Restaurant Neighbor Award Deadline Extended
Each year, the National Restaurant Association and American Express awards $5,000 each to four restaurants — one small business, one mid-size business, one large business/national chain and one Humanitarian of the year — through its Restaurant Neighbor Award, an awards program that recognizes outstanding community service efforts among our nation’s restaurants. The deadline to apply for the award is now January 7th, 2012. To apply for the award or to nominate a restaurateur who is actively involved in his or her community, please contact Brandy Nielson at 402.488.3999, or apply online at http://restaurant.org/sustainability/rna/
Gluten-Free Egg Beaters Florentine
ConAgra is at it again, Egg Beaters Florentine is the newest variety to join the line of flavored Egg Beaters. With a blend of spinach, tomato, onion, mozzarella cheese and Italian herbs, and like all Egg Beaters varieties, the Eggs Florentine is made of real, all-natural egg whites and is the perfect solution for anyone looking to eat a filling breakfast without the extra cholesterol, fat or calories of shell eggs. Each serving of Eggs Florentine, made of all-natural egg whites, contains 4g of protein, less than 5mg of cholesterol, less than 0.5g of fat and only 30 calories. Additionally, Egg Beaters Florentine is gluten-free.