Holiday Scavenger Hunt at Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market serves up great tastes for the holidays!

I participated in a Media Holiday Scavenger Hunt last week that saw all of us, me included running all over the Whole Foods Cambie store with our green basket to get the items from our personalized shopping list before the others, it seems most cheated by asking members of the staff for help. The winner (who wasn’t me) became the spokesperson donating food from Whole Foods to the Vancouver Food Bank charity. This event was lots of fun and most of all it benefited the charity.

Get ready for all your holiday gatherings with delicious and nutritious delicacies from Whole Foods Market. Whether you plan to build your Christmas feast from scratch or “borrow” the culinary talents of our specialty chefs, Whole Foods Market has everything you need for the upcoming season.

Festive Party Starters (as I sampled)

Prosciutto Wrapped Melons: seasonal wedges of melon and figs wrapped in prosciutto (Small: $44.99, serves 8-10)

Tomato & Bocconcini Skewers: cherry tomatoes, bocconcini and fresh basil served with extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinaigrette (Small: $49.99, serves 8-10)

Chicken Crostinis: toasted crispy bread rounds topped with grilled chicken, olive tapenade, roasted red pepper and pesto cream cheese (Small: $44.99, serves 8-10)

Smoked Salmon Crostinis: toasted crispy bread rounds topped with smoked salmon, capers and dilled cream cheese (Small: $44.99, serves 8-10)

Tomato Crostinis: toasted crispy bread rounds topped with roasted tomatoes, chevre and basil (Small: $44.99, serves 8-10)

Visit the elves at Whole Foods Market

If slaving away in the kitchen is not on your holiday agenda, visit the Whole Foods Market holiday table from December 10 to December 23 to order a delicious pre-prepared feast to satisfy the masses. Simply choose your entrée, let them know your desired pick-up time and Whole Foods Market will take care of the rest. The experts are available from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily to help assist with your order and answer any of your holiday meal planning questions.

Whole Foods is located at 510 West 8th Avenue in Vancouver.

By: Richard Wolak

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