Daily Dish the Nugget Markets blog

  1. Cheesemongers Duel

    Our teams of cheese specialists came out with both butterfat barrels a-blazin' at this year's California Artisan Cheese Festival in Petaluma

    March 27, 2015

    Our three teams of specialty cheese associates created amazing bites for the Cheesemonger's Duel at the California Artisan Cheese Festival.  Our teams treated attendees to delectible tastes such as "Redwood Hill Farms Smokin' Goat Apple Pie," "Morning Buzz," and "Aprilicious Chocopricous."  

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  2. cheesy desserts

    Cheesy Desserts

    March 27, 2015

    We’ve got three exceptional combos that make for a fun alternative to a traditional dessert. Check out Point Reyes Original Blue with fig spread and caramelized pecans, Brillat Savarin French Triple Creme and fresh raspberries, Cypress Grove Humboldt Fog and dark chocolate!

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  3. Easter Brunch Cocktails

    March 24, 2015

    Don Ashton, wine steward at our Woodland Nugget Markets, visited the team at KCRA and shared two of his favorite spring cocktails. For the grown ups, Don suggests our lemony Cello Rita or our berrylicious Blackberry Bramble, made with a blackberry syrup that's easy to make at home. Omit the alcohol and serve the Blackberry Bramble as a delicious alcohol-free accompaniment to your Easter menu. 

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  4. watercress

    Springtime Superfood Series—Watercress

    Edition #3

    March 23, 2015

    Watercress is grown in water and like its veggie cousins, broccoli and kale, watercress is also rich in vitamins K and C. And like other brassica vegetables, watercress contains a potent cancer fighter called sulforaphane.

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  5. Strawberries

    Springtime Superfood Series—Strawberries

    Edition #2

    March 23, 2015

    This springtime fruit has much to offer: 120% of the Daily Value for vitamin C, a good dose of the trace mineral manganese (important in cell protection) and the B vitamin folate (vital for heart health) in just one cup sliced—all for only 45 calories!

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  6. Springtime Superfood Series—Arugula

    Edition #1

    March 18, 2015

    With only 5 calories per cup, arugula comes loaded with an array of phytonutrients called indoles that help lower risk for both stomach and colon cancers.

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  7. Irish soda bread

    Breaking Bread

    March 13, 2015

    Visit our bakery this St. Patrick’s Day for a round or two of our own Irish soda bread, made from scratch using a traditional recipe and baked in-house by our Nugget Markets bakers. A real guest favorite around this time of year, our soda bread is made with the classic recipe with added raisins for a little burst of sweetness and flavor.

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  8. FORTUNE Magazine March 15, 2015 Cover

    Nugget Markets Ranks #26 on FORTUNE’s National List

    March 5, 2015

    It’s our 10th year on FORTUNE Magazine’s national listing of the “100 Best Companies to Work For,” thanks to our amazing associates’ passion and commitment to providing outstanding service and to creating a fun, unique work environment.

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  9. Beer Week Buddies

    Beer pairings

    March 3, 2015

    In honor of our favorite beers, we've got amazing pairing suggestions to complement amber ales, lagers and pilsners, pale ales & IPAs, and Hefeweisen & wheat beers.   

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  10. Reuse and Repurpose!

    February 24, 2015

    From Mason jars, to containers, to cloth bags, repurposing items keeps Mother Earth in a good mood! We've got our reuseable bags for purchase as we do our part to keep mom happy.

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