Cooking with Local Items

Our Meat Department offers a wide selection of locally-sourced and sustainably-produced meats from Firsthand Foods, including Spicy Italian Sausage, which is currently on sale for $6.69 (save $1!).  We love cooking delicious meals made with fresh, affordable, and local ingredients, and if you’re looking for inspiration for great summer meals, the Co-op has a lot to … Continued  

Cooking Locally

Our Meat Department offers a wide selection of locally-sourced and sustainably-produced meats from Firsthand Foods, including Spicy Italian Sausage, which is currently on sale for $6.69 (save $1!).  We love cooking delicious meals made with fresh, affordable, and local ingredients, and if you’re looking for inspiration for great summer meals, the Co-op has a lot to … Continued  

Local Pizza, Made at Home

Making meals from scratch is fun and delicious, especially with local ingredients and on-sale items. Combine local ingredients, like pizza dough from The Accidental Baker (available in our frozen section), Red Hawk Farm organic arugula, Siano Mozzarella, Nellino’s marinara sauce, or Firsthand Foods sweet Italian sausage. Try out some of our recipes below or forge … Continued  

Cooking Locally

Our local vendors put the vision, commitment, and hard work into growing and handcrafting the delicious foods we offer at the Durham Co-op Market. So when it comes to cooking mouthwatering meals made with healthy, affordable, and fresh ingredients, we turn to the experts that love their products and know how to make the most … Continued  

Cooking with the Co-op

Our friends at Spicewalla tipped us off to #thestew that went viral last month, and we’re so excited about this delicious vegan meal. We’ve combined our favorite local ingredients – like Spicewalla & Diaspora Co. Turmeric – and our affordable Co-op Basics to bring you this easy, creamy, hearty stew perfect for the doldrums of … Continued  

Pass the Dip

You could say we’re on the tasty team, meaning we’re big fans of great food and crowd-pleasing recipes. We can’t get enough of this savory sausage dip, made with ingredients from some of our favorite local vendors and fellow co-ops! Try it out at your next gathering. Neese’s Sausage Dip INGREDIENTS -1 lb. Neese’s Sausage … Continued  

If You’re a Cheese Fan…

Nothing melts our taste buds like a flavorful, bubbly pot of fondue. We are featuring some of our favorite Alpine cheeses from Gourmino, and it just so happens they make the perfect base for this delicious (and easy) recipe. Stop by the Co-op to find what you need, and enjoy this rich dish at home … Continued  

Summer in February

Feeling the need to escape the grey skies and gloomy weather? We found some refreshing and zingy recipes to brighten your day! And with the ingredients available (and on sale!) at the Co-op, these summery concoctions are delicious and simple! Co-op Cava Cara 2oz. San Pellegrino Blood Orange Soda (on sale, $3.99/6pack) 2oz. +&+ Cava Cara Cara Orange, … Continued  

Simple Recipes for a Valentine’s Day Feast

We’re sure y’all can imagine that our excitement around holidays mostly has to do with good food! And with scallops $5 off per pound and plenty of options for natural and locally produced bacon, we thought we’d share this recipe for Bacon Wrapped Scallops to inspire some Valentine’s Day feasting! INGREDIENTS 2lbs bacon 2lbs sea scallops 3 T butter 1 T minced garlic … Continued  

So Very Fondue You!

A communal activity, eating fondue may be the truest way to share a meal. Gather some friends and enjoy a molten pot as a hallmark appetizer, classy late-night snack, or fun main course. Luckily, this impressive meal is easy to accomplish with all the necessary supplies available at the Co-op! Stop by our Specialty Department … Continued