Entries by Nick's of Clinton

Why Choose to Shop at Nick’s of Calvert?

The place where you do your grocery shopping has a big impact on your life. Food is and extremely important commodity. Not only is a necessary staple in our lives, but food is often how we express love, culture, and identity. So, the type of food you buy, and where you buy it, says a […]

Choosing the Right Meat for Your Holiday Dinner

Now that we are in the middle of the holiday season, you have probably been busy planning meals, get-togethers with loved ones, and cooking up a storm. While turkey is the centerpiece of many holiday meals, it’s not the only option as a main dish. Of course, everyone loves the traditional bird, but you can […]

Choosing the Best Fall Wines

Fall is a magical time of year. We get treated to crisp weather, changing leaves, some fun holidays, as well as comforting food. There is something for just about everyone to enjoy when this season rolls around. And wine is one of those things. If you’re willing to set aside the seasonal microbrews and cider […]

Turkey Prep: Getting Ready for the Perfect Thanksgiving Day Feast

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, now is the time to put together your to-do list for planning the perfect Thanksgiving Day feast. If you’re hosting, there is a lot to prepare—from the turkey to the sides, sauces and pies, you’ll want everything to be perfect. At Nick’s of Calvert, we are your one-stop shop […]

The Best Way to Prepare Ribs

Who doesn’t love ribs? A half rack, full rack, or some individual spare ribs can hit the spot and impress your friends and family. Preparing and cooking ribs might seem challenging, but it’s not. What is tough is choosing how you plan to approach the task. There are many ways to prepare ribs, whether you […]

Packing a Healthy Lunch for Your School-Aged Children

If you are concerned about the food your child’s school is serving, you have a good reason. While they do their best, many school cafeterias have limited resources. So, the food they are serving isn’t necessarily what a parent would consider healthy. Many of the items on school lunch menus are high in starch, sugar, […]

Pairing the Right Craft Beer With Your Grilled Burger

When you own a BBQ grill, it seems like it’s always grilling season. Sure, there’s plenty of items you can put on the grill, but few things compare to a traditional, juicy burger. Whether you’re enjoying a no-frills, simple recipe, or one of those fancy super burgers, it’s going to taste much better if you […]