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Hood® Cream Publishes Second Edition of eCookbook With Top Boston Chef Chris Coombs

Lynnfield, MA (October 25, 2016)
HP Hood today announced the second edition of its eCookbook, Chef Creations Inspired by Hood® Cream,featuring five new recipes from Hood Cream spokesperson and renowned Boston Chef Chris Coombs, chef/owner at Deuxave, dbar and Boston Chops. The updated, interactive eCookbook from the leading dairy brand in New England is available now and can be downloaded for free on tablets, smartphones and desktop computers at, iTunes, and

Hood Cream is a key ingredient used by professional and at-home chefs alike to create delicious, premium quality dishes, whether for a special occasion or an everyday meal. The new, carefully curated “Soirée for the Season” celebration menu from Chef Coombs features five mouthwatering new recipes perfect for entertaining friends and family this holiday. The new chapter shows at-home chefs how to use the high-quality cream with traditional local New England ingredients to create easy, restaurant-quality dishes. From appetizers and entrées to desserts, consumers will enjoy the simplicity of the impressive new recipes such as Pistachio Crusted Lamb, Macaroni Quattro Formaggio and Sticky Toffee Pudding.  

“My grandfather drove a HP Hood truck for 47 years, so I grew up with an appreciation for the quality of Hood Cream. It’s an ingredient I always trust to make delicious food at my restaurants and in my home,” said Chef Coombs. “These new recipes show consumers how simple it is to impress their guests this season with Hood Cream.”

 “The holidays in New England are a special time for our consumers to gather with friends and family to create lasting memories,” said Sarah Barow, director of communications and community affairs at HP Hood LLC. “With the help of Chef Coombs’ delicious new recipes, we are excited to see how our fans will use Hood Cream to take their holiday gatherings to the next level.”

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About HP Hood LLC

Founded in 1846, today Hood is one of the largest branded dairy operators in the United States. Hood is the number-one dairy brand in New England, and Hood’s portfolio of national and super-regional brands and franchise products includes Hood, Crowley Foods, Simply Smart, Heluva Good!, LACTAID®, Blue Diamond Almond Breeze, and Hershey’s Milk & Milkshakes.  For more information about Hood, please visit
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