Jumpstart Your Summer With Delicious Grilling Recipes and Helpful Tips for Successful Backyard Barbecues

Jun 05, 2006, 01:00 ET from Huhtamaki Americas

    HORSHAM, Pa., June 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Chinet(R), Frank's(R) RedHot(R)
 and The Beef Checkoff have joined forces to heat up backyard barbecues
 across America this summer. The "Summer Grillin'" campaign offers delicious
 grilling recipes combining Frank's RedHot and Beef, along with a coupon for
 a savings on the purchase of Chinet Paper Plates.
     From now until Aug. 31, Frank's RedHot and Beef will feature appetizing
 "Summer Grillin'" recipes and helpful grilling tips on their web sites at
 http://www.FranksRedHot.com and http://www.BeefItsWhatsForDinner.com. Also,
 look for an advertising insert in newspapers nationwide on Sunday, June 18,
 featuring a recipe for RedHot Burgers and the savings coupon for Chinet
 Classic White or Casual Plates.
     Barbecue enthusiasts are invited to tune into the "Flavors of
 America(R)" Cooking Show for even more about "Summer Grillin.'" Renowned
 Chef Jim Coleman, host of the 30-minute television program, will be joined
 by Chef Richard Chamberlain, author of The Healthy Beef Cookbook, in
 preparing mouthwatering recipes including Ranch Steak Panini, Chipotle
 Sloppy Joes, as well as a dessert recipe. The Cookbook is a collection of
 more than 130 delicious lean beef recipes, nutrition tips and culinary
 techniques and is available wherever books are sold.
     This special "Summer Grillin'" program will also feature Chef Coleman's
 tips for outdoor grilling and summer entertaining. The "Flavors of America"
 "Summer Grillin'" special is scheduled to air on June 6, June 29, July 18,
 and Aug. 1 on CN8, The Comcast Network. CN8 markets include Boston,
 Springfield, Providence, Hartford, New York, Philadelphia, Harrisburg,
 Baltimore, New Jersey and Dallas. The program will also air on Public
 Television stations across the United States. Recipes and grilling tips can
 also be accessed beginning June 1, on the "Flavors of America" Web site at
     About the Promotional Partners
     Chinet, produced by the Retail Business Unit of Huhtamaki Americas, is
 the leading brand in premium disposable tableware, including plates, bowls,
 cups, napkins and table covers. Frank's RedHot, a unit of Reckitt Benckiser
 Inc., has been on the market since 1920, and was the secret ingredient in
 the original Buffalo Wing recipe in Buffalo, New York in 1964.
     The Beef Checkoff Program was established as part of the 1985 Farm
 Bill. The checkoff assesses $1 per head on the sale of live domestic and
 imported cattle, in addition to a comparable assessment on imported beef
 and beef products. States retain up to 50 cents on the dollar and forward
 the other 50 cents per head to the Cattlemen's Beef Promotion and Research
 Board, which administers the national checkoff program, subject to USDA
     Recipe for RedHot(R) Burgers
     1/4 cup Frank's(R) RedHot(R) Buffalo Wing Sauce
     1/4 cup blue cheese or ranch salad dressing
     1-1/2 pounds ground beef
     1. Mix Buffalo Wing Sauce and salad dressing.
     2. Shape ground beef into four thick patties.
     3. Grill burgers 11 to 13 minutes until medium (160 degrees F) doneness,
        until no longer pink in the center and juices run clear.
     4. Place burgers on rolls with lettuce and tomatoes. Spoon Buffalo
        Dressing over burgers.
     5. Serve on a Chinet(R) Plate.

SOURCE Huhtamaki Americas