Product Demonstrations

Each month we feature a variety of products from local, regional and global producers. You can usually find the sampling in a couple areas around the Co-op: in the Produce department, in Aisle 1 or in Aisle 6. Come try something new today.

Join us in sampling one of these great products!

Friday, July 25, 2014 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Terry from Windstone Farm in Williston will be in the store demoing his of garlic scape pesto, now available in the Hippie Cooler.  For more information, please visit the Windstone Farm website.

Monday, July 28, 2014 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Member Worker Sarab will be in the store to help us demo Vermont Peanut Butter Company’s line of peanut butters made in Morrisville VT, with fun flavors like Maple Walnut.  For more information, please visit the Vermont Peanut Butter Company's website, their Facebook page, or their Twitter page.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Member Worker Martine will be in the store to demo Dang Foods Toasted Coconut Chips (Caramel Sea Salt flavor). Dang Chips are non-GMO, vegan and gluten-free, and pack a satisfying taste and crunch.  For more information, please visit the Dang Foods website, their Facebook page, or their Twitter page.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Amelia from Runa Teas will be in the store to demo her company’s line of guayusa teas. Guayusa has been traditionally brewed in the Amazon for centuries and is known for its natural caffeination and smooth taste.  For more information, please visit the Runa Tea website or their Twitter page.

Sunday, August 3, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Mao from City Market’s own Kei Asian Sushi will be giving out samples of her avocado inari rolls – now featuring organic avocados!

Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

Rich from Grandy Oats will be in the store to demo his company’s line of Nori Sesame Cashews and Super Raw Trail Mix, now available in the bulk department. Based in Brownfield, ME, Grandy Oats specializes in organic nuts, trail mixes and granolas.  For more information, please visit the Grandy Oats website, their Facebook page, or their Twitter page.

Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 2:30pm to 5:30pm

Debra Townsend from Douglas Sweets will be in the store to sample her bakery’s line of Scottish shortbreads. Based in Bolton Valley, VT, Douglas Sweets uses VT flour to craft their shortbread cookies, and offers a variety of enticing flavors.  For more information, please visit the Douglas Sweets website or their Twitter page.

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Akshata from Orange Owl in Essex Junction will be coming in to demo her natural, homemade, eco-friendly body butters, now available in our Wellness department.  For more information, please visit The Orange Owl website or their Twitter page.