Archive for October, 2009

Savory Halloween Party Snack Recipe for the “Big Kids”

October 30th, 2009 (franklin)

How about a little something savory for the “big kids” at your upcoming Halloween Party?

Our Green Mountain Farms Smoked Salmon Bites are the perfect easy-to-eat treat and best of all they are simple to make.  Find a retailer near you and pickup a few containers of our award-winning spread.  Remember the spread has 63% less fat and 38% less calories than regular spreadable cheese so your snacks will be both delicious and better-for-you.

Green Mountain Farms Smoked Salmon Bites with Garlic & Herb Spreadable Cheese 

 Serves 6-8

  • 1 loaf small cocktail pumpernickel bread

  • 1# smoked salmon

  • 1 8 oz. container of Green Mountain Farms Garlic & Herb Spreadable Cheese

  • Dill for garnish

Spread 1 teaspoon of Green Mountain Farms Garlic & Herb Spread on each slice of bread and top with smoked salmon and garnish with dill sprigs. 

Green Mountain Farms Salmon Bites Appetizer
Green Mountain Farms Salmon Bites Appetizer

2009 Best New Product Award for Green Mountain Farms

October 20th, 2009 (franklin)

Great news to share!

Our new Green Mountain Farms Tzatziki Savory Yogurt Dips will be featured in the November issue of Refrigerated & Frozen Foods Retailer magazine as one of the Best New Products of 2009!  This award is particulary special because it was judged by three experts from leading food publications on how it meets consumer trends.  More to come later when the article is published. Check back! 

Better yet visit our Retailers Page and pick-up a few cups to enjoy with family and friends.  If you can’t find Green Mountain Farms in  a store near you please fill-out our Petition a Retailers form to help us expand our distribution.

Thank you.

U.S. News and World Report Article: Schools Provide Less Junk Food

October 9th, 2009 (franklin)

Good article in the U.S. News and World Report  detailing that schools are making positive strides in providing healthier food choices to students.  Article link http://bit.ly/29VKUA. This is great news for Franklin Foods and our patented Hahn’s Yogurt & Cream Cheese.  As part of Franklin Foods mission to Re-Invent Cream Cheese our Hahn’s Yogurt & Cream Cheese offers school food directors and chefs a healthy and kid-approved alternative to full-fat cream cheese.  Hahn’s is currently the cream cheese of choice of the New York City School System.

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Event in South Carolina

October 2nd, 2009 (franklin)

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Event in South Carolina.  Lowcountry Bagel, a Bruegger’s Bagel franchisee and multi-year supporter of the “Race for the Cure”, will be rewarding race participants with their delicious bagels and Hahn’s Yogurt & Cream Cheese spread.  Special thanks to Lowcountry Bagels for including Franklin Foods in this great event.  The 16th Annual Lowcountry Race for the Cure takes place on October 17, 2009. Click here for more details.