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Photo by Brian Hansel Tyler Ehrmantraut makes sausage at The Grocery Store in Wadena. Ehrmantraut recently won a reserve grand champion award from the Minnesota Association of Meat Processors.

Ehrmantraut a sausage champ

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Tyler Ehrmantraut is a champ when it comes to making sausage.

The Wadena man earned the Reserve Grand Champion plaque from the Minnesota Association of Meat Processors in a judging March 27-28 in St. Cloud.


Ehrmantraut works in the meat department at The Grocery Store by Mason Brothers in Wadena alongside his father, Ed. His day, like that of many meat processors, starts at 2 a.m.

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