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Eat Well Wednesday: Beer Glazed Chicken Brat Skewers

Beer Glazed Chicken Brat Skewers #festfoods

Now that we’re about halfway into summer, are you finding yourself in a grilling rut too?? We’ve had plenty of time to cook up the standard burgers, brats, and hot dogs, so it’s time to freshen things up with a new recipe!

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Eat Well Wednesday: Melon Mozzarella Basil Bites

Melon Mozzarella Basil Bites #festfoods

Happy Melon Fest!! This week at Festival Foods we’re celebrating summer by highlighting all the delicious melons we have available in our produce department. Stop by between 11 AM and 6 PM daily to sample some of these mouthwatering melons, and be sure to pick up a couple while they’re on sale so you can make these awesome Melon Mozzarella Basil Bites!

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Eat Well Wednesday: Ginger Root Beer Floats

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Root beer floats are one of those sweet treats that instantly transport me back to my childhood. After playing out in the sun all afternoon on a hot summer day, nothing tasted more refreshing than some vanilla ice cream topped off with a dose of fizzy root beer. (The icy chunks that formed were always my favorite!) Now that the days of my childhood are long

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Eat Well Wednesday: Easy BBQ Potatoes + GIVEAWAY!

Easy BBQ Potatoes #festfoods

I don’t know how you celebrate the 4th of July holiday weekend, but mine always involves family, friends and, of course, food that’s hot off the grill! If your upcoming Independence Day plans include grilling as well, then this recipe for Easy BBQ Potatoes is just what you need to round out your holiday meal! Whether you’re grilling up Cedar Plank Salmon, Mozzarella

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Eat Well Wednesday: Spicy Shrimp Tacos with Blueberry Corn Salsa

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Have you ever eaten blueberries and corn together? I know… it seems like a strange combination, but trust me; these two are a match made in heaven! Fresh, sweet kernels of corn pair perfectly with juicy blueberries to create a unique and delicious blend of flavors and textures. If you don’t believe me quite yet, maybe this Corn & Blueberry Salad will convince you otherwise.

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Eat Well Wednesday: Baked Mozzarella Sticks

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Happy June Dairy Month! In celebration of the Dairy Days of Summer, we’re sharing some delicious recipes with you that (thanks to dairy!) are packed with protein and other essential nutrients like calcium, magnesium, and vitamins A and B12. Herb Chicken Mediterranean Pizza and Cheesy Broccoli Chicken Mac are great main dish recipes that use a variety of flavorful cheeses, while Quinoa Caprese Salad and Grilled

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Eat Well Wednesday: Grilled Shrimp & Peach Kabobs

Grilled Shrimp & Peach Kabobs #festfoods

I’ve been on a kabob kick lately! They’re incredibly easy to prepare, fun to make and eat, and endlessly versatile. In the mood for chicken? Thread chunks of breast meat with your favorite vegetables and toss on the grill (like these Lemon-Herb Chicken & Veggie Kabobs). Is pork calling your name? Grilled Aloha Pork Kabobs are a tasty combination of lean pork

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Quinoa Caprese Salad

Quinoa Caprese Salad #festfoods

I’m a born-and-raised Wisconsinite, so I’ll proudly admit… I love cheese! Luckily for me (and for all of you too!), we’re kicking off June Dairy Month at Festival Foods with some great deals on cheeses and other dairy products as part of our annual Dairy Fest celebrations!

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Eat Well Wednesday: Baby Red Potato Salad

Baby Red Potato Salad #festfoods

Potato salad is the ultimate summer cookout side dish. Whether it’s our famous Festival’s Own Potato Salad, our Eat Well Potato Salad, or a special family recipe that’s been passed on through the generations, potato salad is perfect paired with sandwiches, burgers, brats, or your favorite food from the grill. So, with the summer cookout season just beginning, we’re sharing a new

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Black Bean & Mango Salad with Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette

Black Bean & Mango Salad #festfoods

Are you in need of a last-minute salad or side dish recipe for your Memorial Day get-together? If so, you’re in luck! Black Bean & Mango Salad with Cilantro Lime Vinaigrette is a perfect picnic salad: it can be made ahead of time and holds up well in the fridge or cooler, it doesn’t contain mayo (so food safety is less

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