Let’s Talk Turkey

Let’s Talk Turkey

We are facing a record-high cost for a traditional Thanksgiving turkey this fall due to inflation, supply issues and a shortage caused by bird flu outbreaks. The cost of turkey hens (females under 21lbs) is up 57% compared to its five-year average, according to market...
Tri-Tips: A Fall Favorite

Tri-Tips: A Fall Favorite

While it’s fall in the calendar sense, there’s still a hint of summer in the air. Warm days and cool nights don’t necessarily call for a change in your grilling habits, but if they do, we chose to highlight a cut of meat that you can bake or grill. Not only is it a...
The Power of High-Quality Protein

The Power of High-Quality Protein

It’s finally time to go back to school! For families with children, the focus is often making sure they are getting enough sleep and eating healthy to perform well in their daily activities. If eating healthy is good for our children, it’s likely that it’s great for...
Tips and Tricks for the Perfect CARMELization

Tips and Tricks for the Perfect CARMELization

In the spirit of being located in Carmel, IN, here’s a guide to searing and CARMELizing your meats!  Why is searing your meat before roasting or grilling so important? It’s about sealing the inside meat so that it remains juicy and tender. Sealing in the juices cause...
Using Credit Cards … a Convenience at a Cost

Using Credit Cards … a Convenience at a Cost

We all love our rewards cards. Famous models advertise them on TV, and who doesn’t like getting a Visa gift card or cash back at the end of a year of purchasing? How do they do it, we wonder? Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express, along with the host of...
Passover and Easter Food Traditions

Passover and Easter Food Traditions

This April, we celebrate the religious seasons of Passover and Easter during the same week. In fact, the holidays often coincide with each other because both have days set by a lunar calendar (compared to our solar calendar) that recognizes full moons and...