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 […]


Delicious new product alert! Spiritosi Amarena Cherries are a jar full of whole amarena cherries preserved in one of Italy’s most evocative digestivi: Barolo Chinato. Amarena cherries are small, dark, slightly sour cherries grown primarily in Bologna and Modena. Though Italians typically preserve them in sugar, these delightful little cherries are preserved in the digestif […]

Greek Mountain Tea – Healthy and Delicious!

Greek Mountain Tea (Tsai Tou VouNou), also known as Shepherd’s Tea, has been considered an herbal remedy since the time of Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine. There are a wide range of health benefits in sipping this tasty herbal goodness, as indicated by recent lab studies. Benefits: – Assists in prevention of osteoporosis, Alzheimer’s, […]

Rethink Organic: What it Means for Vinegar

Why You Should Try This Product Chances are if you value specialty foods, you probably value organic foods! Organic as a default can be your best bet at times, ensuring a certain standard of quality. We carry many products that are not certified that meet and exceed organic standards by a long shot. That being said, you […]

WARNING: With This Blue Zone Food You May Live Longer!

And we think you’re gonna like it Oh, the land and sea of Greece! Oftentimes when we think of foods that increase longevity, we think of foods that, well, stink! This food is actually a drink…introducing IKARIA BEGLERI WINE! This fine white wine, has aromas of endurance and notes of old age. While we can’t ship wine (you’d […]

The Price of NOT Paying For Pine Nuts

What You Need to Know Let’s face it, the price of pine nuts these days might knock your socks off. However, the price of NOT buying quality pine nuts could cost you much more. Oxidized or rancid pine nuts can cause “Pine Mouth,” a condition that makes everything taste metallic and bitter for days after consumption. You definitely […]


In less than 10 minutes DO YOU WANT TO IMPRESS YOUR GUESTS WITH SOMETHING OUTSTANDING? Well, guess what?! We’ve got it all outlined for you and ready to go! This cheese platter will not only knock the socks off your guests but you will be exhilarated by how easy it is to create. Simple yet […]

6 pantry must haves!

If I asked you to list off the staples of your cooking pantry, I’d be willing to bet that the first items on your list would be salt, olive oil, and balsamic vinegar.  Most of us consume these items on a daily basis but how much thought do we give to their quality and taste? […]