News from the WinCo Produce Guy

Posted on August 10, 2014 · Posted in Produce Blog

Where have the summer months gone? I ask myself this every time August rolls around when notebooks and pencils are being added to carts next to nectarines and plums. However every year I’m asking myself this, I’m also asking ‘what am I going to do with all of these delicious veggies & fruits?!’ There are so many to choose from; I’ve made a list of my favorites and would love to hear your ideas and recipes either on our Facebook page or through our website form. And if you’re looking for new ideas, be sure to visit our Pinterest page.


  • Hatch Chile Peppers
  • Sweet Corn on the Cob
  • Walla-Walla Sweet Onions
  • Kale
  • Fresh Beets
  • Tomatoes: Roma & On the Vine
  • Avocado
  • Asparagus
  • Mini Sweet Peppers

  • 1 lb. Strawberries
  • Cantaloupes
  • Honeydew
  • Watermelon
  • Grapes
  • Peaches
  • Nectarines
  • Plums
  • NW Grown Blueberries
  • Navel Oranges
  • Mandarins
  • Limes
  • Bartlett Pears
  • Apples: Golden Delicious & Granny Smith

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    WinCo Foods is a regional grocery retailer, originally founded in 1967 in Boise, Idaho and employee-owned since 1985. WinCo Foods is owned by hardworking individuals in each community it calls home, currently employing over 16,000 individuals and operating 110 Employee-Owned Stores in eight states (Arizona, Idaho, California, Nevada, Oregon, Texas, Utah and Washington).

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