Recipes

How To: Homemade Garbage Plates


Everybody loves a good garbage plate. It’s just one of those Rochester specialties that never gets old, right? To outsiders, it may seem like a meat mixed with some random sides, but anyone who’s ever tried a Rochester garbage plate knows the truth…it’s a totally unbeatable combination of foods. While we enjoy hitting up some […]

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Zweigle’s Italian Sausage Stuffed Peppers


With the dreary weather not quite in our rearview mirror just yet, one thing is clear: comfort food has never been more of a necessity. After all, what better way to survive a Rochester spring? This week at Zweigle’s, we’ve cooked up a simple, yet delicious dinner recipe incorporating one of our favorite classic eats […]

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Easy & Delicious Zweigle’s Italian Sausage Panini


If we’ve learned one thing over the years, it’s to never underestimate the value of a simple meal. With the on-the-go lifestyle of so many of today’s families, it’s important to understand how to prepare easy, yet delicious eats that everyone can enjoy. That being said, making a quick bite to eat doesn’t have to […]

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How to Pick the Perfect Toppings for Your Zweigle’s Hot Dog


Many people already have their favorite, go-to toppings when it comes to hot dogs. Ketchup, mustard, maybe even a little relish. Us on the other hand? We’re always game to switch it up. Whether it’s a slaw dog, a chili dog, or a chili slaw dog, there’s no doubt in our minds that it’s going […]

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Zweigle’s Protein Packed Pasta Dinner


Here at Zweigle’s, we’re all about protein. It’s not just because we’re in the business of producing great tasting hot dogs and sausages though — protein is an essential component of a balanced diet! Heck, we even covered 4 Ways to Get More Protein into Your Diet in one of our March blog posts. It’s […]

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DIY Zweigle’s Chicken Sausage Garbage Plates


Ask just about any Rochestarian, and they’ll be quick to tell you about the importance of the garbage plate in our city’s local food culture. Rochester is of course known for this unusual dish, which was created at Nick Tahou Hots’ restaurant over fifty years ago. According to What’s Cooking America, the famous plate originated […]

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3 Ways to Enjoy Zweigle’s on the Go


Ever find yourself pressed for time, making the impossible decision between skipping a meal or showing up late? We do our best to share quick and simple recipes here on our blog in an effort to make mealtime easy and delicious. Sometimes however, there still aren’t enough hours in the day. The good news though, […]

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5 Ingredient Zweigle’s Buffalo Chicken Sausage Flatbread


Though many Rochestarians know us for our unbeatable hot dogs, did you know that Zweigle’s makes a variety of other delicious products too? For example, our beloved Buffalo Chicken Sausage. With a huge flavor punch and just enough heat, this tasty snack is becoming a go-to for many. We love putting these babies on oversized […]

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8 Pantry Essentials for Easy Last-Minute Meals


Ever come home to an empty fridge? Or what about a fridge that appears full, and yet there’s still nothing to eat? We have, and we know it’s no fun. That’s why we’re sharing eight of our favorite pantry essentials for easy last-minute meals. Take a few pages from our book, and you’ll never have […]

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One Pan Zweigle’s Chicken Sausage and Veggies


Around here, we like our recipes to be three things: simple, delicious, and quick! Though our main priority is of course focused on crafting mouthwatering meals for you and your family, we also understand that life gets hectic. We sure don’t mind spending all day in the kitchen taste testing recipes to share with our […]

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20 Game Day Snack Ideas You’ll Love


Though game day is of course about supporting your favorite team and watching great competition, we say that good food takes a close second in terms of importance. Munching on snacks and delicious comfort food is a complete staple for any gathering, which is why we’ve rounded up a list of 20 of our favorite […]

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The Easiest Holiday App: 3 Ingredient Bacon Wrapped Hot Dogs


Though it comes around each and every year, the onset of December is always a bit of a shock. Just when things are winding down from Thanksgiving, there’s suddenly a plethora of additional holiday gatherings to prepare for. Though there’s not much we can do to relieve certain holiday season stressors, such as tolerating that […]

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