-house sausages, as well as locally sourced options, and a seafood counter featuring made-in-house marinated salmon, oysters from Carlsbad Aqua Farm and smoked salmon from Santa Barbara Smokehouse, the Sherman Oaks store showcases a variety of prepared foods, including a large selection of grab-and-go products, sushi, organic rotisserie chickens, sandwiches and pizza.
Special features of the new Sherman Oaks store also include Sherman Hops, a taproom offering 30 beers on tap from local breweries. The location also offers an extensive selection of beer and wine, including hard kombucha from producers such as Boochcraft and JuneShine, as well as an entire section of nonalcohol probiotics.
The new Sherman Oaks Whole Foods Market also boasts a bakery department offering an array of made-in-house breads, as well as a range of desserts and pastries for special diets. Additional local offerings include pretzels and pretzel buns from Rockenwagner, hearth breads by Larder Baking Co. and macarons from Rocq Macarons.
Fresh and Local
The fresh produce department offers a variety of fruits and vegetables with selections from local growers, including a variety of herbs from Kenter Canyon Farms, hydroponic lettuce from Go Green Agriculture, sprouts from Kowalke Farms and grape tomatoes from Be Wise Ranch.
Additionally, the market features thousands of local products throughout the store from hundreds of local suppliers, many of which are new to Whole Foods Market, like Little West juices, Pulp Pantry veggie-based chips and holiday kits from Foodstirs.