Updated: 08/22/2018 4:15 PM | Print Story |  Email

Blue Barn’s Blue Farm

The Minnesota State Fair is full of food and drink options. Among the popular stops, The Blue Barn. The Blue Barn is known for its delicious list of foods, but it’s also their Blueberry Basil Lemonade that gets people excited about the fair.

The Blue Barn has a farm. It’s called the Blue Farm and it’s in Le Center. They grow all sorts of foods for the Blue Plate Restaurant Company and that of course include the Blue Barn. Their basil is the must have item in the popular lemonade.

During the state fair, Blue Barn sells one hundred pounds of basil every year. Just think how light basil is and it really gives you a perspective. In 2017, Blue Barn served 143,204 ounces of Blueberry Basil Lemonade. That’s 1,118 gallons.

To learn more about Blue Barn at the Minnesota State Fair, click here.