Grandma Rose’s blueberry dessert finds new life in candle scent created by Vasshaus Candle Company of Luverne. Kaylena Riendeau (center, holding a picture of herself with her grandmother, Rose Marie Stob, entered the candle company’s “Suggest a Scent” contest. Her suggestion was chosen the winner and “Grandma’s Blueberry Dessert” is now generating memories for family members for Riendeau’s mother, Laurie Oppold (left), and aunt, Diane Even.

Contest brings more than aroma to local candle company

When Shawna Marshall debuted a public contest this summer for a new candle scent, she got more than she expected from the winning entry.

Kaylena Riendeau of Brandon suggested her grandmother’s blueberry dessert for the Vasshaus Candle Company contest.


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