Vegan Boeuf Bourguignon


PrintVegan Boeuf Bourguignon Total Time: 2 hours, 30 minutes Serving Size: 8 From Adrienne WeissGarlicky seitan bathed in a red wine reduction takes center stage in this hearty rendition of the classic French stew. This “special”…

Bake it Local! Your Co-op Carries Local New Mexican Flour


By Sarah Wentzel-Fisher During the holidays, many of us hunker down in the kitchen and look for any excuse to fire up the oven. This year, when gear up for sugar cookies, ginger bread, fruit cake,…

Ownership is Membership: A Magical Combination


By Martha Whitman We hit a magic combination for this year’s annual meeting. Between a good location (Indian Pueblo Cultural Center), good food (hard to go wrong there), and a guest speaker (Gar Alperovitz), we had…

ABQ Hour Exchange: How Can We Help Each Other?


By Robert Allen, ABQ Hours Have you ever needed a helping hand with a chore but you didn’t know who to call? Or didn’t have the money to pay someone for help? Not everyone has family,…

Vegan Chopped Liver


PrintVegan Chopped Liver Total Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes Serving Size: 8-10 From lrvonne NewmanThis amazing dish, the result of a simple to prepare recipe, will surely get a welcome reception. Lentils, walnuts and brown rice…

Co-op Member Patronage Refund for 2014 Declared


December 2014 Dear Member, Your La Montañita Co-op Board of Directors is pleased to announce a patronage dividend in the total amount of $425,000. This represents 1.69% of member sales for the fiscal year ending August…

Plan for a Peaceful Holiday


By Dr. Cheryl Lentz Are you tired of always feeling you are putting out fires around this time of year? Do you feel you are always rushing from one holiday event to the next? Overwhelmed and…

Saving Green this Holiday Season!


By Katherine Mullé The holiday season is a favorite time of year for many. As we are often swept away in a whirlwind of holiday parties, spending time with family, braving the mall for that perfect…

Shopping Your Values


by Amylee Udell The recent controversy in our very own Co-op over Eden foods and whether to discontinue carrying their products due to the company’s refusal to cover contraception became very heated. Wherever you stand on…

Bag Credit Donation of the Month: Habitat for Humanity


By Beth Goldman, Habitat for Humanity “My name is Maria and as a single mother raising three children, holding two or three jobs in order for me to sustain our home, living has been really hard….