‘Best Of Texas’ Coming To Market Street July 12-13

Market Street will hold its annual Best of Texas expo from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. July 12-13. The event will highlight products from the Lone Star State at all 12 Market Street locations in North Texas, Lubbock, Amarillo and Wichita Falls.

Market Street will offer free samples of appetizers, entrées and desserts comprised of products grown and produced throughout Texas, and also conduct product demonstrations during Best of Texas. In addition, Market Street team members will be available to answer questions and provide recommendations.

“Our Best of Texas promotion is always a popular one and an opportunity for guests to discover many locally grown favorites they may not be aware of,” said Wes Jackson, CMO for The United Family, parent company of Market Street.

Displays will be highlighted throughout the stores to help shoppers identify featured Best of Texas items.

The following is a schedule of items that will be available to sample each day:

July 12

Llano Wine

Promise Land milk

Boomerang’s frozen pies

Texas Tamale Co.

Texas Tea

Shotz Natural Energy Drinks

July 13

Messina Hof wines

Mateo’s Salsa and Beanitos chips

Michael Angelo’s frozen lasagna

Live Kombucha soda

Fischer & Wieser sauces

In addition, the following items also will be highlighted:

• Texas red, yellow and orange seedless watermelons

• Texas cantaloupe

• Texas brownies

• Mom’s Strawberry Cake

• All-natural jalapeno cheese bread

• Texas Ginger Snaps cookies and Arriba Coffee

Eddy’s smoked sausage

Padrino tamales

Olli Wild Boar Salame

• In-house roasted turkey (chili rubbed and garlic rosemary)

• Texas-grown basil

• Texas Gulf shrimp

• Tejano tortillas with Opa’s smoked sausage

Kylito’s BBQ Sauce and Pederson’s Sausage

Primizie crispbread and Zilks Hummus

Whole 5

WOATS Oat Snacks

Market Street locations can be found in Allen, Amarillo, Colleyville, Coppell, Flower Mound, Frisco, Lubbock (3), McKinney, Plano and Wichita Falls.

Market Street is a United Supermarkets LLC banner. The company, dba The United Family is a Texas-based grocery chain with stores in 35 markets across north and west Texas. A self-distributing company with its headquarters in Lubbock and distribution centers in Lubbock and Roanoke, United operates 68 stores under five banners: United Supermarkets, Market Street, Amigos, Albertsons Market and United Express, along with ancillary operations R.C. Taylor Distributing, Praters and Llano Logistics.

The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Albertson’s LLC.

For more information, visit unitedtexas.com.

About The Author

A 10-year employee of The Shelby Report who writes for and about food. In previous lives, she worked at a police department in Texas and an amusement park in Arkansas. She also was a newspaper publisher for more than a decade. Not sure which of those qualified her for this job.