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10 things you should know about Vallarta Supermarket

Vallarta Supermarket recently opened its third store in Fresno. We offer a guide on what you can find at the store that specializes in Latino food.

Food & Drink

New Vallarta Supermarket offers an array of choices

Ysidro Martinez, store director for the new Vallarta Supermarket at Clinton and Weber, talks about the store's unique shopping experience, such as hot home-style meals from the taqueria (with tortillas made from scratch), produce from a diverse variety of Latin countries, fresh meat department and an on-site bakery.

Bethany Clough

Where to eat out on Thanksgiving Day

Several Fresno-area restaurants are open on Thanksgiving Day and serving a traditional turkey meal. They include School House, Manhattan, Elbow Room, Macaroni Grill, Black Angus, Fleming’s, Marie Callender’s and Mimi’s Cafe. Ruth’s Chris is booked.

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Turkey 101 top tips

Mary Pitman, of Pitman Family Farms and Mary's Turkeys, shares her top tips of how to cook a turkey at Whole Foods on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016, in Fresno.

Bethany Clough

4 new restaurants open in Fresno

New restaurants opening in Fresno include the Flight Line Cafe at Chandler Airport serving Chinese and American food, Noah’s Art Restaurant & Bakery serving Mediterranean and Armenian food and desserts like baklava, opera cake and tiramisu. Jersey Mike’s and Dickey’s Barbecue Pit are also opening.

Food & Drink

Free food, discounts for veterans Friday

Veterans and active military members can get free food and other discounts on Veterans Day in the Fresno/Clovis area. Restaurants REV’S, Texas Roadhouse, Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Wienerschnitzel, Black Angus MB2 Raceway at Sierra Vista Mall, JCPenney and Great Clips.

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Free food for Valley voters

Restaurants in Fresno, Selma, Sanger and Clovis are offering free food on Election Day. Chuck E. Cheese’s, 7-Eleven and Firehouse Subs are offering free food, along with taco trucks in eight locations.

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How to peel, chew sugar cane

Cha Vang Her of Her Farms grows sugar cane on his southwest Fresno farm because it is popular among immigrant Laotian families. He is also trying to introduce it to American palates.

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New Vallarta Supermarket offers an array of choices

Ysidro Martinez, store director for the new Vallarta Supermarket at Clinton and Weber, talks about the store's unique shopping experience, such as hot home-style meals from the taqueria (with tortillas made from scratch), produce from a diverse variety of Latin countries, fresh meat department and an on-site bakery.
John Walker The Fresno Bee
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