Schmidt’s Meat Market Co-Founder Turns 105

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(Nicollet, MN) – She’s 105 years old and still looking fabulous.

Esther Schmidt celebrated her birthday on Friday. She and her husband, Gerhardt, founded Schmidt’s Meat Market in Nicollet in 1947. Some of those original recipes are still used today at the award winning 3rd generation, family owned business.

Schmidt’s currently has a staff of about 50 full-time and part-time employees. They offer a full line of fresh meats, an extended line of smoked and cured meats and a wide variety of deli meats and cheese and their specialty – German-style summer sausage.

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Photo via Schmidt’s Meat Market/Facebook.


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