Category: Holiday & Entertaining

Countdown to Thanksgiving Dinner Timeline

Maureen Rowan Murphy, Manager Consumer Trends, Nutrition and Lifestyles Hosting Thanksgiving doesn’t have to be stressful. Use this timeline we’ve developed as a guide to help you plan, prepare and enjoy the perfect Thanksgiving dinner!   Happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours!   The weekend before: Shop for items that can be purchased ahead. Prepare and freeze anything that…

The Thanksgiving Turkey Top 10

The Thanksgiving Turkey Top 10 Maureen Murphy, Manager of Consumer Trends, Nutrition & Lifestyles Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching! Here are the 10 most commonly asked questions consumers have when it comes to the holiday bird. When should I buy my turkey? If you’re purchasing a frozen turkey, you can do so at any time, but need to allow enough time…

Party food Ideas so you can throw a party like a pro

Wouldn’t you like to focus on your guests for an event that you are hosting without agonizing over how to get all the food cooked? Don’t miss time with your guests but still look like a top-notch host with these catering ideas.  Creative party platters offer the perfect solution to your needs and will reduce your stress as guests arrive.…

Turkey Tips: What You Need to Know to Prepare the Perfect Holiday Bird

Preparing a flavorful, crowd-pleasing Thanksgiving centerpiece is a big deal. It can be a long process from start to finish, and we want to ensure you impress your guests with a tender and moist turkey they will crave every time the holiday comes around. We’ve outlined some of the most essential tips and tricks that will have you feeling prepared…

Make some Easter memories!

Price Chopper and Market 32 can help with your Easter celebration – from planning that Easter brunch or dinner to creating a unique basket your children will love!   Activities for Kids Nothing is more special than creating lasting memories with your children and/or grandchildren. Plan crafts to involve them in preparing for Easter, as well as a few games…

Dressing your table for Easter!

Price Chopper and Market 32 can help with your Easter celebration – from planning that Easter brunch or dinner to creating a unique basket your children will love! This first article will inspire you to decorate a table that’s sure to get you & your guests in the spirit of spring! While there is something to be said for tradition, it…

Big Game Food & Beer Pairings

This upcoming Sunday, enjoy some of the best party-ready recipes out there! Beer is always a fan favorite, no matter what team you’re rooting for!  In addition to the familiar brand name beers, craft beers have become increasingly popular, and are certainly delicious! Here are some tips to match with the food being served at your party. Principles of Matching…

Big Game Headquarters

Price Chopper and Market 32 have everything you need to satisfy all your hungry fans! Gear up for the big game with savings across the store on pizza, ribs, snacks, adult beverages and more! Snap up these deals and view our weekly flyer for more tasty savings!   View Weekly Flyer 2 Corner to Corner Cheese Pizzas & 2 Lbs.…

Cocktail Party Tips & Recipes

Written by Maureen Murphy & Sarah Palmer Hosting a cocktail party! With New Year’s Eve approaching this weekend, you may be hosting your final celebration of 2016!  We have some great tips for hosting a simple cocktail party! A cocktail party is a convenient way to entertain guests ranging from neighbors to business associates. The duration of a cocktail party…

Happy Hanukkah!

Written by Sara Lilkas, Marketing Intern  One of my favorite holidays to celebrate growing up was Hanukkah. It may be because I am obsessed with potato latkes or the ridiculous amount of chocolate gelt I would get from my grandmother, but the eight night Festival of Lights remains one of my favorite holidays. Now I will get to the potato…