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  1. 2014 Children's Heart Art Challenge Winners!

    Announcing the winning schools and artists in the 2014 Children's Heart Art Challenge

    Mar 14, 2014 8:18 AM

    We received more than 400 entries from local 4th and 5th grade students, and we're delighted to announce the winning masterpieces.

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  2. Kerrygold Dubliner

    Luck o’ the Irish

    Mar 12, 2014 1:21 PM

    You’ll be pinching yourself after you taste this perfect St. Paddy’s Day pairing. This St. Patrick’s Day, be a wee bit bold with a mighty mug of stout beer paired with a chunk of amazing cheese.

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  3. Mamma Chia’s Chia Squeeze Vitality Snacks

    Chia Pets

    Mar 11, 2014 10:58 AM

    Janie Hoffman fell in love with the magic of chia while looking for an ideal diet for her own health. After discovering how this little seed provided her with a powerful vitality boost, she formed Mamma Chia, the first organic chia–based food and beverage company.

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  4. Cheese of the Month

    Mar 6, 2014 2:23 PM

    Our local specialty cheese feature of the month is Fiscalini Farms out of Modesto, Ca! Using milk from registered Holstein, Jersey and Brown Swiss cows owned by Fiscalini Farms, this family-owned-and-operated sustainable farm was first established in 1912. Known for its unique artisanal and handcrafted San Joaquin Gold, Fiscalini Farms creates its award-winning cheeses with milk piped directly from the milk storage tanks in the dairy farm to the cheese factory on the premises. Fiscalini Farms is going to be sampling a selection of their delectable cheeses at participating Nugget Markets locations throughout the month.

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  5. Terra Firma Beets

    Local Bunched Beets from Terra Firma Farm

    Winters, CA

    Feb 24, 2014 11:44 AM

    Locally grown Terra Firma Farm’s bunched beets are here! Located just up the road in Winters, California, Terra Firma Farm is right at home in this community where farming has played a major role for more than 100 years.

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  6. What activities can you do to keep your heart healthy and strong?

    Heart for Art

    Feb 21, 2014 10:26 AM

    Congrats to Gennavieve Ghidossi, 5th grader at  Jackson Elementary in El Dorado Hills.  Gennavieve is our big winner in our Children's Heart Art Challenge for the category "What activities can you do to keep your heart healthy and strong?"  Nice work, Gennavieve!

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  7. Cat vs. Dog Photo Contest

    Cat vs. Dog Photo Contest

    Feb 20, 2014 2:37 PM

    Think you’ve got the superior species? A picture’s worth a thousand barks and meows (and possibly a $100 Nugget Markets gift card), so submit one that proves to the voters that your pet is the champion companion. Enter now!

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  8. Giana McNamar, 5th grader at Buckeye Elementary in Shingle Springs

    Got a Heart for Art?

    Feb 19, 2014 9:37 AM

    The winners have been chosen in the 2014 Children's Heart Art Challenge, sponsored by Nugget Markets in partnership with the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women program. We received more than 400 entries from local 4th and 5th grade students, and the winning masterpieces were chosen for each category.  Top prize for the category "What does a healthy heart look like to you?" goes to Giana McNamar, 5th grader at Buckeye Elementary School in Shingle Springs. Congratulations, Giana!

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  9. Allison Doherty, 5th grader at Jackson Elementary School in El Dorado Hills

    Art Imitates Life

    Feb 18, 2014 4:05 PM

    The winners have been chosen in the 2014 Children's Heart Art Challenge, sponsored by Nugget Markets in partnership with the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women program. We received more than 400 entries from local 4th and 5th grade students, and the winning masterpieces were chosen for each category.  Top prize for the category "What should you eat to keep your heart healthy and happy?" goes to Allison Doherty, 5th grader at Jackson Elementary School in El Dorado Hills. Congratulations, Allison!

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  10. Eat Like Crete

    Eat Like Crete

    Feb 17, 2014 9:39 AM

    The Mediterranean diet has received quite a bit of attention lately, and with a new year, we tend to explore healthy eating options in the wake of heavy holiday indulgences. Here at Nugget Markets delis, we’ve got delicious Mediterranean specialties to get you back on track. In keeping with the Mediterranean diet’s emphasis on vegetables and whole grains, we invite you to taste our Tuscan Chickpea Salad, our Sicilian Bean Salad, our Farro Salad with Arugula and Peas, our Greek Salad, and of course, our Signature Orzo with Prosciutto. Sw eet and Sour Mushrooms and Marinated Carrots really complete our selection of offerings, many of which are vegetarian or vegan as well.

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