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 of this mission, Festival Foods has partnered with the Monterey …

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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 dedication to providing the highest quality products from our meat …

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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 find that the middle is a much different color than …

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Meat & Seafood
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A new way to do seafood

It may sound a little — ahem — different, but we’ve found a great new way to make a delicious seafood dinner.

Cooking it in a specially made bag! We call it Suddenly Seafood.

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That’s right. A bag. The innovators at Festival Foods have found a seafood cooking process that is healthy, easy and high quality with little to no clean up. Did …

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Eating Gluten Free /Meat & Seafood /Nutrition /Produce
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Follow me for Gluten Free at Festival!

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If you’re a gluten free shopper, you know the drill when you’re grocery shopping. You know which products to avoid, and which departments have gluten free offerings.

For even more details about great must-have gluten free products in our stores, our registered dietitians Stephanie Schultz and Lauren Lindsley appeared this week on WFRV’s Local 5 Live to talk about some quality options.

Even …

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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 of this amazingly spicy broth with cherry tomato halves and …

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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 Strips.

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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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