SANTA ROSA, Calif., Dec. 13, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Want to take the stress out of holiday planning? Look no further than your smartphone – your ultimate shopping and cooking companion this season. According to Allrecipes' Holiday 2012 Trends Measuring Cup Report, mobile is the shining star this holiday season, with 40 percent of home cooks turning to their smartphones, tablets and mobile apps as their trusty meal planning resources, at home and while on-the-go.
In light of this growing trend, Allrecipes.com, the world's number one digital food brand with more than one billion annual visits, and the wine buffs at Kendall-Jackson, one of America's most beloved family-owned wineries, bring you two holiday meal planning resources that fit right in your pocket:
With these pocketable tools, you become the holiday meal planning and entertaining expert. So what's for dinner? To help you stay up to date on the latest food trends, check out the top results from Allrecipes' recent surveys.
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Kendall-Jackson is one of America's most beloved family-owned and operated wineries. Founded by the late entrepreneur and visionary Jess Jackson and his wife Barbara Banke, Kendall-Jackson is based in Sonoma County and offers a range of acclaimed wines grown in the family's estate vineyards along the coastal ridges of California. A leader in sustainable vineyard and winery practices, including solar cogeneration, water conservation and natural pest control, 100% of Kendall-Jackson's vineyards in California are SIP (Sustainability in Practice) Certified and CCSW (Certified California Sustainable Winegrowing) recognized. Learn more online at KJ.com, and connect with K-J on Facebook and Twitter.
Allrecipes, the world's largest digital food brand, receives more than 1 billion visits annually from family-focused women who connect and inspire one another through photos, reviews, videos and blog posts. Since its launch in 1997, the Seattle-based social site has served as a dynamic, indispensable resource for cooks of all skill levels seeking trusted recipes, entertaining ideas, everyday and holiday meal solutions and practical cooking tips. Allrecipes is a global, multiplatform brand with 18 web and mobile sites, 16 mobile apps, and 14 eBooks serving 23 countries in 12 languages. Allrecipes is part of Meredith Corporation, the leading media and marketing company serving American women. For additional information regarding Meredith, please visit www.meredith.com. For additional information regarding Allrecipes, please visit http://press.allrecipes.com.
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