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    April 1, 2014

    Whole Foods Market Hosts Free Cheese Tastings Tonight

    There's only one thing better than cheese and that's free cheese. That's why Cheese Nights at Whole Foods is turning us on so much. This totally free event is happening tonight at Whole Foods Market in Fort Lauderdale and if you're a cheese lover you've got to come out and get your cheese on.

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    March 25, 2014

    Whole Foods Pembroke Pines Turning Two, Celebrating With Weekend Events And Free Cake

    The terrible twos are known to be the worst when it comes to humans. Who among us hasn't been forced to listen to a two-year-old's tantrum about dropping a doughnut or some other seemingly life or death toddler catastrophe? It's the worst. When it comes to upscale grocery chains, however, turning ... More >>

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    March 19, 2014

    Whole Foods Seeking to Hire Its First Brewmaster

    Whole Foods Market has always carried a unique selection of craft beers, but now it looks as if the supermarket chain is getting into the business of making its own brew. To do it, the Texas-based chain wants to hire its first brewmaster to make beer in-house at one of its stores. See Also: Bee ... More >>

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    March 7, 2014

    Parmageddon Returns: Whole Foods Market Attempts to Break Cheesy World Record

    If you've ever perused the Guinness Book of World Records, you'll see a lot of insane world records -- like the one for the most parmesan cheese wheels cracked simultaneously. The record was set by Whole Foods market on March 9, 2013, when a total of 426 cheese wheels were cracked at 28 different WF ... More >>

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    March 3, 2014

    Whole Foods CEO Confronted at Lynn University Over Fired Chicago Mom

    Whole Foods Co-CEO Walter Robb was invited to speak at Lynn University this past Wednesday as part of the Dively Frontiers in Globalization lecture series. The annual series invites "outstanding individuals who have demonstrated exceptional leadership in world markets" to speak to the community abou ... More >>

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    February 20, 2014
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    January 28, 2014

    Beer Dinners and Tastings At Whole Foods In Broward and Palm Beach Counties

    If you thought Whole Foods Market is just for picking up organic kale or more cheese than you know what to do with, you'd be sorely missing out on some of the culinary opportunities presented in their kitchens and education areas dubbed 'Lifestyle Centers'. This coming Friday and Saturday, Whole Fo ... More >>

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    December 11, 2013

    Founder's Brewing Beer Dinner at Whole Foods Coral Springs Friday

    Yes, a dinner with beer at a grocery store. We have indeed reached the promise land, ladies and gentleman. In case you've been living under a rock (in a dry county) for quite some time you might have noticed that craft beer is kind of, like, a thing. A BIG thing. And particularly so in her in South ... More >>

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    December 9, 2013

    Cheese Platter Courses: Get Holiday Tips From the Experts (Photos)

    Anyone can grab a block of cheese, chop it up, and call it a cheese plate. Whether it's any good or not is a whole other story. To help lovers of all things in the aged dairy department, all Whole Foods Market locations are starting up a quarterly series of free Cheese Nights starting this week. ... More >>

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    August 1, 2013

    Whole Foods Market Plantation Moving to Davie

    Lovers of Whole Foods Market's fresh produce, five-step animal welfare rating system, and community programs in west Broward will have a lot more to love when WFM in Plantation moves to a larger space in Davie. The company has just announced plans to relocate its store in Plantation to a new site, ... More >>

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    June 25, 2013

    William and Kate Royal Addition Cheese Available at Whole Foods Market

    Those of us anticipating the arrival of the royal stork can now celebrate in the most cheesy way possible. Whole Foods Market is announcing the launch of Westminster William and Kate Royal Addition Cheddar Cheese.

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    June 14, 2013

    Whole Foods Best Butcher and Fishmonger Face-Off; Broward and Palm Beach Stores Competed (Photos)

    Competition was fierce yesterday. With the beat of the Rocky theme blasting in the background, four butchers and four fishmongers from stores across Broward and Palm Beach counties sparred for the title of Best Butcher and Best Fishmonger at Whole Foods Market Boca Raton. With the chance to compete ... More >>

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    June 13, 2013

    Boca's Cosa Duci Bakery Gets $75,000 Loan From Whole Foods Market

    When Giovanna Cimino opened Cosa Duci bakery in 2007, she wanted to accomplish two things: bring authentic Italian baked goods to Boca Raton and help find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis. That's a pretty large goal for a small bakery, but Cimino had a strong motive -- her son, Giuseppe had the diseas ... More >>

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    June 10, 2013

    South Florida Food & Drink Events This Week: American Social Birthdays, Butchering Contests, and More

    Ugh, it's Monday again. We're sorry to break it to you, but your weekend is officially over. It's time to get it together and get back to business. While weekday inconveniences -- also known as work -- might force you to drag yourself out of bed at an ungodly hour, there are still plenty of reason ... More >>

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    May 17, 2013

    Whole Foods Florida Hosting Best Butcher and Fishmonger Face-Off

    We're not sure if you've heard, but butchering is kind of a big deal right now. Across the country butchers are teaching novices how to properly handle a nice piece of meat. We prefer watching the professionals to getting our hands dirty. There's just something about watching a man--or woman--worki ... More >>

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    February 5, 2013

    Whole Foods Is Your Travel Agent: Foodie-Inspired Trips with Whole Journeys

    So, you consider yourself a foodie. But are you an adventurous foodie? You haven't really taken the plunge into becoming a full-fledged gastronome until you've traveled to some far off destination with stories about how you hand-picked coffee berries straight from the tree in Costa Rica.If you think ... More >>

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    January 31, 2013
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    January 25, 2013

    Albie and Chris Manzo of Real Housewives of New Jersey to Plug Blk Water at Whole Foods

    Albie and Chris Manzo, the sons of Real Housewives of New Jersey matriarch Caroline Manzo have grown up -- sorta. The boys (can you call 20-something year old men boys?) have turned their strange idea into a fast-selling product. The idea? Get people to buy bottled water. Wait? What's so strange ab ... More >>

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    December 31, 2012

    The Cast of Stomp to Perform at Whole Foods Wednesday -- Using Vegetables and Cans as Drums

    Have you ever watched that Michael Bublé music video where the entire grocery store breaks out into a dance? Have you ever thought about organizing a supermarket choreographed dance on your own? It's okay, we have too. Unfortunately, on January 2, someone will be beating you to it.The cast of Stomp ... More >>

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    May 17, 2012

    Whole Foods Pembroke Pines Celebrates Memorial Day With Block Party

    Whole Foods Market in Pembroke Pines has been open less than two months, but it's already embedded itself into the community.The purveyors of clean foods (and the best cheap wine this side of Trader Joe's Two-Buck Chuck) is throwing a Memorial Day-themed block party on Saturday, May 26, just in tim ... More >>

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    March 29, 2012

    Whole Foods Market Opens in Pembroke Pines (Photos)

    ​As the birds started singing, dozens of Pembroke Pines shoppers were lined up for the grand opening of the new Whole Foods Market in Pembroke Pines yesterday, March 28.The Pines market, located at Cobblestone Plaza on Pines Boulevard, is the 11th Whole Foods to open in South Florida.  The ma ... More >>

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    March 7, 2012

    Whole Foods to Open in Pembroke Pines

    ​Whole Foods Market is opening their 11th south Florida location in Pembroke Pines, at Cobblestone Plaza on Pines Boulevard.  The mega organic and natural food market chain is set to expand into the Pines on Wednesday, March 28th at 9 a.m., with an official bread-breaking ceremony and marchin ... More >>

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    March 6, 2012

    Organic Gardening "How To" Featuring Farmer Jay: Saturday at Whole Foods in Boca Raton

    ​Farmer Jay -- civilian name: Jason McCobb -- will lead a one-hour workshop for budding organic gardeners at Whole Foods Market in Boca Raton from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday. The informal workshop will cover basics such as soil amendments and other fundamentals of organic gardening. 

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    February 14, 2012

    Whole Foods Market Looking for Broward's Best Parent and Kid Chefs

    ​If your kid would rather whip up some souffle in the kitchen than play Guitar Hero, you're doing something right. Whole Foods Market thinks so too, which is why it's searching for the best parent and kid chefs in Broward county.The Whole Foods Market Healthy Entrée Challenge is open to famil ... More >>

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    February 1, 2012

    Price Check: Publix v. Fresh Market v. Whole Foods

    ​I walked past a coworker eating a beautiful spinach salad and asked her where she got it. I should have known:Fresh Market. Today, of course, was opening day.She thought it was pricey, as do many who have never been to a Fresh Market. But more than the all-organic stuff at Whole Foods? I was curi ... More >>

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    September 1, 2011

    Food and Drink Events This Weekend in Broward/Palm Beach Counties

    PTC24 via Creative CommonsIf you aren't cooking something using fire this weekend, you're doing it wrong.​Sticking around town for Labor Day and dreading Tuesday morning, when you'll have to listen to that jerk from sales brag about his awesome weekend spent hanging on the deck of Lady Gaga's spac ... More >>

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    August 14, 2011

    Vegan Cooking Series: Dreamy Desserts

    ​What do Oreos, 7-Eleven apple pies and those Dollar Store staples Mrs. Freshley's Oatmeal Creme-filled Cookies all share in common? Besides their empty wrappers stuffed between my car's backseat? That's right, all three are vegan. But while these PETA-approved snacks can satisfy a sugar ... More >>

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    July 7, 2011

    Cherryfest Is Friday at Whole Foods Markets in Boca Raton and Coral Springs

    D H Wright via Creative Commons​ Though national Cherry Pie Day is celebrated in mid-February, cherries are quintessential summer treats; sweet, tart, and a good party favor (ever watch someone tie a stem into a knot using only her tongue? Excellent picnic entertainment.). Friday, the Whole Foods ... More >>

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    June 8, 2011

    Twitter Wine Tasting at Whole Foods Market in Coral Springs

    Whole Foods Market The WFM Wine Guys will be at Coral Springs to taste...and tweet!​This Thursday, June 9th, you can taste...and tweet featured summer wines at Whole Foods Market in Coral Springs with The WFM Wine Guys.

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    October 8, 2010

    Whole Foods Market Anniversary Weekend Starts Today

    ​This weekend, Whole Foods Coral Springs celebrates its 12-year anniversary with a series of events.It all starts tonight with a special edition of Whole Foods' weekly Blues & Brews musical showcase. The theme is Octoberfest -- sample all-you-can-eat Octoberfest-themed food from 6 to 9 p.m. fo ... More >>

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    September 24, 2010

    I'm Eating What?! Crème de Canistel Ice Cream

    Photo by Riki AltmanFruit nog?​We got suckered in when we saw the rep at Whole Foods offering samples of her Gaby's Farm ice creams and sorbets. Always aiming to help local farmers, we thought the least we could do was shell out the $6-plus bucks for a pint of her product."But which should we try? ... More >>

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    July 19, 2010

    Making Ceviche With Whole Foods' MSC-Certified Swordfish

    John LinnSwordfish ceviche. Click for a larger picture.​Last week I wrote about the MSC-certified swordfish on sale throughout the summer at Whole Foods. Well, this weekend, I decided it would be fun to try to actually cook something with it. So I hauled on over to the Coral Springs store and took ... More >>

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    July 15, 2010

    Whole Foods Offers Sustainable Swordfish for Summer

    ​It was less than six months ago that national retailer Target completely ditched farm-raised salmon in favor of the environmentally conscious wild-caught variety. Now Whole Foods is getting in on the action. The national retailer has announced it will carry only Marine Stewardship Council-certifi ... More >>

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    June 4, 2010

    Food Event on the Radar

    Four Seasons Chef Darryl Moiles wants you to raise a glass to the Florida coast.​• With oil continuing to spill into the Gulf and moving towards Florida's coastlines, our local waters are in dire straits. It's appropriate, then, that June 8 is World Oceans Day, a world-wide recognition of the im ... More >>

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    April 1, 2010

    Food Events on the Radar

    Joe WoolfTaverna Opa's gone wild...​• Lirim Jacobi's chain of raucous Greek eateries, Taverna Opa, is debuting its newest location tonight at the Dolphin Mall in Miami (11401 NW 12th St.). With it comes belly dancers, napkin tossing, and a sound-system that would make any MIA nightclub jealous. ... More >>

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    March 31, 2010

    Are Organic Produce Clubs Cheaper Than Supermarkets? We Buy Both to Find Out

    Photos by Eric BartonThis week's delivery from Annie's.​Two weeks ago, I signed up for Annie's Organic Buying Club, which works under the slogan: "making organics affordable for everyone." Annie's is part of a trend these days, with companies popping up across the country that promise to deliver f ... More >>

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    October 22, 2009

    Weekend Food and Booze Events

    ​• Remember the pie-eating contest scene from the '80s classic Stand By Me? Now picture that, but with raw fish. (I'll give you a moment to compose yourself.)All better? Good. Because you'll need your strength for Sushi Jo's second annual sushi-eating contest, going down on Saturday at 5080 PGA ... More >>

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    June 11, 2009
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    May 20, 2009

    I'm Eating What?!

    An innocuous looking chocolate bar wrapped in silver foil and a paper Whole Foods bag sat on the table in front of me with a note reading "Try this for the food blog and don't open the bag until you've tasted the chocolate." I was confused as to how this would qualify for this blog, but it's hard t ... More >>

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    February 16, 2009

    Valentine's Recap in Pictures

    Many of you probably spent a romantic Valentine's Evening at a fine restaurant, supping on foie gras and fine wine. And that's all good. But here's an alternate view of Valentine's Day - a less expensive option for leaner times. This simple meal of salad, cheeses, good olives, fresh bread, and wine ... More >>

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    January 22, 2009
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    August 8, 2008
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    August 16, 2007
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    May 12, 2005
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    March 20, 2003

    Artisan for Artisan's Sake

    Whole Foods engages in artisan politics

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    May 16, 2002

    Best Fresh Produce

    Whole Foods Market

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    May 16, 2002

    Best Health-Food Store

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    May 17, 2001

    Best Health Food Store

    Whole Foods Market

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