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  1. Oh, and By the Weybridge...

    April 25, 2015

    From Jasper Hill, Weybridge, an organic cheese with a delicate bloomy rind, is lightly aged to showcase the rich and complex Dutch Belt cow milk from which it's created.  This assertive little cheese possesses lingering notes of leather and smoke with occasional hints of anise and sweet herbs.  

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  2. Sprouted Grain Goodness

    April 24, 2015

    Sprouted grains are where it's at when it comes to healthy choices, and we've got an incredible sprouted loaf in our bakeries! Made from scratch and baked fresh in-house daily, our sprouted grain bread 2-pound loaf is scrumptious and good for you, to boot.

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  3. Down-to-Earth Wines

    April 23, 2015

    At Nugget Markets, we promote and support wineries that are committed to practicing sustainable farming and wine making.  Look for special displays of wonderful earth-friendly wines throughout Nugget Markets now. 

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  4. Jeremy Patin

    Nugget Goes Green

    April 22, 2015

    At Nugget we love to celebrate Earth Day 365 days a year. And we are committed to constantly improving the impact we make on the environment. Over the last year we have focused on reducing our water and energy usage as well as our waste creation. 

    What impact did our efforts make last year?

    We diverted over 5.5 million pounds of waste from the landfill.

    Our water usage was reduced by 75% which led us save 3.8 million gallons of water.

    We added energy-efficient LED lighting as well as energy efficient cooler cases with glass doors to a handful of our stores.

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  5. Natural Flower Power

    Power to the Flower

    April 21, 2015

    Let your senses be graced with the fragrances of Natural Flower Power. This El Dorado Hills based company produces all-natural, hypoallergenic and biodegradable air fresheners and all-purpose cleaners which are scented using therapeutic grade pure essential oils.

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  6. Asparagus Two Ways

    April 20, 2015

    Delicately blanched at the peak of freshness, our asparagus is available lightly coated with olive oil and pecorino romano or with sesame oil and black sesame seeds.  Made fresh in-house!

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  7. Little Fancy Cakes

    April 19, 2015

    Sweet and petite, Ettore's European Bakery's cake cups add a delightful dash of dessert to any gathering.  Choose from Champagne Cake or Chocolate Strawberry Cake cups (made with the finest ingredients) from one of our favorite local bakeries!

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  8. Spring Superfood Series

    Spring Onions

    April 18, 2015

    A young version of a white onion, the spring onion's newbie stems and small bulb supply a wealth of nutrients.

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  9. Glass is in Session

    April 17, 2015

    Session IPA is one of the hottest new styles of beer, and this year we’re seeing many new entries into the market. With all of the hop aromas you’d expect from an IPA, the session IPA is also lighter bodied with a lower alcohol level, for a great taste that doesn’t fill you up.

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  10. You’ve Got Pail

    April 16, 2015

    Enjoy organic recycling made easy with the Compost Pail. This one gallon stainless steel pail holds several days’ worth of kitchen food waste. It’s the perfect holder for storing scraps from the kitchen that haven’t yet made it outside to the main compost bin. This polished pail even has two charcoal filters in the vented lid to ensure an odor free environment.

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