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Five Star Gives Back By Donating Hundreds of Meals to Two Local Food Pantries

Five Star Home Foods decided to donate hundreds of meals to The Manna from Heaven Food Pantry at the Salvation Army of West Chester, Pennsylvania in December, 2018. The food pantry received boxes of Five Star Home Foods’ all-natural meats, poultry and seafood to help feed local families who were in need.


VIDEO: Defrost Flash-Frozen & Vacuum Sealed Meats in Minutes!

Five Star Home Food’s Fast Thawing Meats Make Dinnertime Quick & Easy

Our customers have been raving for years about how quick they can go from freezer to dinnertime in a half hour or less because of the fast thawing meats. So, we wanted to see for ourselves, how long does it actually take to thaw our all-natural chicken breast?


5 Quick and Easy Sheet Pan Meals

Sheet pan meals are so underrated. Not only do they make your clean up super easy, but you can actually serve the meal using that same dish! Just throw everything on to the pan and bake it; no stirring, frying, grilling or boiling required! Perfect for meal prepping or feeding an army.


How The McLean Family Eats Healthier and Saves Time With Five Star Home Foods

When we first met the McLean family, they were struggling to put a healthy dinner on the table every night due to their busy schedule. Both parents work full time and the two kids are involved in multiple activities each season, making it feel nearly impossible to maintain a healthy lifestyle while getting everything accomplished in the day. With Five Star's help, Laurie and her family were able to cut back on their time spent grocery shopping and make family dinnertime possible, again


Here's Where 40% of the Food Bought in the U.S. Goes...

In The Trash.

No, seriously… About 40% of the food bought in the U.S. is not eaten. [1]


7 Ways to Start Craving Healthy Food

Did you know, most junk-food cravings are learned over time, based on years and years of exposure? You weren’t just born craving chocolate; that was learned!


The 4 Home Appliances You Should Clean Annually

Failure to Do So Can Cause Fires, Respiratory Problems, and Severe Illnesses


Get a Free BBQ Pack with the Purchase of a Grill! (Expired)

With grilling season right around the corner, this is the perfect time to update your old grill or purchase your very first outdoor grill! During the entire month of May, we’ll be giving away a Free BBQ Pack with a purchase of a Grill!


Quick Chicken Tacos Recipe

Celebrate Taco Tuesday the right way with this quick and easy chicken tacos recipe! Top it with your choice of sour cream, chipotle tabasco sauce, tomatoes, avocado, jalapeños and cheese for a flavor punch the whole family will love!

Serves: 4
Total time: 25 Minutes


Korean Flank Steak Lettuce Wraps with Hoisin Onions

Think steak can't be part of a healthy meal? Think again! Flank steak is actually low in calories and very high in protein, so it can be part of a balanced meal!