RECIPES: Go Grapefruit!

Isn’t this special: Rio Star Grapefruit & Apple Mint Sushi Roll With Honey Chili Dipping Sauce. Photo courtesy TexaSweet. Grapefruit is in season, healthy (full of vitamins A and C, dietary fiber and lycopene) and flavorful. Go for Rio Star Grapefruit, Rio Red, Ruby Red or Star Ruby grapefruit varieties and you’ve got a beautiful…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Conserving Cheese Calories

Cheese is delicious, cheese is addictive. Cheese is also fattening. One way to stretch those cheese calories is to serve cheese cubes on skewers instead of a slice-all-you-want cheese board. Alternate the cheese cubes with grape tomatoes, broccoli florets, bell pepper strips and other favorite crudités. Or go the fruit route with berries, kiwi and…
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PRODUCT: Boar’s Head EverRoast Oven Roasted Chicken Breast

Boar’s Head EverRoast Oven Roasted Chicken Breast deli meat won the taste test. While heading back to the snow-covered midwest for the holidays, one of our NIBBLE staff members was looking forward to celebrating Christmas Eve with her family—all 61 of them. The family’s tradition is to serve a quick-and-easy meat and cheese deli tray…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Serve A Juice Course

Years ago, many people would begin lunch or dinner with a first course of tomato juice. You could find it on the menus of the finest restaurants. A vegetable cocktail is a low-calorie, nutritious and filling addition to any meal. Think presentation and turn that glass of juice into a glamorous mini-course. All you need…
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FOOD HOLIDAY: Elvis Presley’s Birthday?

A combination of two Elvis Presley favorites: cheeseburgers and bacon. Photo courtesy Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board Today would have been Elvis Presley’s 75th birthday. Elvis loved peanut butter and banana sandwiches. Have one for lunch. For dessert, here’s a recipe for peanut butter banana cake. Stick a candle in it and sing “Happy Birthday” to…
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