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Our Own Nicoise Salad Bowl Recipe by Bar Harbor Foods

January 23, 2020 by


Sponsored Recipe Our Own Nicoise Salad Bowl Pronounced NEE-SWA, this French salad classically uses tuna, but why stop with that? Our Herring fillets have so much more flavor than tuna and when it is prepared with the kick of earthy black pepper, you will never go back to tuna. The dressing, as well, enjoys a […]

Fill Your Picnic Basket with Food Safety to Avoid getting Sick this Memorial Day

May 22, 2019 by


Memorial Day kicks off the official start of summer. The U.S. Department of Agriculture wants to remind you to prevent foodborne illness before you light up that grill and pack up the cooler. Hot and humid weather combined with outdoor activities, provide the perfect environment for harmful bacteria to multiply on food and make people […]

Toxic Ingredients in Soft Serve Ice Cream May Make You Think Twice Before Ordering

April 2, 2019 by


Editor’s note: This post gets a lot of attention as we transition into warmer weather. Originally posted on July 23, 2013. It is the summer and thoughts change from hot cocoa to ice cream. If you aren’t a hard ice cream fan, you may indulge in soft serve ice cream. It may surprise you, as […]

7,196,084 pounds of Hot Dogs recalled for Bone Fragments

July 15, 2017 by

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Marathon Enterprises Inc., Bronx, N.Y., is recalling approximately 7,196,084 pounds of hot dog products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically bone fragments, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today. The beef and pork hot dog and sausage items were produced on various dates between March 17, 2017 […]

Ice cream headache: Regulators put a freeze on booze-infused flavors

September 26, 2016 by


By Janelle Nanos You could call it a buzzkill, a chilling effect, or perhaps a bit of both, but no matter how you scoop it, the purveyors of alcoholic ice cream flavors in Massachusetts are now on watch. A new advisory released last week from the state Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission has placed restrictions on […]