Delightfully Healthy! Tropical Fruits & Rainbow Salads!

Tasting Friday, 3/24, 5:00 -6:30pm Fruit Spring Roll with Honey Lime Dip Among the woes of winter, we wanted to present you with a tease of warmer days! One bite of our fresh fruit spring roll and you might as well be on a beach basking in the sun. This mango, pineapple, papaya combo will […]

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Staff Picks! March 2017

March 2017 House-made Spring Chicken Salad I know that Spring is just around the corner when I see one of my favorite deli offerings at the prepared foods counter—the Spring Chicken Salad! The chicken is tender and the dressing is light. It’s just perfect for lunch, especially if I add it to a bed of […]

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Put Your Best Fork Forward

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics declared March to be National Nutrition Month, and our co-op wants to take any opportunity available to celebrate eating to grow stronger, more healthy people and families! We deeply value the relationship our co-op has with Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN) like Erica Frank, who teaches some of our workshops and […]

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Delightfully Healthy! The Emerald Isle & Beyond!

Tasting Friday, 3/10, 4:30 -6:30pm Vegan Colcannon with Cabbage & Kale What’s a girl to do when St. Paddy’s day is right around the corner but corned beef and cabbage just doesn’t do it for her? A dish of vegan colcannon may just be the answer to this conundrum. According to the Oxford Companion to […]

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CCOF Foundation Organic Champion Award 2017

The California Certified Organic Farmers (CCOF), a nonprofit organization that provides organic certification, education, advocacy and promotion, last week honored National Co+op Grocers (NCG) with its first CCOF Foundation Organic Champion Award at its 2017 annual conference, “Organic Inspiration and Innovation: Ideas that Are Changing the Way We Grow.” NCG is the business services co-op […]

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Wanted: Hosts, Investors and Champions for Community Supported Solar!

As you might remember, we eagerly installed a 106-panel solar array on our roof last spring. Since the panels went live on May 25th, we have generated over 30,000 kilowatt hours of electricity. In addition to this making our building and our business more sustainable, we were able to successfully pilot Community Supported Solar (CSS)-something […]

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