Archive for October, 2013

10.31.2013

Meet the Wisconsin Master Cheesemaker!

Our Newport Beach, Santa Monica, and Manhattan Beach stores will be honored with a visit from Kerry Henning from Henning’s Wisconsin Cheese this weekend!  Kerry Henning has been named the “Wisconsin Master Cheesemaker” which is the highest form of honor for any cheesemaker. Kerry Henning continues the family tradition of cheesemaking that was started by [...]

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10.31.2013

Holiday Treats Like No Other!

If you’re at all familiar with Bristol Farms, then you already know the best time of year in our stores is during the holidays. We simply, hands down, offer the best, unique holiday items like candies, baked goods, spirits, floral, and much more. Our stores are always beautifully and tastefully decorated for each holiday. It’s [...]

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10.29.2013

Spooky Sippers!

All Hallows Eve is here again, and this popular, creative Holiday on the calendar really gets the juices flowing. While there is evidence of costumed house to house visits happenings as early as the 16th Century, Halloween is said to have begun in the 18th Century as a celebration of Harvest, a transition to the [...]

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10.24.2013

Spooky Halloween Catering

Growing up, my sister and I were filled with excitement to pull the great, big “Halloween Box” down, filled with decorations and costume to add a little bit of spirit into the holiday. She and I always dressed in the same costume  every single year for Halloween; we would dress as the people of Romani [...]

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10.22.2013

All Hallow’s Eve at Bristol Farms

All Hallow’s Eve (or what we commonly call Halloween) has been celebrated for hundreds of years all over the globe.  While many scholars profess that Halloween has its roots steeped in Western Christianity there are those that believe otherwise.  What is commonly agreed upon is the All Hallow’s Eve is the celebration or remembrance of [...]

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10.18.2013

Demos to Sink Your Teeth Into

Here’s this weekend’s exciting line-up of demos to attend, food to nibble on, and enjoy!   BLUE LOTUS CHAI Bristol Farms carries Blue Lotus Chai – Masala Chai.  This is a traditional Masala Chai with several spices added to produce a rich tasting flavor.  It is produced in India with the following organic spices: Ginger [...]

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10.18.2013

Frozen at Sea Salmon

Do you miss having fresh tasting fish during the winter months, and getting the essential intake of Omega-3 fatty acids that only fish like Salmon can provide? We’re proud to introduce our Frozen-at-Sea Salmon (FAS) product which is a better quality and fresher tasting fish than some of our fresh fish products. During the peak [...]

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10.17.2013

Fall Roasting Season is Here!

As much as we love the summer sun shining down on us and giving us virtually 12 months of BBQ weather, it is also nice to begin the fall season, where cooler weather gives us the opportunity to move our culinary expertise indoors for a bit.  Now is the perfect time for you to visit [...]

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10.15.2013

Just in time for the holidays! 10 under $10 & Club 90

Club 90 The holiday season is in full gear and nothing pleases an Elf more than great wine opportunities – yes, they are noted for their grog consumption, but they lean toward wine to match with their forest fare – where we offer good value wines that rate 90 points or better from bona fide [...]

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10.8.2013

EarthScents 100% Natural Cleaning Products

There are so many “green” cleaning products on the shelves these days, and while many of them get the job done, some people find none of those available to be the right cleaner for their home. People are emerging with an intolerance to cleaners with compositions such as harsh chemicals, so they often reach for [...]

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