Jerk Tofu with Pineapple

Recipe Information Total Time: 1 hour active Servings: 4 Tofu drinks up full flavored jerk sauce and pairs wonderfully with the sweetness of baked pineapple. Ingredients 1 pound extra firm tofu, pressed to remove water and cut into 1- to 2-inch cubes 1 pound fresh pineapple, cut Read More »

NEW AT BLOOMINGFOODS: VINTAGE TRADITION TALLOW BALM

Vintage Tradition is made from 100% grass fed beef tallow, extra virgin olive oil, and therapeutic grade essential oils, nothing else. Tallow contains abundant natural fat-soluble vitamins (A, D, E, and K) and fat-soluble activators, which are found only in animal fats, and which all Read More »

Beer Brats or Sausage

Recipe Information Total Time: 25 minutes; 15 minutes active Servings: 6 Beer brats are a tradition in places like Wisconsin and anywhere that beer and pork are popular. This method, in which the sausages are poached in beer, then held in the liquid until time to grill Read More »

29TH ANNUAL SALSA CONTEST

Feeling competitive? Wanna test your salsa skills? Bloomington’s 29th annual salsa contest is August 5! Entries for the city’s best homemade salsa will be evaluated by a panel of expert judges. You can pick up your packet for $5 at our East & West stores starting Read More »

NEW AT BLOOMINGFOODS: PLUS CBD HEMP DERIVED CBD OIL PRODUCTS

From San Diego California, Plus CBD’s balms, tinctures, and softgels are now available at our East & West stores. CBD is nutrient rich, non-psychotoxic, eco-friendly, and good for the earth. Hemp is renewable, fast growing, sequesters CO2, and improves soil conditions.   For more information, Read More »

NEW AT BLOOMINGFOODS: TRADERSPOINT CREAMERY ARTISAN CHEESES

We’re thrilled to now be carrying Traderspoint Creamery’s Artisan Cheese collection. From Indianapolis, IN, Traderspoint Creamery Artisan Cheeses are 100% grass-fed and organic  – the only local cheese product we carry that has those attributes. Plus, it’s delicious! Check out the Hillside Camembert, Red Barn Read More »

NEW AT BLOOMINGFOODS: LOVE MORE SNACKS ARTISAN TARTS

Locally made in Bloomington, IN, Love More Snacks artisan tarts are made with non-GMO ingredients and are a better alternative to Pop Tarts, which are highly processed. They’re available at all three Bloomingfoods locations in Strawberry, Brown Sugar, and F.R.O.G. flavors. Enjoy!

Sale of Bloomingfoods Elm Heights Finalized

Just over one year following the closure of the Elm Heights store, Bloomingfoods closed on the sale of the building on May 15th . The building was sold to High & Fine LLC. 100% of the proceeds from the sale were used to pay down Read More »

Spinach and Strawberry Salad with Goat Cheese

Recipe Information Total Time: 15 minutes Servings: 4 This salad is a love poem to the strawberry, whose succulent sweetness is set off by the savory and tangy greens and vinegar, and complemented by creamy goat cheese. I like to make this with an all-fruit jam, adding Read More »

Board Reveals Proposed Bylaws

Over the past two years, our board has been working diligently to update the legal documents that provide the governance structure for Bloomington Cooperative Services, Inc.  With the support of your vote, we changed the bylaws to increase the number of directors from seven to Read More »