Vendor Spotlight | Simply Salsa

George Philp | Simply SalsaSimply-Salsa-jpeg

What is your business, and what do you make?
I make salsa and during this time of the year I provide a tasty Cranberry Salsa for the perfect appy.

How did you get started in this business?
There was no good Mexican products available in Kelowna at the time

Is this a full time job for you?
Yes it is, April thru Dec with the winter off for skiing.

What is your first memory of making something?
My own skateboard

What are your favorite and least favorite things about being craft fair vendor?
I get to meet so many great people. Sometimes the hours, some shows run to long during the day.

What is the biggest compliment you’ve ever received about your work?
I am lucky, I get it everyday with my regular customers, and they simply say, “yours is the best salsa I have ever had!”.

What is one holiday tradition in your family?
My sister, nieces, and granddaughters all dress the same as elves.

What was the last gift you gave someone?
A good laugh

What song has been stuck in your head this week?
Take Five by Dave Brubeck

If you could be a superhero, what would you want your superpowers to be?
To fly

If you won $20 million in the lottery, what would you do with the money?
Open a restaurant to see if I could actually do it successfully.

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