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Food


Guilford Church Pie Sale

Date & Time: 
May 27 2017 - 9:00am - 12:00pm

A spring tradition, the Memorial Day Weekend Pie Sale of the Guilford Community Church will be held on Saturday morning, May 27 from 9-noon at the corner of Route 5 and Guilford Center Road.

In addition to homemade apple, strawberry rhubarb, pecan, pumpkin and specialty pies, the church’s famous baked beans and potato salad will be sold, a great addition to any holiday barbeque or picnic.

All proceeds benefit the church, which actively supports over 15 local programs that serve the community including Hospice and Meals on Wheels.

Take 1-91 to Vermont Exit 1 (Brattleboro) south on US Route 5 just past Guilford Country Store to Richmond Auto Repair.

Brattleboro Farmers' Market opens for the season

Date & Time: 
May 6 2017 - 9:00am - 2:00pm

The Brattleboro Area Farmers' Market will commence its 43rd year on Saturday, May 6. You'll find many familiar faces and products, as well as some exciting new ones: breakfast biscuits from the Biscuit Shed, perennials from Olallie Daylily Gardens, condiments and preserves from Vermont Quince, and several new vendors selling farm-fresh produce, to name just a few.

Andy Davis will lead his traditional maypole dance at 11am, and the Marlboro Morris and Sword dancers will perform at 2pm. Our opening market offers a wonderful way to welcome the warmer temperatures and come out of winter hibernation!

Open rain or shine from 9am to 2pm on Route 9 in Brattleboro. Crop Cash matching coupons will be available for EBT food stamp customers. Debit and credit cards welcome.

Co-op Grain of the Month Demo: Masa Harina

Date & Time: 
May 19 2017 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

Join us at the Demo Counter for the Recipe of the Month with Masa Harina, Corn Tortillas! Free Samples

Day Kitchen Demos at the Co-op

Date & Time: 
May 26 2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Featured ingredients for May are Masa Harina, Coriander and Cilantro. Watch us make it, then you taste it and take home the recipe!

Brattleboro Co-op Truckload Sale

Date & Time: 
May 14 2017 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Save up to 50%! Order forms are in-store and on our website now - Order early and have your orders ready to load.

Brattleboro Co-op Truckload Sale

Date & Time: 
May 13 2017 - 10:00am - 5:00pm

Save up to 50%! Order forms are in-store and on our website now - Order early and have your orders ready to load.

Brattleboro Co-op Producer of the Month: Tom Knows Salsa

Date & Time: 
May 13 2017 - 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Come on down to the Co-op to meet the TOM behind Tom Knows Salsa! Tom knows Salsa is our featured Producer in the Food For Thought monthly newsletter.

Wine and Cheese at the Brattleboro Co-op

Date & Time: 
May 11 2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Come sample 2 Copas wine and some fabulous cheese. Must be 21 years or older with a valid ID.

Co+op Basics Menu Demo

Date & Time: 
May 5 2017 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

You CAN afford to eat well. Feed four for under $10 with these delicious dishes we’re demonstrating at the Brattleboro Co-op Demo Counter, across from the Deli.

Day Kitchen Demos at the Co-op

Date & Time: 
May 3 2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Watch us cook good food! Featured ingredients for May are Masa Harina, Coriander and Cilantro. Watch us make it, you taste it and take home the recipe!

Pasta Party

Date & Time: 
Apr 7 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Pasta Party -- Choose from several sauces, add garlic bread, salas, and Anne Fecto's famous chocolate sundaes. Come after Moment for Peace or before you head out for your First Friday arts walk. See your friends and enjoy a yummy meal!! Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 5-12, and free for kids under five.

Fun with Food from the Brattleboro Co-op

Date & Time: 
Apr 27 2017 - 9:30am - 11:30am

In Celebration of the Month of the Young Child, we’ll transform the BFC Community Room into a center of sensory exploration with doughs of various kinds for kids to get their hands in, along with taste tests from every color of the rainbow. Stop in any time between 9:30 and 11:30!

Free, Registration Required
802-246-2821, msbfc@sover.net

Day Kitchen Demos at the Co-op

Date & Time: 
Apr 26 2017 - 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Watch us cook good food! Taste the difference, take home the recipe!

PlantPure Vegan Cooking Class: Sauerkraut

Date & Time: 
Apr 24 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

In this hands-on class we
will learn the benefits of fermented food and prepare a large batch of
sauerkraut.

Free, Registration Required

802-246-2821, msbfc@sover.net

Co-op Spice of the Month Demo: Za’atar

Date & Time: 
Apr 21 2017 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

Come and try Manoushe, our featured recipe in our monthly Co-op newsletter, Food For Thought.

Co+op Basics Recipes

Date & Time: 
Apr 14 2017 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

You CAN afford to eat well. Feed four for under $10 with these delicious dishes we’re demonstrating at the Brattleboro Co-op Demo Counter, across from the Deli.

Wine and Cheese at the Brattleboro Co-op

Date & Time: 
Apr 13 2017 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Come sample Mont Gravet and local cheeses! Must be 21 years or older with a valid ID.

Day Kitchen Demos at the Co-op

Date & Time: 
Apr 12 2017 - 3:30pm - 5:30pm

Watch us cook good food! Taste the difference, take home the recipe!

The How of Eating

Date & Time: 
Apr 11 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Learn how to eat to support your unique gut microbiome for optimum health. Perhaps more important than what you eat is how and when you eat. Make sense of why there are so many “ideal” eating approaches, and why there are so many food sensitivities. This class is offered by Jerry Landau from Green Mountain Ayurveda.

Free, Registration Required
802-246-2821, msbfc@sover.net

Boston Post Dairy Cheese, Brattleboro Co-op Producer of the Month

Date & Time: 
Apr 11 2017 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Come meet the folks from Boston Post Dairy for a special tasting!

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