Warren Scott
ANOTHER FOOD CHOICE — The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Drazen Frankovitch, proprietor of EZFresh Meals of Wintersville, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Frankovitch mentioned the eatery’s purpose is to make recent, wholesome meals handy and inexpensive to space residents. Along with Chamber President Kate Sedgmer and different representatives of the chamber, Frankovitch was joined by his spouse, Dakota, and father, Dan.

WINTERSVILLE — Weirton native Drazen Frankovitch mentioned whereas residing in Florida for a time, he discovered that ready-to-eat wholesome meals was extra available within the Sunshine State than the Ohio Valley.

Frankovitch mentioned since returning house, he has got down to change that by opening EZFresh Meals, an eatery designed to make recent, wholesome meals handy and inexpensive to space residents.

The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce lately welcomed the enterprise at 762 Fundamental St. with a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Situated in a former ice cream stand, it serves as the bottom for an operation that’s fairly massive, reaching prospects inside a 50-mile radius in Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania by way of a community of 17 order pickup satellites extending north to the Pittsburgh space, south to Wheeling and west to Calcutta.

Frankovitch mentioned the enterprise opened with little fanfare through the pandemic. Whereas it was a difficult time for a lot of companies, it was an excellent time for EZFresh Meals as a result of the enterprise was designed to offer meals by way of take-out and supply, the one choices out there to eateries then.

He mentioned EZFresh Meals has stood out by providing every week a unique menu that includes tasty meals made with farm-fresh components. He added not solely are they out there in three sizes, in addition they will be tailored for patrons with particular dietary wants, equivalent to these on low-salt diets.

Frankovitch mentioned with the assistance of his spouse of 5 years, Dakota, he has developed a wide range of tasty recipes, all comprised of scratch, all natural and freed from antibiotics. Most of the dishes are a mixture of proteins, greens and a savory sauce comprised of scratch, he famous.

Favorites amongst his prospects embrace chimichurri steak and potatoes, lemon rooster romano, and barbecued pulled pork taquitos, he mentioned. EZFresh Meals additionally gives such candy treats as peanut butter, oat and honey balls with crushed M&Ms and Blueberry Craze muffins.

Full-service house supply is offered inside a 45-mile radius on Tuesdays.

Frankovitch mentioned many shoppers use EZFresh Meals’ on-line ordering system to order meals all through the week, however ‘seize n’ go orders’ will be picked up on the Wintesrville’s drive-through from 4 p.m. to eight p.m. Tuesday, 1 p.m. to eight p.m. Wednesday and midday to 4 p.m. Thursday.

He mentioned the enterprise additionally gives catering, with meals designed for varied ages.

For details about EZFresh Meals, go to its Fb web page or web site at ezfreshmeals.com.

(Scott will be contacted at [email protected].)

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