Staff picks

This article was originally published in March 2017

Pears

Organic produce

  • Green and red Bartlett pears — from Awesum Organics
  • Melons: cantaloupe, honeydew and mini watermelon — from Covilli Organics
  • Local Purple sprouting broccoli — from Siri & Son Farms
  • Larry Anne plums — from Awesum Organics Deep purple skin hides firm, orange-yellow flesh that’s juicy, sweet and aromatic.
 
Halo Top Ice Cream

Halo Top Ice Cream

Only 360 calories per pint! A delicious alternative dessert for those who are watching their calorie intake.

— Arvin B.

Fauxmage Olives and Rosemary non-dairy

Fauxmage Olives and Rosemary non-dairy

Silken and delectable nut cheese spread. Don’t let the rosemary scare you, it only heightens the earthy kalamata olive flavor. An excellent addition to your cheese plate.

— Ruzielle G.

 

 
Kate's real food Tram Bars

Kate’s real food Tram Bars

These bars taste terrific, they have serious calories, and they’re perfect for keeping tummies happy during long hikes.

— Scott O.

Plough Monday Organic Breakfast Porter

Plough Monday Organic Breakfast Porter

A Portland brew that’s rich and creamy, full of chocolate and roasted coffee flavors. A very balanced and refreshing beer for its high alcohol content. Local, delicious and organic to boot!

— Allison M.

 

 
Sweet Earth Natural Foods Peruvian Burrito

Sweet Earth Natural Foods Peruvian Burrito

I’m not even vegetarian and I would eat this every day for lunch. Unlike other quick and easy burritos, this one doesn’t leave you feeling like you have no idea what you just ate. Perfect with some avocados and your favorite salsa.

— Matt Y.

PCC Deli Cheddar Biscuit

PCC Deli Cheddar Biscuit

Warm and comforting, this egg and cheese biscuit to-go is my go-to breakfast. I have to start my day with eggs and this is my favorite way.

— Jennifer B.

 

 
Wild Carrot body lotions

Wild Carrot body lotions

In scents such as Mountain Man, Oregon Lavender and Borage Seed, these lotions are thick enough for dehydrated winter skin yet still absorb easily. Wonderful smelling!

— Lola W.

PCC Deli Collard veggie wraps

PCC Deli Collard veggie wraps

With organic cucumber, avocado and hummus, wrapped up in healthy greens, these are refreshing and healthy!

— Emerson D.

 

Also in this issue

Wild for Weleda

For nearly a century, the German skincare company Weleda has pioneered clean body care with wild-crafted, organic and biodynamic ingredients from its own gardens, fair trade farms and cooperatives around the world. The company’s meticulous sourcing and attention to detail results in products that are game-changers in the pursuit of healthy, soft skin.

Edible City: a delicious journey

Through artifacts, photographs, films and recipes, this 5,000-square-foot exhibit at the Museum of History & Industry explores our city's culinary history and what it truly means to be a Seattle food. Besides the exhibit, many special events at the museum and around the city over the coming months are sure to instill appreciation for our wonderful local food culture — and whet your appetite.

Your co-op community, March 2017

Vitamin sale benefits Vitamin Angels, Families Helping Families, PCC Cooks, and more