I popped into the new Tacoma Food Co-op last week and found late-harvest fruits and vegetables, plenty of packaged foods, but no take-out foods. But, this just in: Tacoma Food Co-op now will sell ready-made salads, soups, dips and dessert. Click "read more" to see the details.
Here's the press release with the details:
Proving fresh can also be fast, the Tacoma Food Co-op announced they are now offering a variety of ready-made salads, soups, dips and desserts from Simply Organic Cafe.
"We're listening very closely to what our customers want, and many ofthem want something fast that they can grab on the go," said HenriParren, TFC's general manager. "People wanting something fresh andhealthy for lunch or dinner now have lots of delicious choices."
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New offerings include salads such as Beet Quinoa, Brown Rice, Feta,Bowtie Basil and Tabouleh, soups such as Split Pea Curry, RoastChicken Swiss Chard or Butternut Bisque and sweet finishes such asgluten-free Chocolate Mousse or Lemon Bars. The selection will varybased on the inspiration of the Executive Chef and the availability oflocal organic ingredients.
The co-op, which opened in August, is located at 3002 6th Avenue andis open to both members and the general public. Visitwww.tacomafoodcoop.com for more information.