7.29.2014

Bristol’s Own All Natural Sushi Ginger

We all know why the wasabi is there but have you ever wondered why there’s a small stack of sliced pickled ginger right beside it?  The pickled ginger or “Gari Shoga” is there to cleanse the palate when transitioning from one piece of sushi to the next.  Sweet pickled ginger works by resetting the taste [...]

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7.25.2014

Salad Girl Organic Salad Dressings

Since it’s summer time, it is a great time for enjoying a nice cool salad; especially during the nice heat spell we’ve been having here in the Southland. I would like to introduce you to a new line of salad dressings Bristol Farms is now offering in our Produce Department: Salad Girl Organic Salad Dressings.  [...]

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7.23.2014

Mason Jar Arrangements

We are so excited to announce that we are featuring a very unique Mason Jar Arrangement in our Floral Departments – made using beautiful locally grown fresh cut flowers and retails at $13.99.  With the help from our partners, Kendall Farms, our Mason Jar Arrangements are displayed on hand-made rustic wood racks within our departments. [...]

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7.22.2014

All Natural Wild Caught Jumbo Scallops

Have you ever prepared a scallop that ended up a little on the tough side and thought maybe you over cooked them?  In most cases, the scallops used were not natural scallops from the cold waters of Georges Bank off the coast of New England, U.S.A.  There are basically two ways scallops are packed; they [...]

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7.21.2014

Peach & Tomato Salad with Greens

Summertime and the living is HOT! On the warm summer days, who wants to eat heavy meals?! Not us – that’s why we came up with a perfect light and refreshing Peach and Tomato Salad with Greens concurrent with our Power of the Peach promotion going on in stores right now! This perfect summer salad [...]

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7.17.2014

A Canning Guide with Kilner® for Summer Fruits

In conjunction with our “Power of the Peach” promotion, we are thrilled to introduce a new canning and preserving line from the Kilner® Jar Co.  In the late 1840’s John Kilner started manufacturing the first canning jars in Dewsbury, England.  For nearly a 100 years the Kilner® family owned and operated the company.  By the [...]

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7.16.2014

A New Club 90 & Affordable Wine Act

Club 90 This promotion has developed into a “cult classic”, whereby we offer good value wines that rate 90 points or better from bona fide sources, be it Parkers’ Wine Advocate, Wine Spectator, Stephen Tanzer, etc.  We do not buy wines based solely on scores, although they are an important element to promoting those wines [...]

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7.15.2014

New! Floral Specialist Designed Bouquets

Bristol Farms’ Floral Departments have rolled out a very exciting new program to offer our customers and to get our very talented Floral Designer’s work on display for sale within each store. I designed the program so that each of our store’s Floral Designers have an opportunity to visit our local vendor to create a [...]

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7.11.2014

Little Tastes for Big Foodies

INVO COCONUT WATER With all of the recent coconut water craze going on, I couldn’t help but think “another coconut water?”  Well, I tried INVO Coconut Water and I love it!  INVO’s Coconut Water is never heated so the antioxidants aren’t destroyed or harmed.   Plus, coconut water is an excellent source of potassium.  They have [...]

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7.11.2014

Combat Inflammation through Diet

What is inflammation? Inflammation is the body’s natural healing response; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens – and begin the healing process. As part of the immune response, acute inflammation is normally present in the body at low levels.  A few examples of acute inflammation include acute bronchitis, [...]

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