Green Class recipes

Last week’s Eat Better on a Budget: Greens class was a smashing success, with loads of yummy ways to get more greens in your diet. We’re sharing a couple of Erin’s recipes here, including the Produce Dept’s Official Get Well Soup, and the Prasad Bowl, in tribute to a great meal shared at that delicious

Continue reading Green Class recipes

Champion Co-operators

Co-opster Profile: Pete

In honor of the UN’s International year of Cooperatives, we’d like to introduce you further to some of the people who help make this Co-op such a special place.

We took a few minutes to ask Pete some questions about himself and life at the Co-op… 1. How long have you been

Continue reading Champion Co-operators

Cheese Whisperer: Raw Cheddars from Rumiano

Next time you visit the Co-op’s Cheese Department, look for a selection of raw cheddars from Rumiano Cheese Company. From humble beginnings as a small dairy farm in 1919, Rumiano is now the oldest family-owned cheese company in California.

These raw milk cheddars are made with fresh pastured cow’s milk from dairies on the Northern

Continue reading Cheese Whisperer: Raw Cheddars from Rumiano

New Mrs. May’s Rounds: Fruit, Nuts & Chocolate Unite!

Go three-fold yummy with Mrs. May’s Rounds: a delectable blend of bite size chocolate, nuts and freeze dried fruit. The Co-op’s Grocery Department is now carrying three new flavors of Mrs. May’s Rounds: Dark Chocolate Strawberry Almond, Dark Chocolate Blueberry Almond and Milk Chocolate Whole Strawberry.

Serve these rounds as party favors, lunchbox snacks or

Continue reading New Mrs. May’s Rounds: Fruit, Nuts & Chocolate Unite!

Skagit Brew Corner: American Bitter Space Chimps

Ask not what your country can do for you…

What can we learn from a can of beer? A bit of American history, if you pick up the 21st Amendment Brewery’s American Bitter Ale.

On January 31st, 1961, on the heels on the groundbreaking suborbital flights of Yuri Gagarin and Alan Shepard, the National

Continue reading Skagit Brew Corner: American Bitter Space Chimps