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Taste of Italy at King Soopers

The Taste of Italy event is going on now though September 27th at King Soopers stores across Colorado.  This is an Italian culinary celebration where you can explore new specialty Italian foods for a limited time.  If you are a foodie, or love Italian cuisine, this is THE event for you!  No need to fly to Italy to partake, simply let the Taste of Italy event be your guide.  Imagine a white truffle oil garlic bread, or an antipasti platter with 3 flavors of salami, prosciutto, roasted red peppers, crostini and fresh Burrata cheese.  Are you hungry yet?

King Soopers has  launched a new site, ItalianWorldFlavor.com to promote the event, complete with authentic Italian recipes broken down by Aperitivo, Antipasto, Primo, Secondo and Contorno dishes, coupons on select products, and a sweepstakes where you can enter to win $25 King Soopers Gift Card when you vote for your favorite Italian recipe.

King Soopers is even giving away free food (with purchase) to promote this event and encourage you to try the amazing recipes they posted on their website.  See all the free food options here!  I took advantage of the free balsamic vinegar, free lady fingers, and free crostini crackers when I was there.  I can’t wait to put together my Italian meal this weekend, using the recipes on the ItalianWorldFlavor site.    I’ll be sure to share my complete Italian meal on Friday!

Each area of the store has it’s own Taste of Italy display featuring Italian foods from various parts of Italy.  They also have little brochures at each station featuring the specialty products that you will discover in that station.

In the deli, you’ll find specialty cheeses, olives, tapenades, mascarpone cheese, fruit spreads and more!

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In the bakery, you’ll find freshly baked olive bread and ciabatta rolls as well as the lady fingers used to make a traditional tiramisu.

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You’ll also find authentic Italian pastas in every shape and size, Italian pasta sauce, red and green pesto, marinated artichokes, White Truffle Oil, and everything you could ever imagine using in an Italian dish!

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If you love to cook Italian, or even if want to surprise your family or host a dinner party with an authentic Italian meal, this is the time to do it and the event to learn all about Italian food!  Taste of Italy is a limited time event, so hurry in to King Soopers to take advantage of the amazing Taste of Italy selection of products before it ends on the 27th.

Be sure to also take advantage of the Buy 4, Save $4 Promotion going on at King Soopers, particularly on their Private Selection line, where you’ll find capers for $.59, Italian Cacciatori Sauce for $1.49, Balsamic Glaze for  $2.79 and more fabulous deals on Italian inspired products.

See the best of the Private Selection sale here.

 

My name is Eva Fry, and I am a Colorado native and the founder of the free uGrocery price comparison service and a grocery savings expert.  All opinions are always my own, however this post was sponsored on behalf of King Soopers.

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