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  • Drink Recommendations from Star Liquor, 1209 Williamson Street, 255-8041

    Grapefruit, Avocado, and Spring Onion Salad
    Adapted from Alice Waters’ book Chez Panisse Fruit
    This excellent salad features...

  • The song “America the Beautiful” puts the image of our country’s “amber waves of grain” front and center in our minds. But a wheat crop growing in the field is pretty different from the best-known...

  • Every year the General Assembly of the United Nations designates a focal point which they feel challenges the world to recognize a crucial situation. I feel this particular year the UN, declaring...

  • Kerrygold’s Cheese
    March arrives in Wisconsin bearing a number of things—mud, hopes of warmth and green, and St. Patrick’s Day among them. The celebration...

  • Since we are celebrating fair trade this month, I thought it best to go straight to the company I think about first when I think of fair trade, Equal Exchange. I asked Lucas Fowler, the Equal...

  • Bee’s Wrap
    The beeswax and...

  • I don’t know about you, but when I’m shopping for my family, there are always two factors competing in my mind: price and quality. Of course I want to choose the most healthful options available....

  • In 2013, Willy Street Co-op introduced a new cashew to our bulk aisle. Our friends at Equal Exchange had provided us with quality organic coffee, chocolate, bananas, and tea from their network of...

  • It’s easy to take bananas for granted. They’re far and away the top selling item in the Produce department—always expected to be in stock, the perfect yellow color, and inexpensive. Yet the supply...

  • When we take a look at what it means to have Concern for the Community (Cooperative Principle #7), what “community” are we talking about? Our Co-op is rooted in meeting the needs of our Owners,...

  • Willy East Classes

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