Andrew Garrett laughs easily, but don’t think that this doesn’t mean he doesn’t take his work seriously. The founder of NW Elixers, a chef-created cooking sauce brand in Portland, OR, Chef Andrew has also worked with Icon Foods commercializing sugar free sauces for the ketogenic community. He shares some of the challenges of what it is like to force himself to relinquish the ownership of every single step in a product manufacturing process in order to focus on the most important elements of business and co-packing. You can find NW Elixers in the Pacific Northwest and buy his product online at

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