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Pampering for Papas

Show your appreciation for dad this Father’s Day. Treat him to something special! All sale prices good through July 3, 2018.

Moka Joe’s Shackleton’s Stout Whole Bean Coffee

Moka Joe’s darkest dark roast is bold and robust, much like the man (sir Shackelton) it was named for. And they brew a strong cup of java. Freshly roasted in Anacortes and delivered to the Co-op, these beans are organic, fair trade, shade-grown. 12 oz bags of Moka Joe’s Shackelton’s Stout are now on sale for $9.99 each, regularly $10.99.

AeroPress Coffee Makers

For serious coffee lovers – enhance your Dad’s morning ritual and make full flavored coffee without the bitterness. AeroPress rapid, total immersion coffee press are internationally recognized as outstanding and portable coffee makers. This new style of BPA-free coffee press brews under ideal conditions: proper temperature, total immersion and rapid micro-filtering. The result is rich coffee with a range of flavors, but with low acidity and no bitterness.

Several Co-op employees own these mighty machines and report it makes the smoothest coffee they’ve ever had. Lightweight and compact, AeroPress brews espresso style or American style, with a microfilter for grit-free results. Each unit makes 1-3 cups in about a minute and includes 350 filters $34.99. Find AeroPress and other coffee accessories in our 2nd floor Mercantile loft.

Juniper Ridge Body Wash

Ecologically-minded castille soap-based body wash made with west coast wild-harvested fragrances. Choose from Coastal Pine, White Sage, Desert Cedar and Cascade Forest. All Juniper Ridge products are 100% natural and produced using traditional perfume making techniques including distillation, tincturing, infusion and enfleurage. Artisans at Juniper Ridge handle every step of the process and their formulas vary from harvest to harvest, based on rainfall, temperature, exact harvesting location, and season. Juniper Ridge Body Wash is now $2 off the 8 oz, regularly $11.99; and $1 off the 4 oz size, regularly $4.99.

Every Man Jack Haircare

Natural care for men’s hair, be it on the head, face, and elsewhere else (wink wink!). Try this line of gentle but effective shampoo, beard oil, shaving cream, razors and deodorant. Every Man Jack uses naturally derived and plant-based ingredients. Personal care products are mainly available in manly cedar and sandalwood scents, and are free of parabens, phthalates, dyes and aluminum. Every Man Jack products are now $2 off, regularly $7.99-19.99 each.

By: Claire

ClaireClaire Harlock Garber loves to eat and drink and write about it. She has worked in the food industry for nearly a decade and was on staff at the Skagit Valley Co-op from 2010-2018, writing the regular columns Skagit Brew Corner, The Cheese Whisperer, The Bounty of Bulk, and What's Dippin' in the Well for the Co-op's blog, as well as articles for the Natural Enquirer newsletter.