On sale for owners at our Deli Counter is our house-brewed, staff favorite Gingerade, a 16 oz cup for just 99¢, reg. $1.69. This incredibly refreshing drink is made with fresh ginger, spices and a blend of three fruit juices, it’s an allergy-destroyer and tummy-tenderizer all in one, and boy does it taste good too!
Our new Fresh in the Deli recipe this month is Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes. Co-ops chefs from around the country share their favorite seasonal recipe with your local co-op for this regular feature.An updated twist to traditional stuffed potatoes, this recipe features oven-roasted sweet potatoes blended with caramelized onions and goat cheese.
Our new Featured Salsa is the Roasted Tomato Salsa! Oven-roasting adds sweetness to vine-ripened tomatoes and onions, and smokiness to jalapenos – when hand-blended with some fresh cilantro and lemon juice, they create a very tasty salsa, for just $5.99/lb
Also this month, the Deli Counter will taunt your tastebuds with our creamy, sweet “Very Berry” Smoothie! Blending apple juice and soymilk with strawberries, raspberries and banana, this thick and tasty holiday special is just $4.99!
Also on sale at the Deli Counter through the end of December are tasty cold cuts: Boar’s Head Smoked Ham at $8.49/lb, reg. $8.99 and Provolone Cheese, $4.99/lb, reg. $5.99! C’mon in and stock up on fresh sliced provolone and ham, either for your lunchbox staples or a dinner of Grilled Cheese Sandwiches!
With December, comes our new line of seasonal beverages from the Deli Counter! Sidle up to our organic, fair-trade espresso bar for a Peppermint Mocha, where we combine the great tastes of chocolate and mint in one delicious beverage! Combining espresso with organic Dagoba chocolate syrup, this coffee drink is amazing! Or maybe you’d prefer the Eggnog – or Soynog! – Latte! This seasonal treat trades out the classic Latte’s milk base for delicious, creamy nog! Our Hot Chocolate, made with your choice of milk plus a few squeezes of our organic chocolate syrup, will warm your heart and soothe your soul! Wanna lose the caffeine? Try a hot Caramel Apple Steamer, made with organic apple juice, cinnamon and caramel syrup! Or, if you’re feeling more spicy than sweet, have a cup of our fantastic, caffeine-free Hot Gingerade, made with fresh ginger, spices and a blend of three fruit juices. It’s an allergy-destroyer and tummy-tenderizer all in one, and boy does it taste good too – stir in some local honey and cayenne for an extra immunity booster!