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Seven Steaks of Summer

Certified Angus Beef’s Seven Steaks of Summer

Summer is here—there’s no better time to celebrate grilling a delicious Certified Angus Beef steak on the barbecue!

For each purchase of Select 7 steaks of Summer packages get one entry to win groceries for a year. The promotion runs for 7 weeks with a different type of  steak each week:

Week 1- May 29 T-Bone

Week 2 – June 5 New York Strip

Week 3 – June 12 Boneless Ribeye

Week 4 – June 19  Top Sirloin Steak

Week 5- June 26 Bone-In Ribeye

Week 6 -July 3 Petite Sirloin

Week 7- July 10  Tri Tip 

Use your rewards phone number during checkout to be entered!  Click here for no purchase necessary and see official rules for details.

Nerds Painting

watercolor painting with nerds candy in cups with colors

Release your inner artist with this super unique watercolor technique! A delicious snack and your watercolor palette, the beloved candy Nerds is the base to your craft.

All you need is few basic supplies and you have yourself a fun afternoon full of sweets, pretty pictures and sunshine.

Supplies:

  • Nerds (preferably the small individual color boxes)
  • Cups
  • Paintbrush
  • Paper

Pour each color of Nerds into a separate cup. Pour water in each cup until Nerds are covered. The more water the more diluted the watercolor will be. Mix water and Nerds so the color candy coating is released into water. Grab a piece of paper and paintbrush and start creating your Nerd masterpiece. Have fun!

Food Club M&M Brownies

Food Club® Candy Coated Chocolate Brownies

Food Club M&M Brownies

Make a grocery list and choc(olate) it twice, because these candy coated chocolate brownies will change your life.

Ingredients:

1 box Food Club® fudge brownie mix

1/4 cup vegetable oil

2 eggs

1/2 cup candy coated chocolate candies

Instructions:

Mix all ingredients together and cook according to box instructions. Serve hot with ice cream or room temp as a traditional brownie. Enjoy!

Epic Milkshake

Epic Milkshakes

We scream for these epic candy and ice cream filled milkshakes and you will too. Sweeten up your summer nights with your own candy and cream concoction.

Ingredients:

4 scoops of your favorite ice cream

1-2 tbs. milk

1 cup melted chocolate

4 tbs. sprinkles

Your favorite candy

Instructions:

Melt chocolate and dip rim of cup into melted chocolate and then sprinkles.

Blend 2 scoops and milk until smooth. Pour into sprinkle-rimmed cup.

Top cup with 2 scoops of ice cream and add your candy favorites. Voila! You have yourself an epic milkshake.

Apple Dips

Dip it real good with these candy inspired apple dips.

Peanut Butter Cup Apple Dip

Peanut Butter Apple Dip with Peanut Butter Candies and Apple Slices

Ingredients

8 oz cream cheese, softened

½ cup butter, softened

¼ cup brown sugar, packed

½ cup peanut butter

2 teaspoons vanilla

1 cup peanut butter cups, chopped

Sliced apples for dipping

Directions

In large bowl, mix butter and cream cheese until smooth and well combined

Add in brown sugar, peanut butter and vanilla extract

Fold in chopped peanut butter cups

Serve dip right away or keep in refrigerator. Allow dip to soften at room temperature for 30 minutes before serving if refrigerated.

Caramel Apple Candy Dip

Apple Dip with Chocolate and Peanut Candy and Apple Slices

Ingredients

8 oz cream cheese, softened

½ cup brown sugar

½ cup sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla

4 tablespoons caramel syrup, divided

6 fun size caramel, nougat, and peanut candies, chopped

Sliced apples for dipping

Directions

In large bowl, mix cream cheese, brown sugar, sugar, vanilla and 2 tablespoons caramel syrup until well combined

Fold in half of the chopped Snickers.

Top with remaining Snicker pieces and drizzle on the remaining 2 tablespoons of caramel syrup.

Serve dip right away or refrigerate.

Caramel Apple Toffee Dip

Caramel Apple Dip with Toffee Crumbles and Apple Slices

Ingredients

8 oz cream cheese, softened

½ cup powdered sugar

1 tablespoon milk

½ tablespoon vanilla extract

3 toffee candy bars, crushed

3 tablespoons caramel sauce

Sliced apples for dipping

Directions

In large bowl, beat cream cheese until smooth, add in powdered sugar and beat until well combined.

Mix in milk and vanilla.

Fold in crushed toffee candy bars and then drizzle caramel sauce on top.

Serve right away or refrigerate.

Yogurt-Marinated Petite Sirloin Steak & Potato Salad

wooden table with steak and a potato salad on a plate

This fool proof yogurt marinated steak recipe is sure to become one of your favorites. Pick up petite sirloins steaks on sale this week and throw together a meal fit for royalty! Visit our Weekly Ad to get the deal and follow the recipe video here.

Ingredients:

4 petite sirloin steaks (about 6 ounces each)

¾ cup lemon garlic Greek yogurt dressing

8 (10-inch) wooden skewers

1 pound red potatoes

3 tablespoons olive oil

4 refrigerated hard-cooked eggs, chopped

1 Roma tomato, chopped

¼ cup quartered radishes

¼ cup thinly sliced red onion

1tablespoon chopped fresh basil

¼ teaspoon kosher salt

¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

½ cup loosely packed baby arugula

1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

Instructions:

Place steaks in large zip-top plastic bag; pour ½ cup dressing over steaks. Seal bag, pressing out any excess air; refrigerate at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours.

Soak skewers in water 30 minutes. Heat large saucepot of salted water to a boil over high heat; add potatoes and cook 10 minutes; drain and let cool.

Prepare outdoor grill for direct grilling over medium-high heat. Cut potatoes into quarters; toss with oil in large bowl. Thread potatoes onto skewers. Place skewers on hot grill rack; cover and cook 10 minutes or until potatoes are crisp, turning once; let cool.

Turn off burners on 1 side of grill. Remove steaks from marinade; discard marinade. Place steaks on hot grill rack over lit side of grill; cover and cook 6 minutes, turning once. Transfer steaks to unlit side of grill; cover and cook 4 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 140° for medium-rare. Transfer steaks to cutting board; tent with aluminum foil and let stand 5 minutes. (Internal temperature will rise 5 to 10° upon standing.)

Remove potatoes from skewers. In large bowl, toss eggs, tomato, radishes, onion, basil, salt, pepper, remaining ¼ cup dressing and potatoes until combined; fold in arugula and cheese. Serve steaks with potato salad.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 715 Calories, 44g Fat (14g Saturated), 329mg Cholesterol, 742mg Sodium, 30g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber, 6g Sugars, 3g Added Sugars, 49g Protein

Yogurt-Marinated Petite Sirloin Steak & Potato Salad

wooden table with steak and a potato salad on a plate

This fool proof yogurt marinated steak recipe is sure to become one of your favorites. Pick up petite sirloins steaks on sale this week and throw together a meal fit for royalty! Visit our Weekly Ad to get the deal and follow the recipe video here.

Ingredients:

4 petite sirloin steaks (about 6 ounces each)

¾ cup lemon garlic Greek yogurt dressing

8 (10-inch) wooden skewers

1 pound red potatoes

3 tablespoons olive oil

4 refrigerated hard-cooked eggs, chopped

1 Roma tomato, chopped

¼ cup quartered radishes

¼ cup thinly sliced red onion

1tablespoon chopped fresh basil

¼ teaspoon kosher salt

¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

½ cup loosely packed baby arugula

1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

Instructions:

Place steaks in large zip-top plastic bag; pour ½ cup dressing over steaks. Seal bag, pressing out any excess air; refrigerate at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours.

Soak skewers in water 30 minutes. Heat large saucepot of salted water to a boil over high heat; add potatoes and cook 10 minutes; drain and let cool.

Prepare outdoor grill for direct grilling over medium-high heat. Cut potatoes into quarters; toss with oil in large bowl. Thread potatoes onto skewers. Place skewers on hot grill rack; cover and cook 10 minutes or until potatoes are crisp, turning once; let cool.

Turn off burners on 1 side of grill. Remove steaks from marinade; discard marinade. Place steaks on hot grill rack over lit side of grill; cover and cook 6 minutes, turning once. Transfer steaks to unlit side of grill; cover and cook 4 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 140° for medium-rare. Transfer steaks to cutting board; tent with aluminum foil and let stand 5 minutes. (Internal temperature will rise 5 to 10° upon standing.)

Remove potatoes from skewers. In large bowl, toss eggs, tomato, radishes, onion, basil, salt, pepper, remaining ¼ cup dressing and potatoes until combined; fold in arugula and cheese. Serve steaks with potato salad.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 715 Calories, 44g Fat (14g Saturated), 329mg Cholesterol, 742mg Sodium, 30g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber, 6g Sugars, 3g Added Sugars, 49g Protein

Yogurt-Marinated Petite Sirloin Steak & Potato Salad

wooden table with steak and a potato salad on a plate

This fool proof yogurt marinated steak recipe is sure to become one of your favorites. Pick up petite sirloins steaks on sale this week and throw together a meal fit for royalty! Visit our Weekly Ad to get the deal and follow the recipe video here.

Ingredients:

4 petite sirloin steaks (about 6 ounces each)

¾ cup lemon garlic Greek yogurt dressing

8 (10-inch) wooden skewers

1 pound red potatoes

3 tablespoons olive oil

4 refrigerated hard-cooked eggs, chopped

1 Roma tomato, chopped

¼ cup quartered radishes

¼ cup thinly sliced red onion

1tablespoon chopped fresh basil

¼ teaspoon kosher salt

¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

½ cup loosely packed baby arugula

1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

Instructions:

Place steaks in large zip-top plastic bag; pour ½ cup dressing over steaks. Seal bag, pressing out any excess air; refrigerate at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours.

Soak skewers in water 30 minutes. Heat large saucepot of salted water to a boil over high heat; add potatoes and cook 10 minutes; drain and let cool.

Prepare outdoor grill for direct grilling over medium-high heat. Cut potatoes into quarters; toss with oil in large bowl. Thread potatoes onto skewers. Place skewers on hot grill rack; cover and cook 10 minutes or until potatoes are crisp, turning once; let cool.

Turn off burners on 1 side of grill. Remove steaks from marinade; discard marinade. Place steaks on hot grill rack over lit side of grill; cover and cook 6 minutes, turning once. Transfer steaks to unlit side of grill; cover and cook 4 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 140° for medium-rare. Transfer steaks to cutting board; tent with aluminum foil and let stand 5 minutes. (Internal temperature will rise 5 to 10° upon standing.)

Remove potatoes from skewers. In large bowl, toss eggs, tomato, radishes, onion, basil, salt, pepper, remaining ¼ cup dressing and potatoes until combined; fold in arugula and cheese. Serve steaks with potato salad.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 715 Calories, 44g Fat (14g Saturated), 329mg Cholesterol, 742mg Sodium, 30g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber, 6g Sugars, 3g Added Sugars, 49g Protein

Yogurt-Marinated Petite Sirloin Steak & Potato Salad

wooden table with steak and a potato salad on a plate

This fool proof yogurt marinated steak recipe is sure to become one of your favorites. Pick up petite sirloins steaks on sale this week and throw together a meal fit for royalty! Visit our Weekly Ad to get the deal and follow the recipe video here.

Ingredients:

4 petite sirloin steaks (about 6 ounces each)

¾ cup lemon garlic Greek yogurt dressing

8 (10-inch) wooden skewers

1 pound red potatoes

3 tablespoons olive oil

4 refrigerated hard-cooked eggs, chopped

1 Roma tomato, chopped

¼ cup quartered radishes

¼ cup thinly sliced red onion

1tablespoon chopped fresh basil

¼ teaspoon kosher salt

¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

½ cup loosely packed baby arugula

1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

Instructions:

Place steaks in large zip-top plastic bag; pour ½ cup dressing over steaks. Seal bag, pressing out any excess air; refrigerate at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours.

Soak skewers in water 30 minutes. Heat large saucepot of salted water to a boil over high heat; add potatoes and cook 10 minutes; drain and let cool.

Prepare outdoor grill for direct grilling over medium-high heat. Cut potatoes into quarters; toss with oil in large bowl. Thread potatoes onto skewers. Place skewers on hot grill rack; cover and cook 10 minutes or until potatoes are crisp, turning once; let cool.

Turn off burners on 1 side of grill. Remove steaks from marinade; discard marinade. Place steaks on hot grill rack over lit side of grill; cover and cook 6 minutes, turning once. Transfer steaks to unlit side of grill; cover and cook 4 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 140° for medium-rare. Transfer steaks to cutting board; tent with aluminum foil and let stand 5 minutes. (Internal temperature will rise 5 to 10° upon standing.)

Remove potatoes from skewers. In large bowl, toss eggs, tomato, radishes, onion, basil, salt, pepper, remaining ¼ cup dressing and potatoes until combined; fold in arugula and cheese. Serve steaks with potato salad.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 715 Calories, 44g Fat (14g Saturated), 329mg Cholesterol, 742mg Sodium, 30g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber, 6g Sugars, 3g Added Sugars, 49g Protein

Yogurt-Marinated Petite Sirloin Steak & Potato Salad

wooden table with steak and a potato salad on a plate

This fool proof yogurt marinated steak recipe is sure to become one of your favorites. Pick up petite sirloins steaks on sale this week and throw together a meal fit for royalty! Visit our Weekly Ad to get the deal and follow the recipe video here.

Ingredients:

4 petite sirloin steaks (about 6 ounces each)

¾ cup lemon garlic Greek yogurt dressing

8 (10-inch) wooden skewers

1 pound red potatoes

3 tablespoons olive oil

4 refrigerated hard-cooked eggs, chopped

1 Roma tomato, chopped

¼ cup quartered radishes

¼ cup thinly sliced red onion

1tablespoon chopped fresh basil

¼ teaspoon kosher salt

¼ teaspoon ground black pepper

½ cup loosely packed baby arugula

1/3 cup crumbled feta cheese

Instructions:

Place steaks in large zip-top plastic bag; pour ½ cup dressing over steaks. Seal bag, pressing out any excess air; refrigerate at least 1 hour or up to 8 hours.

Soak skewers in water 30 minutes. Heat large saucepot of salted water to a boil over high heat; add potatoes and cook 10 minutes; drain and let cool.

Prepare outdoor grill for direct grilling over medium-high heat. Cut potatoes into quarters; toss with oil in large bowl. Thread potatoes onto skewers. Place skewers on hot grill rack; cover and cook 10 minutes or until potatoes are crisp, turning once; let cool.

Turn off burners on 1 side of grill. Remove steaks from marinade; discard marinade. Place steaks on hot grill rack over lit side of grill; cover and cook 6 minutes, turning once. Transfer steaks to unlit side of grill; cover and cook 4 minutes or until internal temperature reaches 140° for medium-rare. Transfer steaks to cutting board; tent with aluminum foil and let stand 5 minutes. (Internal temperature will rise 5 to 10° upon standing.)

Remove potatoes from skewers. In large bowl, toss eggs, tomato, radishes, onion, basil, salt, pepper, remaining ¼ cup dressing and potatoes until combined; fold in arugula and cheese. Serve steaks with potato salad.

Approximate nutritional values per serving: 715 Calories, 44g Fat (14g Saturated), 329mg Cholesterol, 742mg Sodium, 30g Carbohydrates, 3g Fiber, 6g Sugars, 3g Added Sugars, 49g Protein