December 4, 2017
The Co-op meat counter is stocked with all the well-marbled, butcher-cut, seasoned and sauced goodness your heart desires. Whether you want to cook it yourself or are looking for something ready-made, our meat is local, top-quality, and provided by butchers eager to share their expertise on all things meat.
We’re proud to offer traditional holiday staples like Winter’s Turkeys, spiral-cut hams for easy carving, delicious prime rib roasts, and local Hutterite chickens—all excellent options for the big meal, and all 100% local Albertan meat. Beyond dinner, we also offer great brunch-friendly items like local breakfast sausage as well as lox and gravlax—perfect for appetizers and entertaining, served with bagels and cream cheese.
Options for Large Groups
Having a get-together and not sure what to serve? We have you covered. Peruse our meat section and you’ll find shrimp rings, Spolumbo’s meatballs, chicken wings, and other finger foods and hors d’oeuvres. Ask our meat experts what they recommend and you’ll be sure to find something delicious, or that’ll spruce up your charcuterie platter.
For those in search of something big and special, we offer pre-order products like turducken, lamb (racks, chops, and legs), pork crown roasts, and other customizable cuts of all your favourite meats. Just call our store and request it from the meat department, and it’ll be expert-cut and ready for you to pick up next time you’re in-store.
We want your holidays to be as stress-free as possible. You can trust the experts in our meat department to deliver the kind of quality and flavour your family and friends will love. Head to a Co-op store today and see what’s on special at the meat counter.
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Meet Calvin Raessler, a rancher raising grass-fed, free-range cattle on 1,400 acres near Drumheller, Alta.