Nestle's El Mejor Nido ("The Best Nest") Offers A New Twist On Holiday Entertaining

    Nestle's El Mejor Nido ("The Best Nest") Offers A New Twist On Holiday

Holiday Program Offers New Twists on Traditional Favorites

PR Newswire

GLENDALE, Calif., Dec. 6, 2012

GLENDALE, Calif., Dec. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Nestle USA, under its El Mejor
Nido ("The Best Nest") platform, celebrates the food of the holidays with a
program that adds a unique twist to Latin inspired holiday favorites and

El Mejor Nido invites consumers to slow down this holiday season to enjoy food
and family gatherings and savor these special moments together. This program
is designed as a resource for Latino families to honor and create traditions
their way. During the holidays, Nestle leverages its heritage position at the
family table with traditional favorites like tamales and flan recreated in new
ways, as well as providing inspired solutions and tips for holiday

The program will feature a blogger event on December 6 bringing to life a
Tamalada (tamale making party) and a new twist on the traditional cookie
exchange -- an Empanada Exchange! Consumers can participate in the event via
a live Twitter chat, sharing recipes and tips and getting their cooking
questions answered by Ericka Sanchez from blog Nibbles & Feasts and Nestle
Latin kitchen experts. To be part of the Twitter chat, follow us @ElMejorNido
and @NibblesNFeasts on December 6 between 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST/2:30–
3:30 p.m. EST.

Additionally, from November 2012 to January 2013, consumers at select
participating retailers will receive A New Twist on Holiday Entertaining, a
free bilingual book designed to make consumers' holiday planning and hosting
easier with solutions, recipes and tips. The book provides delicious and
creative new variations on tamales, empanadas, flan and hot chocolate to
enhance the rituals of the season and keep tradition alive with a fresh and
modern twist. The recipes and other holiday menu ideas are available on
Facebook, the El Mejor Nido website, and Pinterest

"We've created a terrific program that includes a holiday entertaining book
that features new recipes, appetizing photography and great ideas on
celebrating the moments of the season," said Scott Remy, Chief Communications

El Mejor Nido leverages Nestle's nutrition, health and wellness expertise to
help Hispanic consumers nurture a fulfilling family life and stay connected to
their culture. Through the holiday program, Nestle is providing recipes, meal
solutions, ideas for gifts from the kitchen and special holiday menus to
enhance the moments around the table.

About Nestle USA
Named one of "The World's Most Admired Food Companies" in Fortune magazine for
fifteen consecutive years, Nestle provides quality brands and products that
bring flavor to life every day. From nutritious meals with Lean Cuisine^® to
baking traditions with Nestle^® Toll House^®, Nestle USA makes delicious,
convenient, and nutritious food and beverage products that make good living
possible. That's what "Nestle. Good Food, Good Life" is all about. Nestle
USA, with 2011 sales of $10 billion,  is part of Nestle S.A. in Vevey,
Switzerland — the world's largest food company with a commitment to Nutrition,
Health & Wellness — with 2011 sales of $94 billion. For product news and
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Contact: Melissa Carrion, FORMULATIN, +1-212-219-0321,
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