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November 6, 2023

Simplify Your Thanksgiving with Pre-Measured Seasoning Packs 

As Thanksgiving approaches, the excitement for a delightful feast with family and friends is palpable. But for many, the thought of preparing a meal for a large gathering can be daunting. The meal planning, shopping lists, precise measurements, and time-consuming seasoning can turn what should be a joyous occasion into a stressful one. That’s where our Pre-Measured Seasoning Packs and Gourmet Recipes come to the rescue! Let’s dive into how these packs can transform your Thanksgiving experience into a stress-free and delicious culinary adventure.

The All-in-One Solution

Our Thanksgiving Feast Seasoning Packs are designed to make your holiday cooking a breeze. Say goodbye to the endless search for recipes, measuring out spices, and worrying about getting the perfect flavors. Our all-in-one solution includes pre-measured seasoning packs and recipes for all your traditional favorite Thanksgiving dishes.

What’s on the Menu?

With our seasoning packs, you can confidently prepare a Thanksgiving feast that will leave your guests raving. Here’s a glimpse of what you can create:

Savory Turkey: Our carefully curated seasoning pack guarantees a succulent, perfectly seasoned turkey that will have everyone coming back for seconds.

Famous Mashed Potatoes & Gravy: Creamy, dreamy mashed potatoes with rich, flavorful gravy that’s ready to impress.

Sausage & Herb Stuffing: An aromatic blend of savory herbs and hearty sausage for a stuffing that will steal the show.

Cheesy Green Bean Casserole: Take your green bean casserole to the next level with our deliciously cheesy recipe and seasonings.

Sweet Potatoes with Toasted Pecan Crumble: A delightful twist on a classic, with a sweet and nutty topping that’s sure to please.

Stress-Free Cooking

One of the most appealing aspects of our Pre-Measured Seasoning Packs is the stress-free cooking experience they offer. Our Thanksgiving recipe sheet comes complete with shopping lists and easy step-by-step instructions for each dish. We’ve taken the guesswork out of the equation, making your holiday meal preparation a breeze. You can spend less time stressing in the kitchen and more time enjoying the company of your loved ones.

Expert Pairing Advice

What’s a Thanksgiving feast without the perfect wine pairings? We’ve got you covered with expert pairing advice. Our recommendations will ensure that your meal is a harmonious delight, with wine choices that complement the flavors of your dishes and elevate the dining experience.

Quality Ingredients

We believe in the importance of using top-quality ingredients. That’s why our seasoning packs are made with non-GMO, no MSG recipe base ingredients and carefully sourced whole herbs and spices. We’re committed to providing you with the best, so you can serve your loved ones only the finest flavors.

This Thanksgiving, let us take the stress out of your holiday preparations and bring joy back to your kitchen. With our Pre-Measured Seasoning Packs, you can focus on what truly matters – enjoying the company of loved ones and savoring the incredible flavors of your homemade feast. Make this Thanksgiving one to remember by simplifying your cooking process and elevating your culinary creations with our seasoning packs.

Don’t let the stress of cooking overshadow the joy of the season. Order your Pre-Measured Seasoning Packs today and embrace a Thanksgiving that’s as delightful to prepare as it is to savor. Your taste buds and your guests will thank you!

Click to get your Gourmet Thanksgiving Kit



October 31, 2023

Easy Family Dinner Recipes – 5 Creative Ways to Cook with Squash 

1. Squash Fries
Cut squash into french-fry-size, and dip in: 1. Flour mixed with a Spitfire Gourmet “Boozy Bouillon” pack, 2. Egg, then 3. Panko Bread crumbs (or any fine ground crumbs like cornflake crumbs, etc). Convection bake at 400 degrees for about 10 minutes to crispy. Dip in Ranch & marinara.

2. Marinara
Make healthy homemade marinara with roasted and blended squash, and add to sauteed onion, garlic, garden tomatoes, tomato paste, oregano, basil, and a
Spitfire Gourmet “Zesty Sweet Tang” pack. Simmer all day long. This freezes great!

GOURMET TIP: Just poke squash like a baked potato, and bake to roast until soft when inserting a knife.

3. Squash Beer Cheese Soup
Squash Beer Cheese Soup made with a 
Spitfire Gourmet “Boozy Bouillon” pack: Just roast 2-3 squash, then cool and blend to smooth. Use them as the substitute for half&half in the recipe. (Gourmet Tip: Roast and blend extra, and freeze some for use later.)

4. Roasted Side Dish
Slice 1/4″ thick “wheels, and single layer them on a baking sheet. Spray with Olive Oil, and sprinkle with a 
Spitfire Gourmet “Teriyaki Ooh-mami” pack. Roast at 400 for 20-25 minutes, sprinkling with parmesan cheese in the last 5 minutes.

5. Mashed ‘Squatatoes’ – Our latest FAVORITE!
Roast 3-4 squash while baking 4-5 potatoes. Use mixer to blend with 1/2 stick butter, 1-2 cups sour cream, and Spitfire Gourmet “Boozy Bouillon” pack 
These easy family dinner recipes featuring squash are not only scrumptious but also a great way to incorporate healthy ingredients into your meals. Whether you’re making squash fries, a hearty soup, or a delightful side dish, your family is sure to love these creative dishes. Give them a try and see for yourself!



October 9, 2023

Screen Use, Social Media Are Top Health Concerns for Parents

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September 28, 2023

Fresh Garden Salsa

Chop about 20 cups of veggies and herbs (1/2 tomatoes, and the remainder onions, peppers, cilantro, parsley, garlic). Mix with 1-2 cups Apple Cider Vinegar and 2-3 packs Spitfire Gourmet Zesty Sweet Tang. S&P to taste.



September 1, 2023

Yummy Summer Garden Slaw

It’s harvesting season in the garden. Pick fresh cabbage, kale, onion, carrots, broccoli, cauli, parsley, cilantro and anything else you want to shred. Then mix one pack of “Zesty Sweet Tang” with 1/4 cup each of ACV and sour cream, and add sugar and salt to taste (we like ours sweet). So healthy and yummy! 

Click here for the recipe. 



June 29, 2023

Easy Gourmet Summer Cookout Recipes & Packs

Get out of the kitchen and enjoy your family and friends this summer.

Click here to try it. 


Prime Rib

December 29, 2022

We had a crazy amount of clicks on our
easy Prime Rib recipe this year.
(Thank you!)

Teriyaki Ooh-mami
(Just rub it on!)

Click here to try it. 

On a mission to help families eat better. Cook easy gourmet dinners with tender juicy flavorful big meat dishes of beef, big game (like steak, venison, bear and elk), birds (like pheasant, wild turkey, duck and chicken) and wild caught fish (like salmon, tuna and trout)… all with healthy vegetables, sides or easy one-dish dinners.