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  • Food Messages

    October Feature Cheese

    Welcome officially fall!  One thing I notice come fall & winter months that is really quite lovely, is that more people like to entertain in their homes, or maybe it’s a way to avoid…

    October 1, 2018
  • Food Messages

    September Feature Cheese

    Vegan Fromagerie is offering another great gourmet feature cheese for September that your not going to want to miss out on! September’s feature cheese is….cheddar chive! The cheddar chive is slightly softer than their…

    August 28, 2018
  • Food Announcements

    Local Produce Now Available!

    So many folks who live in the Exchange District have been requesting fresh produce since we basically opened our doors last December! We decided to give it a whirl and found an awesome local farm…

    August 20, 2018
  • Food Announcements

    NEW Breakfast Options

    Many have asked so we are responding!  We have been adding more breakfast-anytime options to our Acorn Cafe menu! Your daily options now are: *Yoso coconut yogurt parfait with our house-made berry sauce and Fortify…

    August 8, 2018
  • Food Messages

    Greens, Greens, & More Greens!

    We are now  introducing locally grown microgreens from 3 Guys Green onto our Acorn Cafe menu and for CSA pick up every Friday! Microgreens will bump up the nutrients in our yummy Happy Dance hummus…

    August 1, 2018
  • Healthy Living Food Messages

    No Dairy?! – Environment

    Oh boy, this is a long one! But stay with me! Animal agriculture has all types of negative effects on the environment that are somewhat “hidden” from the public! I’ve tried to summarize here…

    July 31, 2018
  • Healthy Living Food Messages

    No Dairy?! – Health

    We talk alot instore to folks that want to make lifestyle changes for a variety of reasons. Sometimes due to health, sometimes it’s because of ethics.  Having many vegan staff working at Generation Green/Acorn…

    July 3, 2018
  • Healthy Living Food Messages

    No Dairy?!

    Generation Green opened up Acorn Cafe in January of this year! We couldn’t be more thrilled about having our own in-store cafe where we can indulge in healthy lunches and indulgent treats! Generation Green…

    June 1, 2018
  • Food Messages

    Upcoming Workshop – Get Planted!

    WHAT:  Eating a more plant-based diet has been shown to help prevent, treat and even reverse some of our leading chronic diseases such as high blood pressure, heart disease and type 2 diabetes. During…

    March 1, 2018
  • Meet The Maker Food

    Meet the Maker – Dav from Fauxnola

    Food developer Dav and her product “Fauxnola” was just awarded “Best New Product in Manitoba” which we would like to offer our personal congrats on! Fauxnola is one of those products that is so…

    November 1, 2017