Meet the Chef: Kiran Verma of Kiran’s in Houston

At D’Artagnan we are proud to work with chefs across the nation, providing them with quality ingredients to express their creativity in the kitchen. One such chef is a very special woman named Kiran Verma, who traveled all the way from Houston to compete in our Cassoulet War in NYC last February (she won the Most…

You’ll Want to Make Our Easy Pistou Recipe this Weekend

What is pistou? It’s a French variation on pesto, that bright and fragrant basil sauce of Italy. You may be surprised to learn how the French serve this easy and infinitely adaptable 4-ingredient sauce. Read on for an irresistible warming winter recipe and try your hand at making pistou at home. Shop for lamb – and…

It’s the Best Time to Braise: Try Our 3 Easy Recipes with Tips

Braising is comfort cooking at its finest, and it’s surprisingly easy. With most of the hands-on work done before the dish even goes in the oven, there is ample time to relax as the braise warms the house with an enticing, rich perfume. Read on for some tips and 3 classic braising recipes to enjoy…

5 Fun Potato Recipes You’ll Want to Make Immediately

The potato stands above all other vegetables as a comfort food we adore. Perfect with cheese, bacon, eggs, truffles – and just about everything – potatoes are the gift that keeps on giving. Read on for 5 potato recipes from easy confit potatoes to fancy truffle butter potatoes that are sure to inspire spud cravings. Shop…

This Weekend is the Time for Netflix and Snacks

A cold weekend demands cozy plans, and we have the recipe for you. Catch up on some Netflix and enjoy our tastiest snack recipes. Read on for 5 irresistible Netflix shows and the snacks we recommend to pair with them. You can also plan next week’s meals at dartagnan.com. Shop ingredients and explore our recipes.

5 Recipes That Will Make You Think Venison is the New Beef

Is venison in your dinner plans? If not, it should be! This red meat is lean, flavorful and can replace beef – we’ve got 5 versatile venison recipes to prove it. Plus, venison is the perfect choice for health-minded meals and those who like game meat. Read on for 5 diverse recipes that include super-easy…

Why Should You Get Tickets to the Cassoulet War in NYC?

The reasons are clear: this is the tastiest event of the season and you will get to sample 24 different versions of cassoulet, mingle with chefs, drink French wine and argue over which cassoulet is best – all while benefiting Action Against Hunger.  Join us on February 18th, 2019, as 24 chefs battle for cassoulet supremacy in our 5th…

Watch this Netflix Show for a View of the Best Restaurant in the World

A new Netflix original series takes us behind the scenes at 6 different major events in fashion, food, sports, and space. True to its name, 7 Days Out gives us access to the final week of preparation before these events. One episode focuses on the last nerve-wracking days of renovation leading up to the reopening of…

This Slow Cooker Recipe Will Make You Want Wild Boar

Did you know January is National Slow Cooker Month? While it’s always a good time to crank up the slow cooker, we find it especially comforting in winter. Read on for a game-changing slow-cooked wild boar recipe that may well become your new favorite. Shop wild boar meat at dartagnan.com and discover a whole new…

These 5 Instagram Pics will Inspire Your Waffle Obsession

Waffles aren’t just for breakfast – they are showing up everywhere. Many of our chef clients have been sharing pictures of their waffle creations topped with foie gras, chicken, quail and more. If you like your waffles savory, this post is for you. Read on top see the photos and get some waffle inspiration. Shop dartagnan.com today…

6 Soup Recipes You’ll Want to Make Immediately

It’s soup season again! Making soup is an opportunity to build layers of flavor, find winning combinations, and enjoy a one-pot meal. The key to a truly great soup is using homemade stock, if possible, and the best ingredients you can find. Nothing from a box or can holds a candle to homemade soup. Read on for…

The Top 15 Most Popular Recipes of 2018

We rounded up the most popular recipes at dartagnan.com … did you cook any of them in 2018? These most-viewed and most-shared recipes include some of our favorites like pan-seared duck breast, cassoulet, and filet mignon with truffles and foie gras. Easy slow-cooked wild boar and pork roasts are perfect for winter meals, and there’s…