Huckleberry Crumble Mini Cheesecakes

What a great idea for the holidays:  Huckleberry Crumble Mini Cheesecakes. The original recipe called for blueberries, but we all know that huckleberries are soooo much better! Find the complete recipe PLUS picture here Can’t beat that for a wonderful dessert for the holidays!

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Want Huckleberry Products this Holiday Season?

With Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, now is the time to think about ordering your huckleberry products for holiday preparations and gift-giving. You can purchase excellent locally-made Gem Berry Huckleberry products right from your computer! (You can also visit the north Idaho stores listed on the website.) Gem Berry huckleberry products are made in […]

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Huckleberry Producers Struggling with Summer Conditions

Being involved in the huckleberry industry, we always keep our ear to the ground to gauge the success of the huckleberry harvest.  Because we work with huckleberry producers, we are concerned when those producers are struggling with summer conditions. Last year’s crop seemed to be pretty good — going well into September.  The cost of […]

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The History of Huckleberry Picking Rakes

With huckleberry season in full swing, there is still controversy around huckleberry picking rakes.  To help folks decide if rakes are a good option or not, the following is a short history of huckleberry picking rakes and how we began selling them. Early  Discovery and Use of Huckleberry Picking Rakes One of the earliest mentions […]

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Random Huckleberry Facts

Despite the hot temperatures in the Pacific Northwest, we are hearing that the huckleberries are beginning to ripen.  Depending on where you live and pick, you might want to start searching around your area or your favorite patches to see how they are doing. In the meantime, enjoy some random fun huckleberry facts (Some taken […]

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Huckleberry Festivals are Back!

Due to COVID, many annual huckleberry festivals were canceled.  But this year is different:  Huckleberry festivals are back! When we were actively producing huckleberry products, we often visited and exhibited at some of the regional huckleberry festivals.  One in particular that we loved was the North Powder Huckleberry Festival in North Powder, Oregon.  Being a […]

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