Viroqua Food Co-op Recipe Blog

Time to Talk Turkey

Posted by VFC Marketing Team on Wed, Nov 17, 2021 @ 01:57 PM


When turkey is the star of your meal, start with a quality bird from trusted producers like Ferndale Market in Cannon Falls, Minnesota, and Organic Prairie in La Farge, Wisconsin. Then use our tips & tricks to cook it just right!

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Tags: Recipes, Turkey, easy recipes, Holiday Time, Thanksgiving

Cranberry Sauce - From Scratch!

Posted by VFC Marketing Team on Sat, Nov 13, 2021 @ 04:06 PM


Cranberry Sauce - From Scratch!

Serves: ~4-6
Make time: 20 minutes
Chill time: 1 hour

Ingredients:
1-2 dry pints of fresh or frozen cranberries
1/3 cup raw honey (or sugar) or more to taste
1-2 navel oranges (for juice)
1 Tbsp freshly grated orange zest

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Tags: Recipes, Cranberries, easy recipes, Vegetarian, Vegan, Holiday Time

4 Protein Snacks to Hit the Trails With!

Posted by WelcomeToTheTable.coop on Fri, May 21, 2021 @ 10:37 AM


These portable, protein-packed snacks will give you the energy you need for your outdoor adventures.

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Tags: Recipes, easy recipes, Nut Butter, Flax, Apricot, Hiking, Matcha, Granola, Cocoa, Energy Balls, Energy Bars

Bacon & Ramps Skillet Cornbread

Posted by Bjorn Bergman on Mon, Apr 19, 2021 @ 09:45 AM


One pan wonder! Local ramps offer springtime nourishment and a bonus flavor of onion and garlic to an already delicious bacon cornbread!

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Tags: Recipes, Ramps, Bacon, Maple Syrup, easy recipes, Skillet

How to Bake Corned Beef

Posted by Ethan Schandelmeier on Fri, Mar 12, 2021 @ 03:03 PM

Baked corned beef develops a fabulous crispy crust. Before you bake it, however, you will want to rinse or boil it to remove some of the salt. 

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Tags: Recipes, easy recipes, reuben

Squash, Cabbage and Kale Kimchi

Posted by Robin Asbell on Fri, Jan 22, 2021 @ 09:55 AM


In this unconventional kimchi, squash is served up al dente; its sweetness is accentuated by the brine and chiles.

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Tags: Recipes, Winter Squash, Apples, squash, Maple Syrup, easy recipes, Vegetarian, Holiday Time

Winter Squash and Apple Bake

Posted by WelcomeToTheTable.coop on Mon, Jan 18, 2021 @ 09:48 AM


Use your choice of local apples and winter squash in this recipe!

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Tags: Recipes, Winter Squash, Apples, squash, Maple Syrup, easy recipes, Vegetarian, Holiday Time

Cinnamon Apple Stuffed Squash

Posted by WelcomeToTheTable.coop on Fri, Jan 15, 2021 @ 02:30 PM


Slice the stuffed squash halves into wedges to serve as a side with ham, turkey or chicken, or serve each half as a vegetarian entrée.

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Tags: Recipes, Cranberries, Winter Squash, squash, Maple Syrup, easy recipes, Vegetarian, Holiday Time

Home-baked Gifts

Posted by WelcomeToTheTable.coop on Thu, Dec 10, 2020 @ 11:30 AM


Home-baked Gifts

Looking for a simple, thoughtful gift idea? These three irresistible holiday treats are sure to delight.

Peanut Butter Snickerdoodles

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Tags: Recipes, DIY

Care and Feeding of Sourdough Starter

Posted by Laura Poe Mathes, RD on Fri, Jul 10, 2020 @ 10:06 AM



What to do when the supply of yeast is sporadic? Now’s the time to try sourdough bread!

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Tags: Recipes, DIY, Bread, sourdough