Bakery /Deli /Meat & Seafood /Nutrition
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Are you ready for some football food?!

BBQ Pulled Chicken

Football season is HERE! Whether you’re a die-hard football fan or not so much, we can all agree on the importance of mouthwatering eats and thirst-quenching drinks at every game. At Festival Foods, we live and breathe football food. In fact, we are the Grocery and Tailgating Headquarters of the Green Bay Packers.

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Eating Gluten Free /Meat & Seafood /The Dietitian’s Top Pick
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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Verlasso® Salmon

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At Festival Foods, we are committed to providing our guests with quality products and superior service. The seafood department exemplifies this with its Sustainable Seafood Mission Statement. This promises not only to serve our guests with quality products, but to also move towards the highest standards for our seafood quality and its environment. As part …

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Meat & Seafood
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Towering T-bone

Fred Flintstone has nothing on the newest addition to our outstanding meat selection.

So … in my best la-la-la LAMBEAU FIELD voice: Meet the Towering T-bone!

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In case you didn’t know, Festival Foods is the Grocery and Tailgating Headquarters of the Green Bay Packers. And that means, of course, that we know meat. Our …

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Food Safety /Meat & Seafood
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Tip Tuesday: Tenderized Meat

You may have heard the recent hype about food that is tenderized mechanically as well as the proposed regulations for that practice. But what exactly is it and what are the potential hazards associated with it?

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Let’s start with the definition. Mechanical tenderization is essentially that, a mechanical process that involves either the pounding or piercing of hundreds of small blades or needles into meat in …

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Food Safety /Meat & Seafood
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Mythbuster Monday: Brown and purple hamburger meat

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That’s right! It’s Taco Tuesday. Or, Taco Monday … whatever works in your house.

So you’re all excited about an evening fiesta with ground beef and all the toppings (and maybe some margaritas) so you grab a package of fresh ground beef from your local Festival Foods store. When you open it, you …

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Meat & Seafood
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Garden Valley & Isle Seafood

Garden Valley & Aisle Seafood #festfoodsQuiz time! What do ahi tuna, albacore tuna, marlin, spearfish, sword fish, red snapper, mahi mahi, moonfish, monchong and ono all have in common?

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20 Minute Meals /Eating Gluten Free /Meat & Seafood
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20 Minute Meals: Spicy Mussels with Pancetta & Tomatoes

Spicy Mussels with Pancetta & Tomatoes #festfoods

Do mussels sort of freak you out? They definitely did for me, at first. But now that I know what I am doing, they have become my best friend. Our meat team cleans them for you, so all you have to do is rinse ‘em, toss ‘em in a bath …

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Eating Gluten Free /Meat & Seafood /The Dietitian’s Top Pick
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The Dietitian’s Top Pick: Buddig® Fix Quix™ Grilled Chicken Breast Strips

Buddig® Fix Quix™ Grilled Chicken Breast Strips

On most weekdays, I find myself losing time and energy to prepare meals. After working, exercising, and running errands, cooking dinner and preparing lunch for the next day can seem stressful. But, meal preparation just got a hundred times easier with this week’s pick, Buddig Fix Quix Grilled Chicken Breast …

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Meat & Seafood
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Only the Best from Favco

Favco #festfoodsWe wanted to take this oppor-tuna-ty to tell you about our next Fresh Flight Fish supplier. We’re not squidding around when we say that it doesn’t take a brain sturgeon to know that Favco is dolphinitely one of the best.

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20 Minute Meals /Eating Gluten Free /Meat & Seafood
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20 Minute Meals: Seared Scallops with Orange-Ginger Sauce

Seared Scallops with Orange-Ginger Sauce #festfoods

Scallops can be intimidating to the first timer, but they are totally worth learning about! The jumbo variety we are using today is typically referred to as “sea” or “diver” scallops {my favorite}. Call ‘em what you want; I think of them as little gems of the sea! When prepared properly, they are tender and melt in your mouth. In this …

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