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Whole Foods Market

10 Tips and Tricks for Saving Money at Whole Foods

Whole Foods has long been notorious for its high prices, earning it that well-worn nickname “Whole Paycheck” (do people still call it that?). Looking for deals at Whole Foods may sometimes feel like...
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Whole Foods requesting shoppers to wear face coverings and May 1 strike

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by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Amazon announced that it will be providing free masks to customers across the network and will ask them to wear face coverings while shopping. This is for the health and safety of its team members ...

Croissants at Whole Foods

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by rwc 2 months ago

Has anyone heard of a stigma associated with eating croissants, especially croissants from Whole Foods? Croissants may be seen as unhealthy and fattening, but some women say that croissants can lea...

Stock Options Fish Stock

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by mrand 8 months ago

I used to get Stock Options frozen fish stock at Whole Foods but they have stopped carrying it. Any recommendations on substitutions? Will I have to make my own?? And if so, any good recipes? I...

I just discovered Soofoo. They have it at Grocery Outlet too.

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by ltsering 5 years ago

I had a really good salad at the Whole Foods salad bar on Gilman -- kale, something called "Soofoo" (that I had never heard of), and a tangy lemon dressing. It was so tasty that when I saw a bag of...

How I became a Whole Foods junkie...

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by gutreactions 4 months ago

I live in the suburbs of NYC, but I have to blame Whole Foods in Virginia for this one. It all started during our regular visits to friends and family in The Beltway around D.C. A number of years a...

Arugula Shortage

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by Hickory 5 months ago

Mock me if you must, but there's been no arugula lately in my local Trader Joe's or Whole Foods (Union Square). Anyone know what's up?

What is up with this Turkey breast?

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by borisabrams 5 months ago

Hi! I occasionally buy turkey breast, made in house, at the local Whole Foods. It is in a busy area and the staff seem good and know what they are doing. However, often, when i buy the turkey b...

The Silliest Sign I have Ever Seen at Whole Foods

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by therealdoctorlew 6 months ago

So I'm buying expensive cheese at half price at Whole Foods today and I see a display with a shelf of salts. The Kosher Sea Salt is labeled with a "non-GMO" sign. Now if I could only find some...

Whole Foods '12 Days of Cheese', Dec 12-23

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by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

"... Whole Foods agrees, and just announced they're bringing back their annual “12 Days of Cheese” special. Each day, starting December 12 (and ending December 23), nationwide Whole Foods shoppers ...

Some frozen sockeye salmons taste fishier than usual?

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by borisabrams 6 months ago

Hey I have been buying wild Sockeye salmom from the local Whole Foods. The fish comes in packets of about 6 fillets. Often, the taste and smell is mild and lovely. Othertimes, the fish smells s...

Is Grocery Store Etiquette Dead?

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by kelvin_of_ranard 9 months ago

When the butcher asked “who’s next?”, I turned to the man standing next to me and asked him. When the young woman obliviously blocks the aisle with her shopping cart and case of cheap beer, I sa...

The sad state of organic produce in Miami

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by fishermb 8 months ago

With the millions who live here, why is it so difficult to find a variety in our Organic produce? I have been looking for months for organic turnips, rutabagas, parsnips, jicama and yuca with no su...

Oopsie, this popular ‘compostable’ bowl actually lasts forever

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by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

" . . . So what’s wrong with molded fiber bowls specifically? The big issue is that they, like many consumer products, contain PFAS, or per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances. Those are a broad class...

Best almond cake recipe - Whole Foods?

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by jen223 8 years ago

I'm searching for the best almond cake recipe. I really like the Whole Foods almond crunch cake, and this cake reminds me of an amaretto cake I had all the time in college (culprit of my freshman ...

Basmati Rice Equivalent to Whole Foods 365

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by SognSpatula 11 months ago

My wife and I like the Whole Foods 365 brand basmati rice, but at $4.29/lb for the organic stuff it's way more than buying a 10 pound bag at the Asian grocery store. The issue is that most basma...

Arsenic in Some Bottled Water Brands at Unsafe Levels

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by Melanie Wong 11 months ago

Of the 130 brands tested by Consumer Reports, six that had 3 ppb (the maximum amount Consumer Reports recommends for bottled water which below the Food and Drug Administration’s 10 ppb limit.) or h...

Pacifico Striped Bass - Ocean Farmed near Ensenada

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by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last week I was served Pacifico farmed striped bass (aka Lobina) three times. As ceviche at Da Toni, grilled with crispy skin at Fauna and poached and sauced at Origen @ Encuentro, the fish was del...

whole foods berry chantilly cake ingredients/recipe?

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by Strangette 11 years ago

To me, this is WF's signature cake. I have been dying to make a copycat of it. Would any gourmets out there know? I bake other things besides full fledged cakes so I need some helping figuring ...

Whole Foods after Amazon?

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by zigzag17 2 years ago

Wondering what your experience and assessment are with the change? I shop mostly at the Cambridge MA Fresh Pond WF. It seems like they keep produce on the shelf longer and past its prime, and rea...

Grocery stores overcharging

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by ChervilGeorge 2 years ago

What is going on with grocery stores? Is overcharging on a regular basis a business model? I live in San Francisco and shop at a few chain stores on a regular basis to supplement my local marke...