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About: MeredithN



Meredith Napolitano
Meredith Napolitano writes the food blog where she weaves everyday thoughts and moody photos with simple, fresh, bold and natural home cooking with an emphasis on using whole ingredients, saving cash and savoring it all. While turning out savory, rustic and balanced meals is an everyday affair in Salvegging's kitchen, what would life be without a sweet nosh? Baking treats, often with a spin or natural flair is a hot topic on Salvegging. Meredith loves new ingredients, challenges and looks forward to bridging her recipes with widely-available ingredients as a Shop-Rite Panelist. She lives just a short walk from the Hudson River, in Jersey City, NJ with her boyfriend, Ed.

Posts by MeredithN


Spicy-Sweet Ginger + Chocolate Cookies

Posted by , January 7th, 2015

Dark chocolate and ginger; it’s a specific pairing, and sometimes a perfect one. Just the heated flavors I go for this time of year when the adrenaline is high. Like those chocolate-covered candied ginger pieces, a little of each flavor alone together goes a long way. Read More »


Just Good Pumpkin Bread

Posted by , December 3rd, 2014

As I post these photos I snapped while my favorite pumpkin bread cooled all Tuesday afternoon, I realize that, despite the dozens of pumpkin recipes on my Pinterest boards, and the fact that we really enjoyed the pumpkin granola and pumpkin scones I made this weekend, I am simply eager to make this big ole’ loaf again Read More »


Wholesome Raisin Bran Muffins

Posted by , September 29th, 2014

When ShopRite sent me a package of their line of individual organic raisin boxes to report on, I was happy to have a quick snack around for tucking into lunch bags for the day along with some nuts, but also armed with a forthcoming incentive to bake up a batch of my favorite bran muffins to share with you, Read More »


Cooking Through Summer’s Bounty

Posted by , September 11th, 2014

I always feel like a better cook during the summer. Despite all outdoor signals that the oven should not be on, my creativity is fueled by the unbelievable amount of fresh seasonal produce available. With that in mind, I resort to simple yet flavorful dishes and techniques. Read More »


Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Posted by , July 15th, 2014

ShopRite’s signature line of bottled sauces are great for use on both the grill and indoors, and are suitable for both cooking and dipping. For my recipe with this sauce, I chose the Asian Sesame Garlic variety. With it being quite hot out, I opted to share a weeknight favorite that comes together quickly, and uses only the stove top. Read More »


Mother’s Day Brunch: Lemony Whole Wheat-Almond Muffins, Asparagus Scrambles + Mixed Greens

Posted by , May 11th, 2014

About two years ago I made a brunch/lunch for my mom, aunt and grandma in my mom’s kitchen, and we ate it just the four of us before going to the movies. The fare was simple and minimal yet varied enough to feel special and something I will always remember and hope to repeat. Read More »


ShopRite’s Pita Chips + Simple Avocado Dip

Posted by , April 16th, 2014

It was so gorgeous this weekend that a Saturday snack-style lunch al fresco seemed to beckon.  We couldn’t even think of staying indoors so I packed up mini picnic and headed to the park. One thing you always want in your basket? Chips! Read More »


Market Roast Salmon with New Potatoes for $25

Posted by , February 4th, 2014

This salmon with roasted new potatoes is one of my favorite things to put on my budget table for two because of its natural star-quality. Read More »


Spiced Gingerbread Loaves

Posted by , January 6th, 2014

What is winter without soothing, seasonal spices and a tightly covered loaf bread to wake up to on cold mornings? Read More »


Roast Cauliflower Steaks with Parsley-Arugula Pesto

Posted by , November 26th, 2013

With so much yam and winter squash bound to be on the Thanksgiving table, it’s nice to have some contrast, right? Read More »

About Potluck

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Potluck is a community of bloggers who all have one common interest- a love of food! These bloggers are chomping at the bit to share their thoughts, recipes, giveaways and reviews on ShopRite’s private label brand products. Read More

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