Monthly Archives: May 2012

What Everybody Ought to Know About Food Presentation

It’s a feast for the eyes. The art. The atmosphere. The appetizers. We’ve all attended such an affair- a black tie art gallery opening, an exclusive wine tasting event. The occasions are elegant and to be treasured. The art curator takes gentle care in selection and presentation of the works. The sommelier is just as careful in the choosing of the wine. The gourmet chef shares this sentiment. There’s a certain expectation when you’re attending an art gallery event or visiting your wine club. You expect crowd-pleasing baked gourmet snacks- and certainly not fried. You want your guests to enjoy … Continue reading

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The Perfect Crunch Can Liven Up Your Lunch

Looking for a break from the ho-hum lunch?  Yes, we are all guilty of throwing together the routine sandwich, fruit, chips, and a drink.  Maybe we go wild and throw in some pasta salad.  So dull, and so, well, soft.  Try putting some pep into your midday meal by adding the perfect crunch. Think about how biting into a delectable meal, then feeling that satisfying snap could change everything.  Break free from the ordinary with this Bean and Jalapeno Crisp Salad.   The zing and snap in the dish comes from John Wm. Macy’s Smoked Jalapeno CheeseCrisps. It’s really a fiesta … Continue reading

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Who Else Wants to Discover Their Perfect Snack?

Understanding how to create a special gathering is an art. It’s not only about what you serve, but how you serve it. John Wm. Macy’s CheeseSticks, CheeseCrisps, and SweetSticks are the perfect gourmet and baked snack answer for the appetizer to serve question. John Wm. Macy’s CheeseSticks Food lovers, wine, and professional event planners alike, rejoice with our award-winning twisted CheeseSticks! Reward your taste buds with any or all five delicious flavors including Original Cheddar, Melting Parmesan, Romano Garlic, Dijon Swiss or Cheddar & Scallion CheeseSticks. Which is your favorite? Are you in the mood for aged sharp cheddar & … Continue reading

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Now You Can Have the Perfect Snack

Foodies, sophisticated partiers and healthy snack aficionados, welcome to a new blog dedicated to one goal, one lofty ideal, one dream among impossible dreams… We refer, of course, to the quest for the perfect snack! Whether you’re looking for appetizer ideas, gourmet or baked snacks or a healthy snack, you have come to the right place. John Wm. Macy’s CheeseSticks have been delivering “the perfect crunch” in our twice-baked sourdough and cheese appetizers for 30 years. But what defines the perfect snack? Is it just great taste? Or does it go beyond taste into texture, flexibility of use, ease of … Continue reading

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