Caviar and egg, a classic combination!

Gourmet Guide: Serve, Store, and Eat Caviar Properly

Caviar is one of our best-selling items here at GourmetFoodStore.com.  A lot of you love to eat caviar, so it might come as a surprise to know just how many people are intimidated by the glossy eggs.  How do you serve caviar is one of the most oft-asked questions, followed by the inevitable sequiturs, how [Continue Reading...]

duck breast with seared foie gras and balsamic cherries

Guest recipe: Duck Breast with Foie Gras and Balsamic Cherries

After a summer of avoiding the oven, cooler weather is finally here and we’re ready to dust off those oven mitts!  To inaugurate the season, we’re sharing with you an exclusive recipe featuring an icon of culinary sophistication, the epitome of gourmet ingredients: foie gras! In this recipe, delicious duck magret is served alongside rich [Continue Reading...]

Labor Day Cookout Gourmet Feast!

Bye Bye Summertime! A Sophisticated Gourmet Labor Day Cookout Menu

It’s… inevitable. Summer, with all it’s fun under the sun, is almost over. Labor Day weekend  is almost upon us, and with it, the unofficial close to the summer season. But before we unpack the sweaters and bring out the comforters, there’s still time for a last summer hurrah! Get ready for a Labor Day Cookout! [Continue Reading...]

Pain au chocolat - delicious flaky french bread filled with melted chocolate

Beyond the Baguette: Our Five Favorite French Breads Plus The Best Pain Au Chocolate Recipe Ever!

A recent New York Times article brought to light very distressing news to us. Forget the economy, global warming, and politics, the world is facing a…French bread CRISIS!  The article stated that, “the average Frenchman these days eats only half a baguette a day compared with almost a whole baguette in 1970 and more than three [Continue Reading...]

A bite of autumn...Pumpkin Cream Cheese Spice Bread

A Preview Of Fall: Pumpkin Cream Cheese Icing Spice Bread

Summer is still in full swing, but doesn’t it feel like we’re getting whiffs of fall here and there? Maybe it’s the back to school sales, or the “clearance” signs popping up on beach towels and umbrellas. Whatever the reason, there’s definitely signs that fall is just around the corner.  And to give you a [Continue Reading...]

smoked salmon apsarragus

Summer Special: Fresh & Filling Smoked Salmon Salads!

top: Smoked Salmon, Egg & Asparagus Salad with Creamy Dill Dressing by The Everything Soap Blog. bottom: Smoked Salmon Chopped Salad with Cilantro Caper Vinaigrette by curedbybacon.com Hello, fellow foodies! Summer is now in full gear, which means your kitchen is probably filled with a bounty of fresh fruits and vegetables. It’s time for light [Continue Reading...]

wagyu burger

Delicious Wagyu Beef Burger With Fig and Caramelized Onions And Yukon Gold French Fries!

June is what I call a whirlwind month; it’s just so jam-packed with events and special occasions. Doesn’t it seem like there’s bridal shower, wedding, or graduation almost every weekend? But let’s not forget the one very special day that we also celebrate this month: Father’s Day! Whether he’s your Dad or your kids’ Dad, [Continue Reading...]