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 […]

SPIRITOSI AMARENA CHERRIES

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 […]

Mini Gift Packs – the simple and fun gifts that please!

It’s the most wonderful time of year to find gifts and stocking stuffers that will make this holiday season even more memorable! We have a beautiful selection of mini gift packs that will surely please your favorite foodie! Mini Specialty Salt Packs: 1. Casina Rossa Mini-Jar Salt Stack (6 – 1.1 oz mini-jars; sold online […]

Holiday Cocktails – we love this time of year!

Looking for some fun and festive cocktail ideas? We have premium products to add flavorful flair to your favorite alcohols! Bevivo Drinking Balsamic (Lemon and Cherry); sold online and in-store mix 4 parts Sprite to 1 part vodka add a splash of either the Lemon or Cherry Bevivo garnish with a lemon twist or maraschino […]

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 […]

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, […]

Spice Up Your Dipping Olive Oil!

Here are a couple creative ways to mix up your dipping style and surprise your guests! First off, start with a fabulous olive oil. Try one of our favories, Trampetti! Channel Agora’s kitchen by drizzling a little Maletti and sprinkling with Mountain Oregano. Or keep it simply divine with a touch of Piran Salt Flowers […]