New England Favorites from Famous Foods

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Hey friends and foodies!

We’re wading our way through the winter months and relying on our old-school favorites to keep our bellies warm. Think chowders, warm bowls of spicy linguica and veggies, and some sweet treats to top it off. There’s no shortage of amazing food to get us through a harsh New England winter.

This week, you can use code COMFORT to save 10% on your order.

bar-harbor-20Bar Harbor Chowders, Bisques, and More

Bar Harbor creates its specialty seafood products the way people on the Maine coast have for generations – loaded with simple, easy-to-understand ingredients like tender mussels, juicy clams, and whole Maine lobsters from the cold North Atlantic.

 

portuguese-meats-seafood-15Gaspar’s Linguica and Meat

Similar to kielbasa but with its own unique flavor, Linguica is a mild pork sausage still manufactured according to an old Portuguese recipe. It is a fine blend of lean pork with a mixture of such basic spices as vinegar, salt, paprika, and garlic.

 

peggy-lawton-variety-pack-12-2-oz-16Peggy Lawton Cookies 

Peggy Lawton has been baking in Walpole, Massachusetts for over 60 years! New Englanders have fallen in love with the bakery’s Fudge Brownies, Choco-Chip, Butter Crunch, Oatmeal, Sugar Shortbread, and Chunk Chocolate cookies. It only takes one bite to get hooked!

 

Have a favorite New England dish? Let us know what it is!

We’ll catch you next week!

Cozy Up with Cold Weather Favorites from Famous Foods

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Hey friends and foodies!

As we settle into a new year, we’re enjoying all that comes with the colder months here in the Northeast. We’re big on soups, chowders, and steaming bowls of chow mein to get us through this time of the year and we hope that you’ll find something you love to warm you up after a long day.

This week, you can use code JANUARY for 10% off your order and use those savings to stock your pantry with foods that warm your soul.

Bar Harbor Clam ChowderBar Harbor New England Style Clam Chowder 

Bar Harbor New England Clam Chowder starts with tender, succulent clams harvested from the cold North Atlantic waters. Their special cooking process ensures that their clams retain their natural color, flavor, freshness, and nutritional value. Everyone will enjoy this traditional favorite.

 

 

 

 

Seawatch Lobster BisqueSeawatch Lobster Bisque

Lobster bisque is another New England favorite that is delicious no matter what the temperature outside is. New Englanders serve lobster bisque all year round. Whether by the beach or cozied up at home, Seawatch Lobster Bisque is a treat!

 

 

 

 

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B&M Baked Beans

Bring back the good old fashion tradition of bean suppers on Sundays. We bet you have a memory or two of sitting down to eat with family for a bean supper, complete with B&M Brown Bread and your favorite Kayem Hot Dogs.

 

 

 

Hoo-Mee Chow Mein Mix with Gravy

Fall River’s own Oriental Chow Mein Company has been producing its famous Hoo-Mee Chow Mein mix since 1926. We love the noodles’ crisp texture and the traditional taste of gravy. Different meats and vegetables can be added to make it your very own creation.

 

 

We’ll catch you next week!

The Gang at Famous Foods

Last Call – Place Your Holiday Orders with Famous Foods

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Hey friends and foodies!

If you think you hear Santa’s sleighbells ringing in the distance it means it’s time to wrap up your holiday shopping with Famous Foods. Our holiday shipping deadlines are quickly approaching and we don’t want you to miss out. This week, use code CHRISTMAS to save 10% on your order.

If you live (generally) east of the Mississippi River, you have until 8:00 A.M. EST, Monday, December 19th to place your order with standard shipping and still receive delivery by 12/24*

See our Holiday Shipping Guidelines for all the information you need on getting things where you need them on time.

SamplerShop Gaspar’s

Want Gaspar’s delicious linguica, chourico, kielbasa, and more at your door by Christmas Eve? Place orders with 3-day shipping to ensure freshness.

 

Amarals Sweet Bread

Shop Amaral’s Bakery 

A Fall River, MA institution for more than 50 years, Amarals Bakery has been crafting mouthwatering Sweetbread for generations of customers. For many residents in our region, Christmas morning wouldn’t be complete without some Portuguese Sweetbread from Amaral’s Bakery.

Wishing you the warmest holiday surrounded by the people you love!

We’ll see you soon!

-The Gang at Famous Foods

 

* Holiday delivery is a guideline – not guaranteed. We are not responsible for carrier delays due to weather or holiday volume.

Fresh New England Favorites for the Holidays

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Hey friends and foodies!

With one big holiday already in our rearview mirror (we can’t believe it either!), we’re breaking out the twinkle lights, warming up our hot cocoa, and settling in with dreams of a long winter’s nap by the fireplace. We’re feeling cozy, festive, and nostalgic for some of our local favorites.

This season, we want to share some of the foods that make us feel at home and hope that you’re able to bring some sweet New England flavor to your home, too. Use code WINTER for 10% off your order!

See our Holiday Shipping Guidelines for all the information you need on getting things where you need them on time.

SamplerShop Gaspar’s

Want Gaspar’s delicious linguica, chourico, kielbasa, and more at your door by Christmas Eve? Place orders with 3-day shipping to ensure freshness.

 

 

Amarals Sweet Bread

Shop Amaral’s Bakery 

A Fall River, MA institution for more than 50 years, Amarals Bakery has been crafting mouthwatering Sweetbread for generations of customers. For many residents in our region, Christmas morning wouldn’t be complete without some Portuguese Sweetbread from Amaral’s Bakery.

 

peggy-lawton-variety-pack-12-2-oz-16Shop Peggy Lawton

Our favorite cookies for Santa! We’ve combined the chocolaty goodness of Fudge Brownies and the Chunk Chocolate Cookies with the sweet tastes of Peggy’s Choco-Chip, Oatmeal, and Butter Crunch Cookies!

 

 

 

Happy Holidays!

-The Gang at Famous Foods

Settle Into December with Classic New England Flavors

code decemberHey friends and foodies!

December in New England holds a special kind of magic – and we’re here to share it with you! We’ve rounded up some of our favorite holiday items like Bell’s Stuffing and Hoo-Mee Chow Mein (a Christmas Eve classic!) and sweet treats for stocking stuffers like Peggy Lawton cookies. Need to spice up Santa’s glass of milk? Autocrat has you covered!

If you’re shopping with us this month and are thinking of ordering some of our fresh baked items or local meats, please keep in mind our holiday shipping times are a bit different than the rest of the year! You can find more details here.

This week, you can use code DECEMBER at checkout for 10% off.

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Autocrat Coffee Syrup 

The original Autocrat coffee syrup is known for its smooth rich taste. The finest coffee extracts are used to create this addictive concoction. So addictive, that generations of families have kept at least one bottle on hand at all times to make Rhode Island coffee milk at home!

 

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We’ve got the entire line of Bell’s stuffing ready to go right from us to your table. Choose from the traditional options, or go with the Cranberry stuffing for a festive treat!

 

 

Peggy Lawton

This year, stuff the stockings with some pure New England nostalgia. Peggy Lawton’s delicious cookies and brownies have been putting smiles on faces for generations. Order a tray of your favorites today – or try a variety pack!

 

chow-mein-mix-hoo-mee-12-pack-7Hoo-Mee Chow Mein

Have a craving for Chinese food but don’t want to venture out on Christmas Eve? We’ve got you covered! The chow mein noodles and gravy mix are packaged for home preparation so you can make the original chow mein dish yourself!

 

Be merry and bright!

-The Gang at Famous Foods

Stock Up for Thanksgiving with Traditional New England Flavors

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Hey friends and foodies!

We’re t-minus 13 days until Thanksgiving and that means we’re in full prep mode! We’re crafting our menus, planning out seating charts, and dreaming about centerpieces for the big day. Whether you’re hosting a whole gaggle of friends and family or sitting down to a quiet dinner for two, we hope we can be part of your day and bring some New England flavor to your table.

This week, save 10% by using code TURKEY at checkout.

And don’t forget to check out all of our THANKSGIVING STAPLES like One Pie pumpkin filling, Bell’s gravy, and more.

bell-s-all-natural-seasoning-1-oz-7Bell’s Seasoning

As far as New Englanders are concerned this is the only turkey seasoning that matters when it comes to your Thanksgiving Day bird. Also, be sure to check out the 8oz size in a convenient plastic jar!

 

 

 

Bells Stuffing 12 ozBell’s New England Stuffing 

Seasoned with the classic flavors of Bell’s Seasoning, this stuffing mix is simple and delicious. Trusted by generations of New Englanders, Bell’s Stuffing is great inside the bird or on the side!

 

 

 

 

heritage-mills-milk-lunch-crackers-12-3-oz-27Heritage Mills Lunch Crackers 

One of the most popular ways to use these around the holidays is by adding these delectable milk crackers to savory stuffing recipes!

 

 

 

 

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Atlantic New England Style Indian Pudding 

New product alert! We’re excited to announce a sweet new arrival to our online store. The Atlantic Indian Pudding recipe has been an old-fashioned New England dessert for generations. Best served warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or whipped topping.

 

Happy prep!

The Gang at Famous Foods

Celebrate Fall with Traditional New England Favorites

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Hey friends and foodies!

It’s no secret that fall is a fan favorite here in New England. We’re lucky enough to have some of the most gorgeous foliage right in our backyard, can take a trip to spooky Salem, MA, and get to dig into some of the most mouth-watering dishes of the year. We want to share some of the best that New England has to offer (food-wise!) with you this week in hopes that you can enjoy it, too.

Reminder: Use code AUTUMN at checkout to save 10% on your order!

 

 

atlantic-indian-pudding-15-oz-2Atlantic New England Style Indian Pudding

The Atlantic Indian Pudding recipe has been an old-fashioned New England dessert for generations. Best served warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or whipped topping.

 

 

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The recognizable canned pumpkin is an admired Thanksgiving dessert recipe. Generations of New Englanders have kept this as the main ingredient in their own holiday pies. There’s only one ingredient to this deliciousness and that’s prepared pumpkin!

 

 

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Autocrat Coffee Syrup 

The original Autocrat coffee syrup is known for its smooth rich taste. The finest coffee extracts are used to create this addictive concoction. So addictive, that generations of families have kept at least one bottle on hand at all times to make Rhode Island coffee milk at home!

 

 

 

Bells Stuffing 12 ozBell’s Stuffing

Bell’s Ready-Mixed Stuffing is versatile for both in-bird and stovetop recipes. Generations of Bostonians and New Englanders have trusted Bell’s to complete their Thanksgiving dinners. Bell’s is the best turkey stuffing for any holiday meal; a variety of preparations are available including poultry, pork, fish, or vegetables.

 

 

 

Don’t forget to see check out last week’s blog with some Thanksgiving staples!

See you next week!

-The Gang at Famous Foods