Lakewinds Blog

Ingredient Swaps for Special Diets: Making the Holidays Delicious for Everyone

By Constance Carlson on November 19, 2015 0 Comment

November and December are full of holiday parties, celebrations and gatherings. Whether it’s the annual office holiday party, the Thanksgiving feast you’re hosting or a New Year’s bash, chances are you’ll find yourself cooking in the next few weeks. There’s also a good chance that you’ll be cooking for someone who has special dietary requirements. […]Read More »

The Best of Bulk: A Bulk Section Holiday Buyer’s Guide

By Amy Haggerty on November 13, 2014 0 Comment

By Rachel Inman, Bulk Buyer Longtime co-op shoppers will remember that for Lakewinds, the bulk section is where it all began. Since our humble origins as a buying club 40 years ago, we’ve grown to include a double-wide bulk foods aisle featuring a huge selection of top-quality products. Bulk is not only the best way […]Read More »

Hope Creamery Hi Fat Butter

By Amy Haggerty on February 15, 2014 0 Comment

Written by: Jen Hanson – Lakewinds Food Content Coordinator Have you seen the new Hope butter on the shelf? It’s made especially for baking with a higher fat content, in the style of European butters. This means mile high puff pastry, tender and flaky pie crusts, and perfectly crumbly shortbreads. I decided to try making […]Read More »