Great Harvest Bread
11/11/2019
Busy schedules - As the activity level constantly increases, we think that it is even more important to eat foods that give you lasting energy and good nutrients.  At our house, that translates into making sure that we consciously choose whole grains.  Here is how we get them in during...
11/01/2019
 Peanut Butter - Have you tried Homeplate Peanut Butter?  It is a great product and has good ingredients.  Here is their website (https://www.homeplatepb.com/), stop by the bakery for your own jar to make delicious toast or sandwiches.

Grab and Go bars - Headed out for a hike or for...
08/01/2019
Allergies...
We get questions from time to time about allergies and the bakery. Great Harvest deals in lots of different ingredients, and therefore we have all the popular allergy culprits in the bakery: all sorts of nuts, wheat, soy, dairy, eggs, etc.  We try to be as careful as we can, and...
07/01/2019
Whole grains...

We talk about them a lot and are proud to use freshly milled whole wheat in our bread, but why does this matter?  Whole wheat flour has more fiber and more vitamins and minerals than white flour.  It also has been shown to “help control blood sugar, ward off heart...
06/01/2019
 Cakes for order from Great Harvest! One of our bakers has been making scrumptious cakes for the staff, and now they can be ordered for your celebrations and parties as well.  If you have a birthday party or event coming up, stop by or call to find out how we can help....
02/07/2019
February Menu
The February menu has some exciting offerings, and for a fun way to pick your next loaf, put the menu in front of your dart board and see if you find a new favorite bread.  

King Cakes are here!
Our first batch sold out quickly!  We will bake them every...
08/31/2018
 The September 2018 bake schedule has been released.  We make about five to six breads every day, and dozens of breads every week.  We have both classics and some new for your next trip to Great Harvest Bread - Alexandria.  Download the September 2018 menu...
08/18/2018
 We will host a few anniversary kneading classes (limited space available), where you can learn how to knead and then use your skills to make your own bread or cinnamon rolls, it will be really fun!  

08/17/2018
5 quick Great Harvest updates for August, hope you are enjoying your summer! 

1. Do NOT come to Great Harvest Alexandria on Monday (August 20) or Tuesday (August 21)! - We will be closed.  Please catch us on Wednesday, August 22nd, starting at 7:00am.  We would much rather...
07/02/2018
 As we start off July, Here are 5 quick Great Harvest updates.

1. Fun Summer Products - We have a few extra fun things on the menu while it is hot outside. 

      -Check out our refrigerator for a delicious Yogurt Parfait and the granola cup, for an...