Winning Game Time Snacks
by Don Bandow, Director of Grocery Buying
It’s the month for Basketball and whether you’re watching the Lake Show or catching some “March Madness”, one thing’s for sure; gatherings aren’t as much fun without snacks at hand. Well, consider a cure for your snack cravings with some of our tried and true munchies that adorn our aisles. Here are some of our favorites and some we have newly introduced. Give them a try and let us know how you and your game day patrons enjoyed them.
Bristol’s Farms Own Kettle Chips
What could be said if we didn’t back our own chips?! Well, quite simply; they are delicious! Loaded with flavor, superior crunch, they hit that salty crunchy nerve you have been looking to put to rest. Our chips are available in four popular flavors; Original, Mesquite Barbeque, Cracked Pepper and Sea Salt, and Sea Salt and Vinegar. Bristol Farms Kettle Chips are all natural, cholesterol free, gluten free and Trans fat free. Try our great chips at an everyday low price of $1.99 for 5 ounce bag.
Nutorious All Natural Nut Confections
Available in three flavors. Every bag is hand packed in small batches. They contain Omega 3, all natural ingredients and zero Trans fat, no preservatives, and low sodium. Made in USA with simple ingredients; this line has won multiple new product awards including 2010 NASFT Sophie Gold for Outstanding Snack and 2010 “top snack of 2010” by the Food Channel.
Available in four varieties; Extra Large Peanuts in salted and unsalted varieties, Extra Large Honey Raosted Peanuts and Jumbo Cashews. Feridies is known for producing Virginia’s finest extra large and jumbo variety nuts since 1973. Nuts are roasted in pure peanut oil and salted to perfection. They contain no preservatives or additives.
Rhythm Kale Chips
Rhythm Kale Chips, while called a “chip”, are actually a raw, nutrient rich snack food made of dried kale. Kale is rich in powerful antioxidants, phyto nutrients and carotenoids. It’s also an excellent source of Vitamin A, C, K, B6, Calcium, Manganese, Iron, Potassium, and fiber. They are not baked or fried but air crisped to maintain the nutrient rich raw enzymes. The product is non GMO, vegan, and gluten free.
Real Foods Rice & Corn Thins
Available in both organic and all natural varieties, Real Foods Corn Thins are produced with whole grains and are fat free, gluten free, GMO free, very low in sodium and calories. Real Foods Corn Thins are a healthy alternative bread alternative.