Viroqua Food Co-op Recipe Blog

Grain-free Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Posted by Laura Poe on Sun, Mar 08, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

Local carrots are still available, and what better way to celebrate them than with carrot cake! This is one of my favorite desserts and it is a total crowd-pleaser. Plus, it is perfect for those on gluten-free or grain-free diets, but everyone loves it of course.

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Tags: Carrots, cake, gluten-free

Brighten Food Palates with Curried Carrot Ginger Soup!

Posted by Bjorn Bergman on Fri, Feb 20, 2015 @ 03:07 PM

We are grateful to still purchase local carrots from our local farmers... We are also happy to help freshen up our ever-ghostly winter complexions by adding some vitamin A/rich beta carotene to our food palates!

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Tags: Recipes, Ginger, Carrots

Carrot Ginger Coleslaw Recipe by Bjorn Bergman

Posted by Charlene Elderkin on Tue, Aug 12, 2014 @ 05:12 PM

Click on the recipe card in this blog for fun serving suggestions!

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Tags: Recipes, Ginger, salad, Carrots

Maple Ginger Roasted Root Vegetables Recipe

Posted by Bjorn Bergman on Wed, Jan 09, 2013 @ 09:21 AM

Every year as we come out of the holiday season and dive into the new calendar year, I have trouble shifting my local-food-eating gears. The switch from eating delicious greens (like salad mix, spinach, and kale) over to a wide array of root vegetables (like beets, parsnips, carrots, and turnips) is always difficult for me. It takes a deliberate effort to designate the vegetable portion of my meals to these healthy and local root veggies.

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Tags: Carrots, beet, Parsnips, Rutabaga, Turnips, Root Vegetables