Our licensed and state-certified commercial kitchen is available for entrepreneurs to produce value-added food products that can be sold online and through retail and wholesale markets. Grow Benzie is a non-profit organization committed to small business initiatives that help our community, helping entrepreneurs get started or to expand their existing food businesses without the costly initial investment in equipment and facilities. This 1,500 sqft kitchen includes 24-hour access and locked pantry storage for ingredients and products.  The kitchen is also certified by the Benzie County Health Department as an approved commissary for caterers and food trucks.

To schedule a tour or find out availability rates and schedules, contact: info@GrowBenzie.org or 231-882-9510

EQUIPMENT INCLUDES:

  • Two Convection Ovens
  • Six-Burner Range and Oven
  • 20-gallon Steam Kettle
  • 11.5” VacMaster Vacuum Sealer
  • Industrial Dishwasher
  • 30-quart Hobart Mixer
  • Volumetric Dry Filler
  • Digital Scale
  • Refrigerators & Freezers
  • Stainless Steel Tables & Racks
  • Pots, Pans, Mixing Bowls & Smallwares