Kathryn Mareing

DakotaStyle Testimonials

“I love your bacon flavored sunflower kernels! They have become my new go-to snack.” – Kathryn Mareing  


Wendy’s Kernel Coated Cheese Ball

Leeza Kuznetsova Appetizers, Breakfast & Brunch, Deserts, Recipes, Snacks

Ingredients: 2 – 8 oz. cream cheese package (room temperature) 1 – 8 oz. can of crushed pineapple (drained, squeezed dry) 4 Tbsp. onion (chopped) 1/4 cup green and red peppers (chopped) 1/2 Tsp. of Lawry’s seasoning salt 1/2 cup Dakota Style Roasted & Salted Sunflower Kernels or Dakota Style Savory Bacon Sunflower Kernels Method: 1. Combine cream cheese, crushed pineapple, onion, …


Kettle Brownie Bites

Leeza Kuznetsova Deserts, Recipes

Ingredients: 1 ½ cup all-purpose flour 2 Tsp. baking powder 1 Tsp. sea salt 1 cup butter 10 oz. dark chocolate chips 1 Tbsp. cocoa 2 ¼  cup sugar ½ Tsp. vanilla sugar 5 eggs 3 cups of crushed Dakota Style Original Kettle Chips Method: 1. Preheat oven to 350° F (177° C). 2. In a bowl, whisk together flour, baking powder, salt, and cocoa. …


Dakota Style Announces New Partnership with Jared Allen’s Pro Bull Team

Leeza Kuznetsova News

Dakota Style recently announced its new partnership with Jared Allen’s Pro Bull Team (JAPBT), a unique organization with Professional Bull Riders (PBR) that benefits Jared Allen’s Homes for Wounded Warriors (JAH4WW) Foundation. With JAPBT’s well-founded heritage, similar beliefs, and commitment to stand behind troops, this partnership enables Dakota Style to bring its brand to life like never before. The partnership is highlighted with Dakota …


Sunflower-encrusted Beef Tenderloin (Serves 16)

DakotaStyle Dinners, Lunches, Recipes

Ingredients:  Wojapi Sauce (see recipe below) 1 (4 ½-to-5-pound) beef tenderloin 1 Tsp. kosher salt 1 cup Dakota Style Roasted & Salted Kernels 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh thyme 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh sage 1 Tbsp. coarsely ground black pepper 4 Tbsp. Hy-Vee butter (softened) Additional salt as needed Fry bread (click here for recipe) Method: 1. Trim silverskin and excess …


Lisa’s Chips & Chicken Hot Dish

DakotaStyle Breakfast & Brunch, Dinners, Lunches, Recipes

Ingredients: 4 cups cooked chicken (diced) 1 lb italian sausage (casings removed) ¾ cup mayonnaise 2 cans cream of chicken soup ¼ cup sliced ripe olives 1 can water chestnuts (sliced) 2 cups chopped celery 1 lb broccoli rabe (tough stocks discarded, roughly chopped) 2 Tbsp. minced onion 2 Tbsp. lemon juice 1 small jar of pimiento peppers 3 cups …


Industrial Strength Nachos (12 servings)

DakotaStyle Appetizers, Dinners, Lunches, Recipes

Ingredients: 1 ¾ cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese ⅓ cup chopped onion 3 Tbsp. canned diced green chiles 48 Dakota Style Original Potato Chips ½ cup sour cream (optional) 24 cherry tomatoes (halved or diced) Method: 1. Preheat oven to 450° F (230° C). 2. In mixing bowl, toss cheese, onions and chiles. 3. Arrange chips on baking sheet and …


Jody’s Potato Chip Cookies

DakotaStyle Deserts, Recipes

Ingredients: 1 cup butter or margarine (softened) ½ cup sugar 1 tsp. vanilla ½ cup of crushed Dakota Style Original Potato Chips ½ cup chopped pecans 2 cups flour (sifted) Method: 1. Preheat oven to 350° F (175° C). 2. Cream together butter, sugar and vanilla until smooth. 3. Stir in pecans, potato chips and flour. 4. Form into small …