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Snack Time: Summer's 4th Meal

05/19/2014

Snack Time: Summer's 4th Meal

As temperatures rise, so do the amount of customers frequenting restaurants for after-work happy hours and impromptu weekend get-togethers. And what are they looking for…snacks!

Mintel finds that 30% of people are looking to appetizer lists for more snacking options throughout the day (Mintel Menu Insights). As today’s patrons look to nibble, snack and share their way through a meal, snacking is becoming a growing opportunity in the industry.

Dips & Spreads – A Must Have for any Snack-Friendly Menu

Dips and spreads are perfect for snacking and create a party atmosphere. They give patrons what they are looking for - a lot of shareability, mixing and matching and interacting with food, and they provide operators with easy, cost-effective ways to enhance their appetizer offerings.

Boost Sales & Profits with Anchor

57510424 – Anchor® Spin Dippers® Spinach & Artichoke Dip, 36/6 oz. trays

Spinach & Artichoke dip is among the top 3 appetizer dips on menus today (Datassentials Menu Trends, Apr 2014).

Made with spinach, artichoke hearts, garlic cream cheese, sour cream and bacon blended with Mozzarella cheese and a creamy Parmesan cheese sauce. Our spinach & artichoke dip can turn lower cost items like fries, chips or onion rings into premium snacks by putting a new twist on these traditional favorites.

For menu ideas, product information and other McCain appetizer products contact your McCain sales rep, visit McCainUSA.com or call 1.800.767.7377.

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