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All the Ways you can Experience Holiday Flavors at Heinen’s

All the Ways you can Experience Holiday Flavors at Heinen’s

The following guide was written by Heinen’s partner Alex Miles.

‘Tis the season for all things peppermint, gingerbread and eggnog!

It’s one of the busiest yet happiest times of year at our stores, especially with shoppers embracing all of the fa-la-la fabulous flavors of the season. From chocolates and cookies to snacks and drinks, check out the most festive and flavorful products on our shelves this holiday season!

Heinen's Cranberry Apple Pie

1. Heinen’s Cranberry Apple Pie
Tender, flaky crust combined with nostalgic cranberry apple flavor makes this pie a delectable addition to your festive dessert spread. Made from scratch using natural juices and ingredients, it tastes just as good as homemade pie without any of the hard work!

Available for a limited time in the Bakery.

Pierre's Peppermint Stick Ice Cream

2. Pierre’s Peppermint Stick Ice Cream
Peppermint and ice cream are a match made in holiday heaven. Pierre’s rendition blends traditional peppermint ice cream with peppermint candy pieces for a yummy frozen treat. Ice cream lovers can even mix and match with other flavors – Pierre’s Chocolate, Vanilla Bean, Mint Chocolate Chip and more!

Available for a limited time in the Frozen Department.

3. Mitchell’s Peppermint Stick Ice Cream & Mitchell’s Cinnamon Ice Cream
If you’re from Cleveland and love ice cream, then you definitely know Mitchell’s. The family-owned brand serves up scoops of the most delicious ice cream flavors made with premium ingredients. The holidays are no exception, which is why you need to fill your freezer with pints of Mitchell’s Peppermint Ice Cream and Cinnamon Ice Cream flavors, made at Mitchell’s flagship ice cream shop in Ohio City. It’s a great way to support a local business and get your freezer into the frosty, festive spirit!

Available for a limited time in the Frozen Department at Cleveland Heinen’s locations only.

Heinen's and Great Lakes Brewing Company Christmas Ale Beer Brats

4. Heinen’s and Great Lakes Brewing Co. Christmas Ale Beer Bratwurst
You know we love local, family-owned brands, which makes it easy to team up with Great Lakes Brewing Co. whenever possible. As an extension of the customer-favorite Great Lakes Brewing Co. and Heinen’s Dortmunder Beer Bratwurst collaboration, we’ve partnered again for the launch of our Christmas Ale Beer Bratwurst.

Available in the Meat Department, the bratwurst is crafted with Great Lakes’ top-selling Christmas Ale along with our CARE-certified pork. Best of all, it’s preservative free and contains no artificial flavors. Serve it with veggies, toss it into pasta or cook it up for a holiday appetizer – there are so many ways to enjoy this merry protein option!

Available in the Meat Department for a limited time.

Hartzler Eggnog

5. Hartzler Eggnog
Known across Ohio, Hartzler Eggnog is one of those classic brands to have in your fridge throughout the holidays. Enjoy it alone or stir it into your favorite libation for a fresh, spirted holiday cocktail.

Available for a limited time in the Dairy Department at Cleveland Heinen’s locations only. Smith’s Eggnog is another great, local eggnog option available at all Cleveland and Chicago Heinen’s locations.

Nut Pods Cinnamon Swirl Creamer

6. Nut Pods Cinnamon Swirl Creamer
The holidays conjure up an image of enjoying a warm cup of coffee by the fire, right? If that plan is a part of your winter break, pick up Nut Pods shelf-stable Cinnamon Swirl Creamer to make the moment even sweeter. Its smooth, rich flavor and zero grams of sugar make it the best way to begin your day.

Available in the Coffee Aisle.

7. Heinen’s Yule Log
Highly anticipated year after year, the Heinen’s Yule Log spreads delicious cheer all season long.
Made from scratch by a trusted partner specifically for Heinen’s Bakery, this decadent, chocolate cake-based creation is oozing with creamy, white chocolate filling and decorated with intricate frosting to evoke a real holiday log. The amazing taste and look make this dessert the ultimate showstopper at every holiday party.

Available for a limited time in the Bakery.

Heinen's Ginger Cookie Crisps

8. Heinen’s Ginger Cookie Crisps
New to our stores this year, Ginger Cookie Crisps are just what Santa – and the whole family – ordered. Free of preservatives, artificial flavors and synthetic colors, these cookies make for the perfect mid-day snack or treat. Enjoy them with some vanilla frosting or crush them into pie crust for a holly jolly dessert.

Available in the Cookie Aisle.

Heinen's Honey Fig Pistachio and Cranberry Cream Cheese

9. Heinen’s Honey Fig Pistachio Cream Cheese Spread and Cranberry Cream Cheese Spread
In our opinion, the holidays are happiest with cream cheese. Available year round and perfect for baking and brunching, Heinen’s Honey Fig Pistachio Cream Cheese and Cranberry Cream Cheese offer rich, delicious flavor that can be smeared onto bagels, crackers or veggies. If you’re in the mood for a yummy appetizer, try integrating these creamy concoctions into dip recipes to spread some extra cheesy cheer.

Available in the Dairy Department.

Heinen's Dark Chocolate Peppermint Cremes

10. Heinen’s Dark Chocolate Peppermint Crèmes
We saved some of the best for last! With a refreshingly minty and creamy center enveloped in a rich shell, our Dark Chocolate Peppermint Crèmes make for a truly special stocking stuffer, especially for all of the chocolate lovers in your life. They’re also a beautiful, tasty addition to cheese boards and dessert tables. When it comes to the holiday season, chocolate might be one of our favorite traditions!

Available in the Candy Aisle.

By Heinen's Grocery Store

In 1929, Joe Heinen opened the doors of a small butcher shop on the east side of Cleveland, Ohio, aiming to establish himself as the city’s purveyor of quality meats. As customers came into Heinen’s new shop for their meat purchases, they began asking him to carry groceries as well. Joe added homemade peanut butter, pickles and donuts and by 1933, business had grown enough to include a line of produce and canned goods. Heinen’s Grocery Store was born.

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