We will be closing February 12th, 2023. Until then Store Hours are: Tue - Sat, 9 - 6; Sun 12-5; CLOSED on Mon ~Order ahead by phone, e-mail and online, 734-475-1300, truenorthjerky@hotmail.com.

True North Jerky and Foods

A family owned and operated smokehouse, meat shop and specialty foods store specializing in smoked meats and fish - including  our award winning jerky and snack sticks - authentic hand made sausages, bratwurst, burger patties, hand cut steaks, hot sauces and specialty cheeses.

*Jerky stock is low, please see note below.

Update on 2023 Production Schedule:


Our store

12855 E Old US 12, Ste 7

Chelsea, MI 48118

Ph: 734-475-1300

Tue - Sat, 9am - 6pm
Sunday, 12pm - 5pm      Closed Monday


True North Jerky and Foods

About Us

John and Courtney Heller are the owners/operators of True North Jerky and Foods, a smokehouse, meat shop and specialty foods store in Chelsea, MI. John and Courtney are farmers and have a long history of working in the meat and food safety industries. 

At True North Jerky and Foods they make smoked meats and fish, authentic sausage recipes from around the world, many grill-ready bratwurst flavors and hot dogs, snack sticks, pulled pork, shredded turkey, ground meat mixes & patties; and deliciously crafted varieties of beef, turkey, chicken, pork, elk, bison and venison jerky to satisfy every palate.

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