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¡VIVA FIESTA! January 2012

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Celebrate Chinese New Year

Great Recipes Inside! • Classic Blue Cosmopolitan • Coffee Smoothie • Easy Sesame Hummus • Spicy Greek Yogurt Ranch Dressing

Cover Recipe — Ginger Teriyaki Steak Created with Simply Asia’s Ginger Teriyaki Stir-Fry Sauce (Page 3)

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New and Exciting! GoRaw Pioneers of the finest hand-crafted, certified organic, raw living foods available. GoRaw products are made with ingredients from the earth and are presented to you naturally. Live Chocolate Granola. (1 lb.) $10.49 Super Cookies in Ginger Snap, Masala Chai and Chocolate. (3 oz.) $4.19 Energy Bars in Banana Bread Flax, Pumpkin and Spirulina. $2.39 – $2.69

It’s Time for a Refreshing Drink Classic Blue Cosmopolitan INGREDIENTS

½ oz. Wyman’s Wild Blueberry Juice, chilled 1½ oz. Vodka ½ oz. Triple Sec ½ oz. lime juice

Planet Organics SOUL Wraps are made with delicious and natural vegetables, free-range chickens, basmati rice and with traditional Indian recipes and spices. Butter Chicken, Chicken Tikki Masala and Chicken Vindaloo. (7 oz.) $3.19 Nature’s Path Heritage Crunch is a delicious NEW way to eat ancient grains at breakfast. The crispy flakes and sweet crunchy clusters of Kamut® khorasan wheat, spelt, millet, barley and quinoa deliver 6g of fiber and 30g of whole grains. (14 oz.) $4.39

Blueberry for garnish DIRECTIONS

Mix all ingredients with ice in a shaker. Put into a cocktail glass and garnish with blueberry. Serves 1. Wyman’s of Maine Wyman’s Wild Blueberry 100% Juice is not overpowering. It has no sugar added so it’s sweet, but not too sweet. Light, not at all syrupy. The intense flavor of wild blueberries comes through in every drop. Wild Blueberry and Wild Blueberry Pomegranate (46 oz.) $5.99 – $6.39

Coffee Smoothie INGREDIENTS

Eco-Planet You don’t give up great taste with this nutritious, gluten-free 7 whole grains, hot cereal. And, packed with protein, fiber and Omega 3s, this cereal is what you’ve been waiting for. Enjoy a bowl today! Maple Brown Sugar, Apples & Cinnamon and NEW Variety Pack. (8.46 oz.) $4.19

½ cup strongly brewed coffee, cooled ½ cup almond milk, cold 1 ice cream scoop of Clemmy’s Coffee Ice Cream 1 Tbsp. chocolate syrup 1 – 3 tsp. of sugar, depending on how sweet you like your coffee 1 cup of small ice cubes DIRECTIONS

Bing Bing is the exciting new beverage from Colorado providing a fun, delicious, and healthy boost. Using real black bing cherry juice, BING provides a delicious kick, without all the carbs and calories! (12 oz.) $1.89

Clipper Tea Clipper’s Specialities and Infusions teas are a fresh take on ancient traditions. All the teas are fairtrade and organic and use only the finest ingredients to ensure the purity of your drinking experience. Specialties in Earl Grey and English Breakfast. Infusions in Wildberry and Peppermint. (20 ct.) $3.29

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Add all of the ingredients in a blender and blend until no ice chunks remain. Serves 1. Clemmy’s Clemmy’s is committed to one thing. You. Your enjoyment. Your health. The well-being of you and your loved ones. This rich, creamy, refreshing ice cream is lactose free, 100% sugar free and gluten free. Discover how sweet sugar free ice cream can be. Vanilla, Chocolate and Coffee. (16 oz.) $3.79


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Ginger Teriyaki Steak INGREDIENTS

2 Tbsp. vegetable oil 3 cups assorted fresh bell peppers (red, green and yellow), sliced into strips

Pacific Get a head start on homemade goodness. This line of bold and authentic soup bases captures all the depth and complexity of the flavors of on-trend ethnic soups. To complete the soup, just add your choice of protein and other fresh signature ingredients for an authentic taste experience at home. Beef Pho and Chicken Pho. (32 oz.) $4.39

1 can water chestnuts 1 lb. boneless sirloin or flank steak, cut into thin strips 1 pouch Simply Asia® Ginger Teriyaki Stir-Fry Sauce DIRECTIONS

Heat oil in large skillet or wok on medium-high heat. Add bell peppers and water chestnuts; cook and stir 5 minutes or until tender-crisp. Add steak; cook and stir 3 minutes or until cooked through. Stir in stir-fry sauce until well mixed and heated through. Serve with rice or noodles, if desired. Serves 4.

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Simply Asia Enjoying your favorite Asian flavors just got easier with Simply Asia’s authentically delicious Stir-Fry Sauces. Each single-use pouch of sauce lets you turn your favorite meat and vegetables into restaurant-quality meals in just 10 minutes. General Tsao, Ginger Teriyaki, Mandarin Orange and Spicy Kung Pao. 2/$3.00

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Simply Asia These Heat & Serve Noodle Bowls are perfect if you’re on the run. Signature sauces made with sesame oil, ginger, toasted sesame seeds, soy sauce and other exotic spices, are combined with authentic Asian noodles, vegetables and delicious toppings like sesame or crushed peanuts. A quick and easy meal! Spicy Kung Pao, Soy Ginger, Roasted Peanut and Sesame Teriyaki. (8.5 oz.) $2.79

Annie Chun’s These Soup Bowls are ready in just two minutes so all you have to do is relax and enjoy! For a fast lunch at work or dinner at home, these noodle bowls are easy to store in your desk or pantry. If you have a little extra time, add a few fresh or frozen vegetables and tofu or meat for a wholesome, convenient meal. Hot & Sour, Miso, Udon and Chinese Chicken. $2.99

Dynasty Dynasty Jasmine Rice is grown in the rich fertile land of Thailand every year. Living up to its name, Jasmine Rice has a distinct fragrance and smooth taste, perfect for various ethnic cuisines. Its popularity has made it one of the most popular rices available today. Try it on your next Asian dish! (20 lb.) $15.49

Nishiki Nishiki is the premium medium grain rice grown with the rich soil and crystal clear water of California. When flavor and texture of the rice is crucial to the dish, Nishiki is the brand you should look to. You also get consistent quality every time you cook it. Sushi experts agree that Nishiki is their number one choice. (15 lb.) $12.49

Dynasty Dynasty water chestnuts have a mild, slightly sweet flavor and tender-crisp texture. They are excellent in both Oriental and Westernstyle dishes such as stir-fry combinations, soups, salads and casseroles. Sliced or Whole (8 oz.) 69¢. Other Dynasty vegetables on special.

Wel-Pac Edamame has always been a popular item among Japanese restaurants and at home. Low in fat and high in protein, Edamame is often used as a meat substitute by those who are watching their weight. Wel-Pac Edamame is easy to prepare, and its snack-like qualities provides for an attractive alternative to unhealthy junk food. (10.6 oz.) $1.59

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Super Bowl Time! Moore’s Made from a family recipe with the highest quality ingredients, Moore’s Marinade adds flavor to any meat or vegetables. Just marinade for at least 30 minutes in the refrigerator and the flavor of your food will be enhanced dramatically. Original. (16 oz.) $3.19. Also Buffalo Wing Sauce (16 oz.) $3.29 Cedarlane This Five Layer Mexican Dip is made with all organic materials and it’s a perfect balance of zesty, rich flavor that appeals to all ages. For a full meal, serve in a tortilla as a handheld burrito. One bite and you will taste homemade freshness. (10 oz.) $3.99. Other Cedarlane items on special.

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Michael Season’s Michael Season’s baked snacks are wheat free and gluten free and they are made with real cheese and organic cornmeal. This will be your new favorite snack! Baked Cheddar Cheese Puffs (5.5 oz.) and Curls (6 oz.) $2.49

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Mim’s Kitchen Crispy, warm and delicious cookies from your oven in minutes. This frozen, gluten free, all natural cookie dough makes scrumptious cookies. All you have to do is bake, savor the aroma and enjoy! Chocolate Chip, White Chocolate Macadamia and Ginger. (12 oz.) $5.89 – $6.59

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Nutrition First Bake smarter with Nutrition First™, a complete line of easy to use bake mixes designed with your better health in mind. With at least 20% of the recommended daily fiber intake per serving, these all natural mixes are suited for anyone trying to cut some calories from their diet. Brownie, Chocolate Chip Cookie, Blueberry Muffin and Pancake & Waffles. (16 oz.) $5.29 – $6.29

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KIND KIND Healthy Grains are delicious, artisanal blends of nature’s most healthful whole grains and superfoods. These snackable clusters can be enjoyed any way you like: on-the-go, over yogurt or with milk! Dark Chocolate & Cranberry, Maple Walnut with Chia & Quinoa and Vanilla Blueberry with Flax Seed. (11 oz.) $5.29

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Tasty Snacks for the Superbowl Easy Sesame Hummus INGREDIENTS

15 oz. garbanzo beans, cooked

2 garlic cloves

3 Tbsp. lemon juice

Parsley for garnish, chopped

½ cup sesame seeds

Sensible Portions Sea Salt Veggie Chips

Salt and pepper to taste DIRECTIONS

Put all ingredients (except the parsley and chips) including the reserved bean liquid into a blender or food processor. Cover and blend at high speed, stopping occasionally to scrape the sides. Continue until a uniform consistency is achieved. Spoon dip into a serving dish and sprinkle with parsley. Serve with veggie chips. Serves 4. Sensible Portions Better-For-You, great tasting snacks have arrived! These light and crispy snacks are fun to eat and are 30% less fat than the leading potato chip. Grab a handful and enjoy! Sea Salt Veggie Chips and Lightly Salted Veggie Straws (7 oz.) and NEW Cinnamon Apple Straws. (6 oz.) $3.39

Spicy Greek Yogurt Ranch Dressing INGREDIENTS

½ cup Voskos Non Fat Greek Yogurt

½ tsp. garlic powder

1 Tbsp. ketchup

½ tsp. onion powder

½ tsp. hot sauce

½ tsp. dried oregano

1 jalapeño, finely chopped ½ tsp. ranch dip mix

Salt and fresh ground pepper to taste

1 Tbsp. milk

Veggies for dipping

DIRECTIONS

Mix all ingredients (except veggies) together in a small bowl. Add additional ranch dip mix if necessary. Chill until ready to serve. Serve with your favorite veggies. Serves 3. Voskos More protein, more probiotic and a thicker delicious taste makes Voskos the best choice for your family. This Plain Greek Yogurt has no guilt, so feel free to snack on it or cook with it. Original, Low Fat and Non Fat. (8 oz.) $1.29


Start 2012 With Taste Outstanding Wines for Decades Clos du Bois winery has been making outstanding wines for more than three decades. Their vision was to marry the best of California wines, which were rich, fruit forward and robust, with the best of French wines, which had an undeniable elegance. With a focus on sourcing the best quality grapes from Alexander Valley, Russian River Valley and the surrounding North Coast, the resulting collection of wines highlight the best of Sonoma County in a style that is both elegant and approachable.

Featured Winery – Clos du Bois Clos du Bois Chardonnay Clos du Bois Sauvignon Blanc Clos du Bois Cabernet Sauvignon Clos du Bois Merlot Clos du Bois Pinot Noir

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Imported Oyster Bay Pinot Noir Kim Crawford Sauvignon Blanc Nobilo Pinot Noir Layer Cake Shiraz Jacobs Creek Shiraz Cupcake Shiraz Campo Viejo Crianza Gato Negro Moscato Marcus James Riesling Santa Rita Cabernet Sauvignon Montecillo Crianza

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Fiesta for the New Year It’s Fiesta Fresh! January is National Meat Month and National Soup Month, so where better to shop than at your neighborhood Fiesta Mart. There you will find everything you need to make the best New Year Specialties and you can also find all the comfort veggies needed for the best soups to warm your belly. Fiesta’s Meat Department Give your family the comfort foods they crave with a boneless chuck or rump roast perfect for a slow cooked pot roast. But don’t stop there! If you’re trying to feed a lot of people at your Super Bowl Party, check out our short ribs and briskets to cook for all your friends. Cooked slow and low on the grill, these cuts will make you the MVP of the day! But if marinated meats are more your style, start your tail gate party with Fiesta’s Ready-To-Grill Marinated Beef Fajitas. These delicious cuts of skirt steak will keep everyone going during the game. And, we have Marinated Ribs and Chicken seasoned with Valentina Hot Sauce as well. Fiesta’s own special seasonings coupled with these great cuts will make everyone want seconds. Fiesta’s Produce Department We have a great selection of fresh fruits and vegetables just for you. Every season we search a variety of outlets to bring you what’s ripe, juicy, delicious and ready to eat. Everyone needs to eat more fresh fruits and vegetables. Research shows that fruits and vegetables are critical to promoting good health. So check out the Fresh Produce isle at Fiesta Mart. And, what better way to introduce veggies into your diet than with a delicious, hearty soup! Celebrate National Soup Month by making veggie soups or meat and veggie soups. The possibilities are endless! Sweet Onions from Peru A bridge between two worlds, these Nazca Onions are packed by hand and delicious in pico de gallo, French onion soup, eggs, casseroles, relishes and…whatever!

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Fiesta’s Bakery Don’t forget the bread! Baked fresh daily, Fiesta’s Bakery carries many artisan breads to dip into your delicious soup. From hearty Five Grain Bread to Brooklyn Deli Rye for the perfect sandwich, we’ve got it for you! Or, enjoy some aromatic Olive Oil and Rosemary Bread with a light salad. We’ve got sourdough bread, bagels, ciabatta and more. Fiesta’s Artisan Breads and Rolls bring a special touch to any occasion. And, did you know that Fiesta bakes their Bolillos every two hours to keep them fresh? Now that’s quality, only at your Fiesta Fresh store! To satisfy your sweet tooth, Fiesta has cakes, pastries, pies, cupcakes and more. You can pick them up right off the shelf or custom order them to celebrate your special occasion. Fiesta’s Deli Trays If you want to make things easy on yourself, just get a few deli trays made to order and skip the cooking hassle. Our hearty Deluxe Meat Trays include ham, turkey, roast beef and salami all expertly arranged to impress all your guests. Or, what about an impressive range of cheeses from around the globe? Make your entertaining a snap with a Cheese Tray with a variety of hand-cut cheeses topped off with fresh fruit. These trays will impress all your guests and will make a great addition to your table. Or, let a colorful Vegetable Tray round out the lineup of variety. With cherry tomatoes, celery, cucumbers, carrots, broccoli, cauliflower florets and more, these veggies will provide guilt-free snacking for everyone. Light and fresh, they’re a healthy way to get the game started. Visit www.fiestamart.com/html/buzz/fiesta-deli-brochure.shtml


To a Healthy 2012 CLIF CLIF takes great care in creating CLIF Kid snacks to give kids fantastic tasting food with the right kind of nutrition they need for their growing, active bodies. CLIF Z Bar in Chocolate, Chocolate Chip and Peanut Butter (7.6 oz./6 ct.) $3.79 NEW CLIF Z Fruit in Fruit Punch (4.2 oz./6 ct.) $3.79 Designer Whey These Protein Shakes are deliciously convenient with only 100 good-for-you calories. Enjoy as a healthy snack to help curb your hunger and tone your body. Get healthy, get strong and get results! Vanilla and Chocolate. (4/10.5 oz.) $8.69

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Designer Whey Enjoy guilt-free indulgence with Designer Whey Protein Bars. Each bar contains 10 grams of muscletoning protein plus calcium and vitamin D and B. Low in calories and naturally sweetened to satisfy your sweet tooth and tame your toughest cravings. Triple Chocolate Crunch, Chocolate Caramel Crunch and Peanut Butter Crunch. (1.41 oz.) 2/$3.00

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Uncle Lee’s Tea China Green Dieters’ Drink is blended with the best oriental herbs and it’s 100% natural. Begin drinking tea in small amounts and gradually increase the amount to suit your needs. Drink hot or cold after your meals and in the morning or evening. Gradually increase your tea strength after one week. (30 ct.) $2.99

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MetaboLife The MetaboLife Slender SatisfactionTM Shake is a delicious protein shake formulated especially for women as an in-between meal option to help curb appetite and avoid unhealthy snacks. This shake is made to give you a healthy amount of protein and fiber and that’s paired with the added benefits of Slendesta® to help you feel full. Stay on track with your weight management plan! Chocolate and Vanilla. (.81 lb.) $18.99

Tropical Oasis Don’t let age sneak up on you! Fight the aging process and damaging free radicals with 100% Pure Acai concentrated antioxidant to fight damaging free radicals. And Noni berry juice from the South Pacific is a perfect supplement for diabetics. This formula has a low glycemic value, low carbs, low calories, but still can effectively boost your immune system and fight damaging free radicals! Acai (32 oz.) $18.99 (16 oz.) $9.99 and Noni (32 oz.) $15.99 FruitrientsX FruitrientsX is a complete line of exotic fruit supplements. Fruit plants, from the core to the skin, are rich in phytonutrients and nutrient complexes that are extremely beneficial to our health. Each fruit has unique compounds that work in different ways in various parts of the body. Getting a variety helps insure that we get all that our bodies need. African Mango (Irvingia Gabonensis). (60 ct.) $12.99 Traditional Medicinals It’s cold season so let Organic Echinacea Plus® help you. It activates and stimulates immune cells, helping you to reduce the duration of symptoms and it also supports your immune system. It’s clinically tested! Echinacea Plus, Throat Coat, Breathe Easy and more. (16 ct.) $4.29 Lifeway A fermented milk product, Lifeway Kefir is similar to drinkable yogurt but far more probiotic. While yogurt contains only two to three strains of “live and active” cultures, Lifeway is packed with a unique blend of 12 probiotic cultures. It’s creamy and delicious and your whole family will enjoy it. Try Low Fat Kefir in Strawberry, Blueberry, Plain and more. (32 oz.) $3.49

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Fiesta Culinary School Explore the Art of Cooking

Join renowned cooking instructors as they teach you how to prepare exquisite specialties. They’ll also share their secrets for quick and easy preparation and flawless presentation. From down home cookin’ to upscale gourmet, you’ll find a culinary adventure for every lifestyle. •

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January 5 – Join the Fiesta Culinary School to kick off the year 2012 with cookbook author and instructor Dorothy Huang. She will be helping you with your “New Year Resolution” with a menu that is nutritional, easy to prepare and tasty. Come learn to make Wonton Soup, Spicy Fan-Tail Shrimp, Low Fat Sweet & Sour Pork, The Best Ever Steamed Vegetables and a Traditional Chinese Dessert of Fresh Fruit In Season. Hurry and reserve your spot! Sponsored by JFC.

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January 19 – Dorothy Huang returns to Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at the Fiesta Culinary School with classic dishes that are fun to prepare. Menu includes Crispy Spring Rolls with Sweet & Sour Sauce, Steamed Whole Fish with Shredded Ginger and Scallions, Double Happiness Shrimp, Stir-Fried Longevity Noodles with Chicken and Chinese New Year Sweet Treats. Reserve your place at the table today! Sponsored by JFC.

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February 9 – Love is in the air at the Fiesta Culinary School with Chef and Cookbook Author Terry Conlan. Experience a Heart Healthy Valentine Dinner featuring red wine and chocolate including Salmon and Asparagus Involintini, Spinach, Goat Cheese and Walnut Salad with Warm Pancetta/Red Wine Vinaigrette, Herbed Pork Loin Roast for Two with Red Wine/Expresso Sauce and Warm Dark Chocolate Cappucino Pudding Cake with Blue Berries. Sign up now for this sweetheart of a class. February 23 – Let Elizabeth Escobedo, a culinary educator specializing in fine, international cuisine, take you on a culinary journey with delicious fish dishes celebrating the Lenten season. Reserve your seat today for an evening of fun cooking.

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