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Eating Gluten Free /Meat & Seafood /Nutrition /Produce

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.

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Meat & Seafood

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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Meat & Seafood

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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Meat & Seafood

Nor’easter Seafood

Pecan Crusted Cod #frestfoods

Paul, you may say to yourself, I read your last blog but I’m still not convinced. Your Fresh Flight Fish seems like a really neat-o program, but I’m concerned about where the fish comes from. I understand it’s flown in fresh daily, I understand it comes right from the docks and I understand that it really is the freshest fish in town. But …

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Meat & Seafood

Behind Festival Foods’ Fresh Flight Fish

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We just can’t help it.

Like a proud parents watching their child graduate at the top of their class from a very prestigious doctor-astronaut-engineer school with a triple major and a minor in linguistics, we just can’t help but want to shout from the mountain tops about our Fresh Flight Fish.

“Fish?” you ask. “Paul, I see fish at the grocery store all the time! What …

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Meat & Seafood

Festival Foods Flat Turkeys – A Better Bird

Festival Foods Flat Turkeys #festfoods

Ready for the Oven!

“What’s a flat turkey?” The flat turkey idea was conceived one day about three years ago. Dave Skogen, Chairman of the Board, was in our Holmen Festival Foods store where he met with Kevin G, our assistant meat manager. Kevin suggested that we prepare a turkey just like one of our flat chickens. The idea being we would remove …

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Meat & Seafood

Oktoberfest Brats – As Fresh as it Gets

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Paul, we all know that Festival Foods sell brats. You’re a grocery store, that what you do. So why take the time to write a blog about brats? We live in Wisconsin, the unquestionable domestic home of the savory German style bratwurst. We have so many choices, why buy the Festival “Oktoberfest Brat” brand? Because Festival Foods has GREAT brats, and I’m afraid some people still don’t know it.

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Meat & Seafood

Tomahawk Steaks: Made for the Grill

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Ladies and gentlemen, start your grills! It’s finally that time of year. Green grass, warm sun, and the smell of barbeque lingering in the distance, it looks like summer to me. Now that images of grilled meats and veggies are dancing in your head, it is time to make the decision: what to grill. May we suggest one of our Tomahawk steaks? What’s this? You’ve …

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Meat & Seafood

Copper River Salmon

copper river salmon #festfoods

The Copper River Salmon season opener is coming up and we can’t wait!

What’s the Big Deal about Copper River Salmon?

One taste of this firm red fish, with its rich and nutty flavor, and you will understand why seafood lovers relish the three to four weeks that fresh Copper River salmon is available each year. We are anticipating …

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Meat & Seafood

Spoon Roast 101

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Greetings people of the internet! I come bearing a gift. A gift in the form of this beautiful, hand crafted, boneless, 100% Certified Angus Beef, marinated in-store, thick cut, tender and juicy blog. The subject of this writing, which might be obvious to those possessing keen observational skills, is beef! Specifically our Burgundy Pepper Spoon Roasts, the quality of which has forged a reputation among those …

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