FreshDirect Launches New Line of Frozen Entrees

- A fresh look at frozen food -

Oct 19, 2010, 09:44 ET from FreshDirect

LONG ISLAND CITY, N.Y., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- FreshDirect, New York City's premier online grocer, today announced a brand-new line of Frozen Entrees. With this new line, FreshDirect continues to provide additional ways to help customers save time and money, while enjoying chef-created, culinary delights.

FreshDirect's Frozen Entrees are prepared using the highest quality ingredients that are frozen just in time to lock in their flavors. Customers can choose from 10 entree options, from dishes filled with lush vegetables to rich dinners full of hearty comfort. Every option goes from freezer to table in minutes and provides a comfort meal at a time when consumers are looking for familiarity and simplicity.

Developed by FreshDirect's Chef Tina Bourbeau after months of development and research, the new line of frozen Entrees is created through innovative techniques that enhance and seal-in flavors, providing our customers with convenient, easily prepared meal for individuals or families.

"FreshDirect's Frozen entrees will provide our customers with another gourmet quality, time saving-option," said Rick Braddock, CEO and Chairman of FreshDirect. "Chef Tina Bourbeau has spent more than a decade cooking in New York's finest kitchens. We're thrilled to leverage her expertise to bring quality delicious frozen meals to our customers."

FreshDirect's Frozen Entrees include:

Bistro Chicken - Grilled All-White Breast Meat from Chicken Raised Without Antibiotics, Chanterelle Mushrooms, Haricots Verts, Spiced Potatoes & Creamy Bechamel Sauce

Bay Scallop & Vegetable Risotto - Scallops, Creamy Italian Rice, Asparagus, Fava Beans, Cauliflower & Roasted Corn

Southern-Style BBQ Brisket - Beef Brisket with Barbecue Sauce, Kale with Berkshire Bacon, Baked Beans & Jalapeno Cheddar Cornbread

Vegetarian Pasta Primavera - Farfalle Pasta, Asparagus, Cauliflower, Broccoli & Spinach with Creamy Parmesan Basil Sauce

Turkey & Cornbread Stuffing Dinner - Roasted All-White Turkey Breast Meat, Candied Pecan & Pork Sausage Cornbread Stuffing, Green Beans, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy

Vegetarian Spinach & Mushroom Lasagna - Spinach Pasta, Cremini Mushrooms, Spinach, Roasted Tomatoes, Mozzarella, Parmesan & Slow-Cooked Tomato Sauce

Turkey Meatballs, Whole-Wheat Penne Pasta, Slow-Cooked Tomato Sauce & Mozzarella Cheese

Sunday Ham - Bourbon-Glazed Ham, Parsley Potatoes, Peas & Carrots

Spinach & Ricotta Tortelloni - Spinach & Ricotta Filled Pasta with Tomatoes, Spinach & a Creamy Four-Cheese Alfredo Sauce of Parmesan, Emmental, Gorgonzola & Goat Cheese

Macaroni & Cheese with Berkshire Bacon - Pasta Shells with Gruyere Cheese Sauce, Berkshire Bacon, Butternut Squash & Roasted Tomatoes

To place an order for FreshDirect's Frozen Entrees, please visit us at

About FreshDirect

FreshDirect is one of the nation's leading online food brands and grocery providers, known for its convenient home delivery service and its offering of fresh, delicious food. FreshDirect has fulfilled more than 12 million orders to date. Their ever-expanding service area includes most of Manhattan, locations in Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and the Bronx, as well as parts of New Jersey, Connecticut, Westchester and Nassau County. FreshDirect ranks 70 on Internet Retailers America's Top 500 guide. For more information, visit


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