+
Food Media

Inside the Mother of All Food Rescues at the Super Bowl

Melanie Wong | Feb 12, 202012:32 AM    

" . . . Over the previous three days, she had directed a team of volunteers to collect about 35,000 pounds of food from the Hard Rock stadium in Miami. Leading up to the Super Bowl, volunteers had collected another 10,000 pounds of food from related events around town. The sheer volume — 45,000 pounds in total — dwarfed the 2,000 pounds typically rescued from an NFL football game at the stadium. Then there was the quality of the food: filet mignon, lobster tails, salmon, grilled ribs, beef tenderloin, charcuterie, and on and on. . . "

Inside the Mother of All Food Rescues at the Super Bowl Food Bank News

foodbanknews.com
Want to stay up to date with this post? Sign Up Now ›

Invite a friend to chime in on this discussion.

Email a Friend

More from Chowhound

19 Great Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren't Pie
Food and Cooking

19 Great Thanksgiving Desserts That Aren't Pie

by Caitlin M. O'Shaughnessy | When the usual pie lineup feels boring and uninspired for your dessert repertoire, you've got to make...

How to Bake Three Amazing Pies in One Morning
Guides

How to Bake Three Amazing Pies in One Morning

by Jordana Cohen | Thanksgiving is prime time for pies, but it's hard to choose—and not just between pumpkin and pecan...

The Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving
Entertaining

The Ultimate Guide to Thanksgiving

by Kristin Donnelly | The best way to cook a stress-free dinner is to think ahead, which is why we've created this comprehensive...

How to Make Thanksgiving for One (or Two)
Guides

How to Make Thanksgiving for One (or Two)

by Amanda Balagur | Thanksgiving for one (or two) can be just as festive as any big to-do. The key is scaling back but...

Get fresh food news delivered to your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to receive the latest tips, tricks, recipes and more, sent twice a week.