Carla's Corner

Thanks for visting us.  Here, you can get the latest specials from The Fresh Market by Arctic Foods along with recipes and updates from Carla. Our Meat Shoppe & Fresh Market is located at 251 East Washington Avenue in Washington, NJ 07882.
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Grilled Half Chicken

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, August 10, 2017

This is an easy & delicious summer night meal for the grill. This dry rub recipe can be multiplied & kept in your spice cabinet as one of your go-to poultry seasonings!  ...read more

Sweet Corn & Zucchini Pie

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, August 03, 2017

This time of year it is impossible to pass up the gorgegous vegetables at Donaldson Farms. I made this last week and I am sorry to say, I was very selfish. I ate the whole thing myself. I had it for lunch all week. Between the zucchini and the sweet corn it was just too good to share.  ...read more

Grilled Pork Chops With Apricot - Rosemary Sauce

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, July 27, 2017

The sauce for this recipe can be made ahead of time and reheated to make for an easy weeknight dinner. I like to serve this with a side of couscous. There is something about apricots and couscous together that just click for me.  ...read more

Lasagna Stuffed Chicken Breast

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, July 13, 2017

I was in the mood for lasagna, but I didn't want a whole tray of it, and I didn't want the mess in my kitchen. I think I was really craving that delicious melted cheese and sauce combination. I came across this recipe and it took care of my craving. You can double the recipe to feed more, however this fed four easily. I just added a salad and some Italian bread to complete the meal.  ...read more

Pork Piccata

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, July 06, 2017

Do you need a quick dinner that doesn't involve standing over a hot grill tonight? This recipe is an old stand by of mine that comes into rotation a lot lately. Don't forget to grab some Arctic Foods pasta in our freezer when you pick up the pork!  ...read more

Blueberry Tart

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, June 29, 2017

I have the perfect recipe for the 4th of July. If you don't have a tart pan you can make it in a 8 or 9 inch square pan. It travels well, so bring it with you to the picnic!  ...read more

Smoky Grilled Chicken

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, June 22, 2017

This is a great recipe for a back yard barbecue. The sauce is enough for more than one chicken, so you can easily fill the grill with enough chicken to feed a crowd.  ...read more

Grilled Hawaiian BBQ Chicken (Grilled in foil packets)

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, June 15, 2017

These foil packets of chicken, pineapple and summer vegetables will become one of your grilling favorites. I would double the recipe for 8 servings just in case the aroma coming from the grill brings a neighbor or two over.  ...read more

Almond Crusted Chicken and Peach Salad with Buttermilk Chive Dressing

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, June 08, 2017

This is one of my favorite spring/summer salads. Any time I add chicken as a protein to my salad, I consider it a complete meal. I have served it for lunch or dinner and it is always a hit.  ...read more

Italian Stuffed Flank Steak

Carla DiTondo - Thursday, June 01, 2017

I found this recipe on Pinterest and I just loved how it sounded, and it didn't let me down one bit. I also like how easy it was to make with the steps laid out so nicely. I hope you will give it a try, too.  ...read more


251 East Washington Ave., Washington, NJ 07882
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