Service Advisory: Holiday Delivery Schedule

For the next two weeks, we will only be delivering on Thursday and Saturday in light of the holiday schedule. Most of our main farms have decided to close operations for the holidays, which means we will be pushing all Wednesday deliveries to Thursday. December 25 week: delivering on December 28 and 30 January 1 week: delivering on January 4 and 6 If you have already made advanced orders for a Wednesday delivery, kindly contact us soonest to let us know if you are amenable to a Thursday delivery instead. Our office will be closed on December 25th and January 1st. Merry Christmas everyone! We wish you all a meaningful holiday season with your loved ones.

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Service Advisory: No delivery on November 1 & 2

Kindly be advised that our farms have decided to close harvest on October 31st and November 1st, in observance of All Saints Day. Operations will be closed, therefore there will be no delivery on Wednesday, Nov 1 and Thursday, Nov 2. We will be delivering this week on Saturday, November 4th only. Wednesday delivery will resume on November 8th. Thank you for your patronage and continued support of our partner farms and service.   Photo by gettyimages.com

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SC/PWD Government Discount

If you are a Senior Citizen or Person with Disability, below are the implementing rules and regulations on the grant of discounts as stipulated by DTI-DA Administrative Order No. 10-02: Every senior citizen or person with disability shall enjoy a special discount of five percent (5%) of the regular retail price of Basic Necessities and Prime Commodities listed. The total amount of said purchase shall not exceed the amount of One thousand Three Hundred Pesos (Php1,300.00) per calendar week without carry over of the unused amount. Provided, that said amount shall be spent on items listed commensurate to his/her personal and exclusive consumption and/or enjoyment within the calendar week. Basic Necessities rice corn bread fresh, dried and canned fish and other marine products fresh pork, beef and poultry meat fresh eggs fresh and processed milk infant formulas fresh...

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Service Advisory: New Delivery System & Updated Fees

As you know, we always try to find better ways to deliver your groceries in its freshest state. We value the trust given us when our customers choose to order with us for their weekly market necessities. Effective August 15th, we will be taking steps towards an improved quality of deliveries and a wider delivery scope. We will be implementing courier deliveries within the metro to get items to your door even sooner. Live in a far-flung area in the metro? We now deliver to you! From Manila to Pasay, to Makati, Quezon City, and even Novaliches or Caloocan, our courier delivery will reach most addresses. Track your delivery once your order is picked up from our base and is en route to you. Want to make a COD payment? No problem. With our updated delivery scheme,...

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Quick and Easy Broccoli & Paneer Indian Masala

The idea of cooking Indian always seems daunting, until you realize it's actually quite easy to do. Try your skills on this vegetarian masala lifted from one of our favorite sites, Epicurious.com. It's a great weeknight dinner dish that will impress the family. No unhealthy instant packets, only pure whole ingredients melded together to create deep, rich flavors. Pair with quinoa to complete this healthy meal. YIELD                             Serves 4 ACTIVE TIME               10 minutes TOTAL TIME                 30 minutes INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp vegetable oil, plus extra if needed 1 pack paneer, around 8 oz, cut into large bite-size pieces 20 fresh curry leaves (optional) 2 tsp black mustard seeds 1...

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Faster Ordering Process on Shop Page

It's now faster and easier to order from the Shop page! Type in your quantity in the order field and press . The new system will dynamically compute the amount and add the items to your cart. You can also utilize the + or - to add quantities to your preferred item. For weight-based products (i.e. vegetables and meats), simply input your preferred decimal quantities in the field and press enter. If you are used to the old system, fret not. You can still add your preferred items to your cart, and just adjust your orders in your cart accordingly before you checkout.

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Website Tip: Repeat Orders from Your Account History

Did you know that your account history can be accessed at the top left portion of our website? Simply click on the Account link above The Green Grocer logo and it will lead you to a list of all the orders you have placed on The Green Grocer. To repeat an order simply click on the corresponding button, and all items in the given order will be added to your cart. You can then create adjustments on the quantity or remove items you don't need, and proceed to check out.

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Service Advisory: Holy Week Schedule

In observance of the holy week from April 9th to 15th, please be advised that there will be no Saturday delivery on April 14th. Last delivery for holy week will be on April, March 11. Please submit your order before the order cut-off on Monday, April 9th, by 12nn. Thank you for your patronage and continued support of our partner farms and service.

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Pechay, the Nutrient-dense Kale Alternative

There has been such a craze over kale in the past years, but did you know that the lowly pechay (chinese chard or bok choy) contains one of the highest nutrients per calorie, second to kale? Dr. Fuhrman’s Aggregate Nutrient Density Index (ANDI) ranks the nutrient value of many common foods on the basis of how many nutrients they deliver to your body for each calorie consumed. Foods are ranked on a scale of 1-1000, with the most nutrient-dense cruciferous leafy green vegetables scoring 1000. Pechay has an ANDI rating of 865, higher than spinach (707), carrots (458) and broccoli (340)! Phenols and other phytonutrients in pechay represent what is now known to be a full spectrum of over 70 antioxidants in this cruciferous vegetable. The antioxidant richness of pechay also partly explains the ongoing investigation of this leafy green in relationship...

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Service Advisory: Christmas & New Year Schedule

Kindly be advised of the changes in schedule this Christmas and New Year holidays: Week of Dec 19 to 24th: Delivering on the following days Wednesday, December 21                                        : order by 12nn, Monday, December 19 Friday, December 23 (no Saturday delivery)           : order by 12nn, Wednesday, December 21 Week of Dec 26 to 31st:  Delivering on the following days Wednesday, December 28                                       : order by 12nn, Monday, December 26 Friday, December 30 (no Saturday delivery)          : order by 12nn, Wednesday, December 28   Please note that there are no Saturday deliveries on these two weeks as Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve fall on these days.

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