Health & Recipes

The Co-op is filled with folks that have a variety of food and nutrition knowledge, as well as information on how herbs and supplements can enhance one's health. In this section, we'll provide updated information on food and nutrition as well as showcase the many healthy recipes found at the Co-op. Check back often as we'll continue to grow and expand the archive. If you have a favorite recipe to share, let us know.

All of our recipes are tested by Caroline Homan, City Market's Food Education Coordinator, or other City Market staff. Caroline works to find recipes that include local ingredients, are easy to prepare, and are affordable. Plus all of the ingredients in our featured recipes can be found at the Co-op. Bon Appetit!

Latest Recipes

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Poultry and fish pair well with this simple vegetable dish and leftovers can be chilled and served in tomorrow’s lunch salad. Change the profile of this dish by using a flavored olive oil or seasoned, smoked or coarse-crystal salts, such as kosher or Maldon. But proceed with caution, as flaky salts dissolve faster than granular salts on the tongue, resulting in a saltier flavor. Crush the flakes between your fingers and add a pinch at a time to suit your taste.

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Hearth bread or focaccia and a green salad are the perfect complement to this classic pasta dish. Substitute pine nuts for walnuts, green olives for Kalamata or spinach for arugula, if desired.

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Full-flavored enough to stand up as a side to hearty dishes, a small bed of this braised cabbage is a colorful accompaniment to skin-on, bone-in roasted chicken, lamb or pork chops or baked, seasoned tempeh patties.

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