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  1. watercress

    Spring Superfood Series

    Watercress

    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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  2. Strawberries

    Spring Superfood Series

    Strawberries

    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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  3. Spring Superfood Series—Arugula

    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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. A Drop in the Bucket

    February 24, 2015

    Nugget Markets is onboard the sustainability train, and that includes implementing water-saving procedures in our stores. We have installed hundreds of low-flow aerators on faucets throughout our stores, saving up to 75% of our water use in these areas. We have established practices that minimize the use of water when washing dishes and cleaning. And we are making water use a big part of buying decisions when it comes time to replace equipment and machinery. 

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  9. What a Hoot!

    February 23, 2015

    Supporting the Getty Owl Run on Saturday was fun and rewarding all at the same time. Huge shout out to our Woodland wine steward Don Ashton for his 10k time of 40:42, nabbing second place in his age group and 2nd overall. Frozen foods buyer Martha Lopez killed it with her 11th place finish in her age group!

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  10. It's in the Bag!

    February 18, 2015

    It's in the bag! A huge shout out to our own Adrian Parat, the amazing El Dorado Hills Nugget Markets bagger! Adrian represented California and Nugget Markets at the National Bagging Championship in Las Vegas last week. The competition was fierce and Adrian made us proud!

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