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Make It a Tacolicious Dinner Tonight

Feed a family of four a delicious dinner for under $25 with fresh, organic, high-quality ingredients from our store. To get you started here’s a shopping list and recipe for crispy chicken tacos served with queso cotija and organic, refried black beans. Crispy Chicken Tacos Recipe Dress up a family favorite with Riega Organic taco seasoning mix. Jam packed with […]

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DIY Project: Enticing Syrups & Extracts

Vanilla beans, lemons, and herbs make wonderful syrups, liqueurs, and extracts when combined with simple syrup or vodka. Use these recipes to get started. The hardest part will be waiting for the infusions to age.     VANILLA EXTRACT Makes about 1 cup. Ingredients 7 Frontier Organic Vanilla Beans, split lengthwise or chopped (about ½ cup) 8 […]

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A Delicious Colcannon Recipe for St. Pat’s

  It’s not all corned beef and cabbage, Guinness and whiskey. Channel the luck o’ the Irish with this traditional Irish dish — colcannon — a creamy, buttery side of mashed potatoes, cabbage and bacon. Colcannon Recipe Servings: 12 Ingredients 3 pounds potatoes, scrubbed 2 sticks butter 1 1/4 cups hot milk Freshly ground black pepper 1 […]

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Bring the Family Together for Mealtime

Between work and school-year commitments, it can be difficult to carve out time to sit down at the table and enjoy a home-cooked dinner as a family, but it is well worth the effort. In addition to offering an opportunity to bond, eating together and engaging in conversation can have a deeper influence on children. […]

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Twirl a Forkfull of Spaghetti Tonight

  When it comes to pasta, it doesn’t get much easier than spaghetti and meatballs. Kids can’t resist spaghetti covered with cheese. So if you’re in a hurry, spaghetti is the perfect family-friendly meal. Here’s a shopping list and menu for spaghetti and meatballs served with grated parmesan cheese and a fresh baguette from one of our local bakers.     Spaghetti Dinner for […]

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Have Your Jam and Eat It Too

This small-batch recipe for a simple raspberry jam surprises with a superfood — chia seeds — which acts as a substitute for pectin. Slather this tasty jam on fresh-made toast, muffins, crepes, or scones at breakfast. For an added brunch-time treat, pile on some ricotta blended with a touch of vanilla, orange zest, and sugar. Raspberry Chia Seed Jam When […]

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DIY: Nut Butter from Scratch

Making creamy, fresh nut butter is easier than you think. You only need a few ingredients and a food processor. Follow these recipes, and you’re on your way to reviving the traditional PB&J. After all, everything goes better with butter, nut butter that is! Using nuts such as almonds or cashews, you can make delicious […]

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Introducing Family Friendly Meal Ideas

Feed a family of four a delicious dinner for under $25 with fresh, organic, high-quality ingredients from our store. To get you started here’s a shopping list and recipe for beef chili served with cheddar cheese and JWG house-made honey butter cornbread. Beef Chili Recipe Simply Organic Mild Chili Seasoning Mix keeps the flavor, but kicks the heat! Seasoned […]

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Patagonia Provisions: A Favorite Recipe

Patagonia, yes that Patagonia — the well-known, environmentally conscious, outdoor clothing company — is reinventing the way we grow our food and nurture our planet with the introduction of its forward-thinking food product line, Patagonia Provisions. They’ve partnered with farmers, ranchers, and fishers who embrace regenerative growing methods creating top-quality, truly sustainable “provisions” like hot […]

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Chocoholics: Get to Know Cocoa Powder

A starring ingredient in brownies, chocolate cake, and cookies, this pantry staple packs more flavor than any other form of chocolate ounce for ounce. Cocoa powder also makes a delicious addition to chili and sauces (think mole sauce), and when used to make hot cocoa, produces the deepest, fullest-flavored experience. But not all cocoa powder is the […]

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