Father’s Day Gifts for the Food Obsessed Dad

We like food gifts because they offer the experience of cooking and sharing, in addition to the delight of receiving a present. And when it comes to Father’s Day gifts, a shared experience is often the gift he wants most. Steaks and chops of all kinds (which are 15% off right now) and racks and whole…

Father’s Day: The Breakfast Edition

Whether you’re celebrating your father, husband, step-father or another meaningful dad in your life, what could be better that sharing the experience of cooking and eating together? We know that food-loving dads come in all stripes, even though it seems like they get pigeonholed as grill masters or caveman steak eaters (and we love both!)….

National Egg Day: Make it Egg-cellent

When it comes to eggs, at D’Artagnan we like them different. We’ve been known to saw open an ostrich egg for a huge omelette, or devil dozens of tiny quail eggs. And there’s something wonderful about rich duck eggs, with their big yolks and robust flavor. But for everyday fare, the chicken egg still rules…

Memorial Day Recipes for the Grill

If you’re dusting off the grill for Memorial Day, you may want some fresh recipes to try for the beginning of cookout season. Hey, we’re big fans of the burger, but some occasions deserve a more elevated menu. If the guests at your Memorial Day party are more demanding, you can certainly please them with…

5 Finger Food Recipes for Parties

What’s cooking this Memorial Day? If you’re hosting the party this holiday weekend, try one (or several) of our finger food recipes. While the burgers grill or the ribs smoke, the crowd needs something to nibble on while drinks are poured. These are a few of our favorite party food recipes. 1. Bacon Wrapped Stuffed Jalapeños…

Thanks, Mom!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms out there! Today we thank and honor you for feeding us, for holding our hands and encouraging us, and for always being there. And we would like to give you a bouquet of roses … made of bacon. If you would like to give mom a special bouquet made…

7 Recipes for Mom on Her Day

Mother’s Day usually means brunch, and we love to support the many restaurants that carry our products by encouraging you to take mom out for a meal. But if you are staying in, and want to make something special for her, look at our recipes for inspiration. Mother’s Day is next Sunday – May 14th…

Another Reason to Eat BBQ!

Who loves barbecue? We do! May is National Barbecue Month … and the kickoff to a summer season of delicious BBQ meats. We cannot get enough of smoky, tender, fall-apart BBQ. And this May, we intend to celebrate in style. You are certainly aware that there is a difference between barbecue and grilling. If not,…

Easter Greetings

We wish you a Happy Easter! The egg, an ancient and pagan symbol of new life, has become one of the most beloved traditions of Easter. Dyed, painted, carved or chocolate, eggs of all kinds have a place in the spring celebration. Our eggs aren’t decorated, but they are edible … and they come from…

Easter Eggs: 5 Recipes for Holiday Meals

Forget those chocolate eggs! These are Easter eggs for grown ups. Tiny quail eggs, bacon and eggs, salads topped with eggs, and eggs on eggs – there’s something here for everyone. Whether you are serving Easter dinner or brunch, you will find an egg recipe here to fit your needs. 1. Shirred Eggs with Bacon &…

7 Super Side Dishes for Easter Dinner

You’ve got your Easter main dish all planned, but what’s going to be on the table with it?Traditional recipes are usually especially rich, as Easter marks the end of the Lenten fast and all its privations. Cheesy, creamy, and meat-filled dishes are the order of the day.And that’s something we can support wholeheartedly. To that end,…

Happy Passover! Chag Sameach!

Today is the first full day of Passover, which began last night with the first seder, or ceremonial meal. Tonight there will be second seder, and then a holiday week will follow. We wish all our friends who are celebrating a very Happy Passover. Every spring, Jewish families around the world come together to tell…