Category Archives: Why Choose McLean

Why the Food Claim “All Natural” is Meaningless

The word "natural" has been used in the food business for a long time, but [...]

How Long Does Deli Meat Last in the Fridge?

Packaged lunch meats come with a best before date. It’s best to consume the meat [...]

Why HPP (High-Pressure Processing) is a Healthier Way to Preserve Deli Meats than Sodium Nitrite or Cultured Celery Extracts

High-pressure processing (HPP) preserves food and deactivates foodborne germs without added chemicals. Sealed packages are [...]

How HPP Protects Pregnant Women from Listeriosis

Have you ever heard of listeriosis? If not, you might be in for a shock. This foodborne [...]

What is the Healthiest Deli Meat?

The healthiest deli meats are preservative free and would be those derived from poultry; turkey, [...]

A Joyful Noise Choir finds hope in times of Covid

Over the past year, every Canadian sector has been impacted by the pandemic, from tourism [...]

Misleading Ingredient in “Natural” and Organic Bacon and Ham?

One of the most misleading ingredients added to “Natural” & Organic Deli Meats such as [...]

Why McLean Meats is a Cut Above the Rest

As you stroll through the grocery store isles, you’ll find dozens of meat options to [...]

Why Beef and Turkey Jerky is the Perfect Grab-and-Go Snack

You wouldn’t leave your house without your keys and unless you want to experience hunger [...]