Congratulations to Our Giveaway Winner!

The biggest giveaway we’ve done to date has ended. Congrats to Christan Darby of South Carolina, who was the lucky winner of the Big Green Egg Prize Package – valued at $1140 and consisting of: a Large Big Green Egg, Nest, ConvEGGtor®, 10 lb bag of lump Charcoal, Charcoal Starters, Ash Tool, Grill Gripper and the Big…

Cooking Quail on Instagram

Are you following us on Instagram? We love to see what’s cooking – in both pro and home kitchens. We noticed some lovely quail dishes being posted by our chefs and clients, and we wanted to share them with you. Follow us on Instagram to see fresh cuts like these every day. Please share your own kitchen…

Food Tank Talks with Ariane About Green Circle Chicken

Our Green Circle Chicken recently caught the attention of Food Tank, The Think Tank for Food. Their discussion with Ariane explores the Green Circle Chicken program, the farmers who raise them, and the chefs who serve them. Read the interview here. Each week, D’Artagnan’s Green Circle Chickens consume more than three pickup truck loads of…

What is a Kamado Cooker?

The word “kamado” means “stove” or “cooking range” in Japanese, and refers to a traditional wood or charcoal fired oven. During WWII American servicemen discovered them in the form of the “mushikamado,” a portable, clay Japanese cooker, and brought them home as alternatives to the metal grills they knew.  The clay mushikamado with its domed…

What’s Cooking on Instagram?

The short answer is: rabbit. Are you following us on Instagram? We love to see what’s cooking – in both pro and home kitchens. We noticed some lovely rabbit dishes being posted by our chefs and clients, and we wanted to share them with you. Join and follow us on Instagram to see fresh cuts like these…

Ribs, Ribs, and More Ribs

This time of year we all get excited about outdoor cooking, whether it’s grilling or smoking. And ribs are one of our favorite things to cook outside. If you’re planning a Father’s Day cook out, start here. When it comes to cooking ribs, there’s science and an art to it, and on the BBQ circuit,…

Enter the Big Green Giveaway

D’Artagnan and Big Green Egg® have teamed up for the ultimate giveaway … One lucky winner will receive a Big Green Egg Prize Package – valued at $1140 and consisting of: a Large Big Green Egg, Nest, ConvEGGtor®, 10 lb bag of lump Charcoal, Charcoal Starters, Ash Tool, Grill Gripper and the Big Green Egg LifeStyle Magazine. PLUS…we’ll add…

Best Burgers in the USA

We love burgers like you love burgers … and with May being National Burger Month, we are talking about them a lot. Here’s a round-up of great burgers from hot spots that are serving D’Artagnan beef between the buns. It’s a partial list, so stay tuned. We have plenty more restaurants serving up D’Artagnan Angus…

Duck Wing Cravings

Florence Fabricant is all about duck wings! In today’s New York Times she dishes about her obsession, and shares tips from our friend Chef Justin Smillie, who has perfected the duck wing at Upland in NYC (yes, those are D’Artagnan duck wings). With chicken, I covet the wings. With duck, not really; they tend to be…

Instagram? More Like Insta-Lamb

Are you following us on Instagram? We love to see what’s cooking – in both pro and home kitchens. Since lamb is top of mind this week, we wanted to share some of our favorite posts from chefs who are showing off our lamb. Find us on Instagram and follow us to see fresh cuts like…

Share the Cassoulet Love

Our friends at Tasting Table recently posted a fantastic article on cassoulet. In it, they explore the history of this French classic, teach you how to make duck confit at home, and interview our own Ariane, and chefs Ludo Lefebvre, Dominique Ansel, and Laetitia Rouabah, a formidable competitor at the recent Cassoulet War. Topics include…

What Are the Top Meat Trends for 2017?

Ariane has the answers! She was on Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero of The Wall Street Journal, and outlined the top four changes and trends in the food industry. Watch the video here. These trends are things D’Artagnan has been doing for over 30 years, and the world has begun to catch up. Consumer interest in…