RD Choice – Cucumbers

If you feel like you are in a pickle, do not fret. The Dietitian’s Choice this week are cucumbers for are 4 for $3.00. What are Cucumbers? Cucumbers are a member of the gourd family of plants. Contrary to popular belief, it is thought that cucumbers are members of the nightshade family (peppers, tomatoes, eggplant), but […]

RD choice, Califia Farms Oat Milk

Califia Farms Oat Milk

RD Choice, Califa Farms Oat Milk By Sophia Wagner, Dietetic intern from Viterbo University From ice cream to cream cheese to the newest drink at your local Caribou Coffee, it seems like every day we see more and more products advertised as dairy-free or plant-based.  With the amount of plant-based milks on the market, it […]

RD Choice – Wild Harvest® Coconut Water


Have a Healthy New Year and refresh with a cold can of coconut water. Wild Harvest® Coconut Water is your Dietitian’s Choice, 4 for $5.00 on 8 oz cans from January 13 thru January 19th. Why Drink Coconut Water? Coconut water is obtained from young, green (immature) coconuts as they contain the most water. As […]

RD Choice – Green Giant® Riced Veggies


Have a Healthy Happy New Year! ​Doing keto, looking for low carb, or wanting to support your diabetes further? Your Dietitian’s Choice this week is Green Giant® Riced Veggies, $2.99 each per 10 oz package on select varieties. What Are Riced Veggies? As the name of the type of food applies, riced veggies is simply […]

RD Choice: Artic Shores Cooked Shrimp


Your Dietitian’s Choice is shrimply irresistible this week! It is Artic Shores Cooked Shrimp for $10.99 per 16 ounce package on 26/30 from December 9th through December 15th. Shrimp versus Prawns You may have heard people across the states refer to this food as either shrimp or prawns; however, they are actually different species. Refer […]

RD Choice: Sweet Potatoes and Yams


Image Source: Hidden Valley Ranch Ready for the autumn holiday season? Here is your chance to take advantage of everyone’s favorite root vegetable this November! Your Dietitian’s Choice this week are Sweet Potatoes and Yams for $0.99 per pound from November 11th thru November 17th. Please note that this post will focus on mostly just […]

RD Choice: Athenos® Feta Cheese


*written by Andrew Akhaphong, Mackenthun’s Fine Foods Registered & Licensed Dietitian Take a piece of the Mediterranean for your meals with Athenos® Feta Cheese. It is your Dietitian’s Choice this week for $3.99 on select varieties from November 4th to November 11th. What is Feta Cheese? Feta cheese is of Greece origin and the product […]

RD Choice: Del Monte® Tomatoes

*written by Cecelia Schmitt, Dietetic Intern from University of Michigian Reduce time and labor of putzing with fresh tomatoes for homemade sauces or soups and opt for canned tomatoes! Your Dietitian’s Choice this week is Del Monte® canned tomatoes, 4 for $5.00 on select varieties, from October 28th to November 3rd! What Are Tomatoes? There […]

RD Choice: HONEYSUCKLE® Gr Turkey


*written by Cecelia Schmitt, Dietetic Intern – University of Michigan Try swapping ground turkey for beef in your favorite lasagna, chili or taco recipe! Our Dietitian’s Choice this week is Honeysuckle Ground Turkey available for $5.99 per pound from October 21st to October 27th.  What is Ground Turkey? I know it’s shocking, but ground turkey […]

RD Choice: Old Home® Cottage Cheese

  *written by Andrew Akhaphong, Mackenthun’s Fine Foods Registered & Licensed Dietitian; Cecelia Schmidt, Dietetic Intern University of Michigan Sweet dreams are made of cheese, and so are cottages! Your Dietitian’s Choice this week is Old Home® Cottage Cheese for $4.49 each on select varieties. What is Cottage Cheese? Cottage cheese comes from cow’s milk; […]