Le Ferre Infused Olive Oils + Recipes!

“A good oil is the result of a long-soil coming labor. It is the labor of a whole year: only if well done, it produces an excellent oil. This is the only secret of Le Ferre extra virgin olive oil.” {from Le Ferre’s website} In its third generation of farmers, Le Ferre produces in the Castellaneta […]

Spiritosi Recipes!

Here you go folks! A couple recipes to impress your guests: Chocolate Cherry Lava Cakes 6 oz. bittersweet chocolate, chopped and divided 1 tbsp heavy cream 3 tbsp unsalted butter, very soft 2 large eggs, room temperature 1/4 cup sugar 1 tbsp Barolo Chinato (drained from the Spiritosi Amarena Cherries jar; optional) 1 tsp vanilla […]

Top 5 Hostess Gifts

It’s holiday party season! We have some suggestions for perfect hostess gifts! Here are 5 pairings of our products, all for around $25! 1. For the wine lover: A chilled bottle of Marques de la Concordia Reserva de la Familia Brut Rose ($17) and a Drop Stopper (set of two, $5) for the perfect pour […]

Let’s Put Those Thanksgiving Leftovers to Good Use!

A successful Thanksgiving dinner can be identified by the amount of leftovers from the big feast – the more the better – for post-Thanksgiving kitchen experiments! Here are a few suggestions on how to put a twist on traditional Thanksgiving leftover recipes! 1. Roasted Turkey Lasagna or Turkey Bolognese – Try a lasagna or bolognese […]

Perfect Pairings for Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is right around the corner – in fact, just a week away! Looking for some perfect pairings for your Thanksgiving Day feast? Let us help make it easy – Here are a few suggestions for your courses! Domaine Sigalas Assyrtiko/Athiri 2014 – Pairs perfectly with hors d’oeuvres including oysters, shrimp, and crudites Pieropan Soave […]

Check out this NEW truffle concoction!

Ritrovo and Casina Rossa’s latest collaboration, Truffle & Salt & Cheese is an innovative combination of a specially-processed, air-dried parmigiano reggiano from Parma, skillfully blended with Casina Rossa’s award-winning Truffle & Salt. The quality of the air dried parmigiano together with the classic truffle flavor of Casina Rossa Truffle & Salt beautifully enhances polenta, potato, […]

Oh, Where To Start?

Where do we even begin with healing our relationship with food as a nation? Many of you may not even consider that your relationship with food exists, but it is one of the most fundamental parts of you. You can learn so much from yourself by simply examining the way you eat. This is not […]