Fresh Ideas

The official blog of Save Mart Supermarkets

Monday, December 05, 2011, By: Save Mart
Image of Celebration. In moderation.
Have you ever suffered from holiday wear-out syndrome? It happens to the best of us, especially those who celebrate multiple winter birthdays. Geralyn Broder Murray writes an instightful post on having the right perspective.
Tuesday, December 20, 2011, By: Save Mart
Image of Chanukah comes but eight nights a year
No matter what holiday you are celebrating this winter, it all boils down to family, food, and gifts! What to get, how many to get, how much to spend? The list goes on. Check out Geralyn's take on children and presents.
By: Lucky
Image of Cranberry-Nut Loaf
Are you a baking whiz? A novice? Somewhere in the middle? Here's a great recipe you can try regardless of your baking prowess. Enjoy!
By: Lucky
Image of Holiday Brie in Puff Pastry
This brie puff pastry will compliment veggie trays from Save Mart nicely. This recipe is much easier than it looks and is sure to impress your guests. 
By: Lucky
Image of Broiled Garlic Shrimp with Wasabi Cocktail Sauce
Add some seafood flair to your holiday party with this garlic shrimp cocktail recipe. If you'd like, you can marinate the shrimp with garlic, olive oil and lemon juice up to 30 minutes before broiling. Serve in a martini glass. 
By: Lucky
Image of Mom's Fabulous Turkey
If you're going to cook a turkey this Thanksgiving (aren't we all?!), here is a great recipe for a juicy bird. The herb butter added in the last half hour of roasting will create a beautiful, crispy skin on the outside of the turkey. 
By: Lucky
Image of Maple-Roasted Acorn Squash
Acorn squashes get their name from the resemblance to an acron, but they can vary greatly in color. The small size and naturally concave shape make acorn squash halves an ideal medium for individual servings. 
By: Lucky
Image of Northwest Fruit Stuffing
This sweet and savory combination is a must-have for your Thanksgiving feast. Try cooking the stuffing outside the turkey this year for a healthy and safe side dish the whole family will love. 
By: Lucky
Image of Standing Beef Rib Roast with Horseradish Cream
Grab your Master Cut standing rib roast bone-in or boneless ribeye roast for a hearty meal that feeds ten people, perfect for the upcoming holiday gatherings. Let us know how it turns out in the comments. 
By: Lucky
Image of Pepper-Peach Glazed Ham
Sweet and savory, this unique holiday ham is the perfect centerpiece for any feast! It looks so pretty, we won't be surprised to see this on Instagram soon.