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FREE September 2014 Nutrition Services
2 days, 21 hours ago Comments Off

Join our own registered dietitian, Rachel Alves, RD, LDN for FREE Talks & Tastings. Rachel’s events are fun and info-packed! Whether Rachel is dishing up healthy recipe ideas, yummy samples, or quick one-on-one nutritional counseling, you’ll want to partake. No pre-registration required… just stop by! Schedule subject to change. TRANSITIONING BACK TO SCHOOL- RECONNECT OVER […]

Back to School 2014
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A rainbow of vibrant lunch boxes and water bottles…   New Wave Enviro Litter-Free Lunch Box, includes BPA-free containers and water bottle, on special pricing for the month of August $22.99 (save $4!) Enviro Products BPA-Free Enviro-Bottle Klean Kanteen Stainless Steel Sport Top Bottle Lifefactory Glass Bottle with Flat Top           […]

Sandwiches the Guido's Kitchen Way
2 weeks, 2 days ago Comments Off

Sandwich Lovers Take Notice! We make a mean sandwich in our Pittsfield store. Guido’s co-owner Chris Masiero says, ” I am constantly amazed at the number of sandwiches that fly out of the store!” Step up to the Guido’s Kitchen counter and tell us what makes you happy. CHECK OUT OUR GUIDO’S KITCHEN SANDWICH MENU

Guido's says Take It Outside
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They’re the indelible mark of summer, the thumbprint of the season and no two are ever alike: picnics! What better way to take in the beauty of the Berkshires than sharing delicious food in the great outdoors in the company of friends and family? As veteran picnic lovers, we’re dedicated to making sure you’re well-equipped […]

Local Produce Update
2 months, 1 week ago Comments Off

  As the month of September nears, we’re prepared for transition: back from vacations, back to school, days shortening bit by bit and evenings cool enough for an extra blanket. Though change is in the air, our local farmers are still harvesting a cornucopia of fruits and veggies. Look to  Local Produce Update for the latest run-down […]

About
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Posted in: Local

The Lay of the Land is a series of profiles on local products. These sketches give a quick bit of general context on Berkshire County-made products that are not only for sale in the Guido’s stores, but are  staples in the home of Guido’s owners. The series is created with an emphasis on food and wellness […]

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Posted in: Recipes, resources, Salads

Good for your heart and brain, fish can be the star of any meal. In the  Mediterranean region, it is a staple food and is eaten more often than meat. It cooks quickly, tastes incredible, and pairs well with any grain or vegetable. An Adapted Recipe From:  Oldways, Health Through Heritage, Courtesy of the National Fisheries […]

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Make up a batch of this heart-healthy spread to use on crackers or as a dip for raw veggies. An Adapted Recipe From: Oldways, Health Through Heritage, Courtesy of the National Fisheries Institute Serves: 8   Ingredients 1 15 oz. can cannellini beans, drained and rinsed 1/2 c. walnut halves 1 3.75 oz. can skinless, boneless […]

Seven Generations of Sweetness
4 months, 1 week ago Comments Off

On October 14, 2013 Guido’s launched its own private label maple syrup line. The farm that produces the syrup for us is Sweet Brook Farm in Williamstown, MA. With maple sugaring season underway, I wanted to take a look at the process by which the syrup is made, and see about answering a few questions. What exactly […]

The Vibrant Ones
4 months, 3 weeks ago Comments Off

  On a recent icy Berkshire afternoon I took a cruise down route 7 into Canaan, CT to check out Vibrant Health to see what I could learn about the makers of  “Green Vibrance”. Daily consumption of this powdered superfood has been an everyday affair for Guido’s co-owner Chris Masiero for several years now. If this […]