Appleton, WI-based The Wire Whisk is celebrating 40 years in business.
Co-owner and founder Patricia Mulloy opened the gourmet kitchenwares store in 1977, as a way to enhance her family’s income. Today, she is still very much involved in the store, as is her daughter Mary Miller, a co-owner.
According to the store’s Facebook page, The Wire Whisk offers a vast assortment of cookware, bakeware, appliances, kitchen tools and gadgets and other accessories. Mulloy, a fan of gadgets, offers her monthly picks to customers.
The retailer also offers cooking classes, with a roster of regular chefs and pastry chefs and is regularly featured on local news programs