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Celebrate your Easter meals the right way: with Foie Gras!

Celebrate your Easter meals the right way: with Foie Gras!

 Wake up, it’s almost Easter! Now is the time to think about the dishes you will prepare and enjoy, to celebrate an important moment of the year. Indeed, Easter is a happy holiday, that celebrates the rebirth of nature. I hope this year it is the beg...
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Can we cook the foie gras sold at Foie Gras Gourmet ?

Can we cook the foie gras sold at Foie Gras Gourmet ?

Some customers asked me this question. They want to know more about foie gras and how to serve it. It's not that simple, and my answer requires some explanations.  The foies gras sold at Foie Gras Gourmet are preserved foie gras.   This is the tradit...
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A Brief Explanation concerning Avian Influenza

A Brief Explanation concerning Avian Influenza

  Free-ranging Ducks and Geese  Unlike chickens and many other farm animals, ducks and geese do not spend their lives cooped-up in gigantic agriculture hangars. Generally speaking, such birds live most of their time in the open air. Furthermore, in t...
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Our delicious foies gras will make your occasion special

Our delicious foies gras will make your occasion special

  Knowledge of French cooking has contributed significantly to Western cuisines and its criteria are used widely in Western cookery school boards and culinary education. In November 2010, French gastronomy was added by the UNESCO to its lists of the ...
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Foie Gras is an Excellent Choice for Christmas

Foie Gras is an Excellent Choice for Christmas

 Christmas is a time to eat, drink and be merry, so when it comes to preparing your festive feast, there’s no reason to be modest. Along with the traditional turkey comes plenty of trimmings, and for those who want a real treat, this means foie gras....
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French cuisine and gastronomy foie gras

French cuisine and gastronomy foie gras

According to a survey * carried out for the SNCF, the typical French dish which a French would have their European friends taste first is foie gras. No surprise, this is by far the favorite dish of the French and probably the most typical dish of Fre...
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The French would taste foie gras to their English friends

The French would taste foie gras to their English friends

Foie gras, a French culinary specialty, is an ultimate local product. Foie gras is a high-quality product from ancient regional traditions. Integrated in regional traditions, it symbolizes an art of living and is the symbol of exceptional meals. Foie...
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interview of an English gastronomic expert about foie gras

interview of an English gastronomic expert about foie gras

Foie gras belongs to French culture and for French people, the debate on foie gras is sometimes difficult to understand. I really think that it is interesting to listen to non-French people giving their opinion on foie gras. That is why I have decide...
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Foie gras, dietics and French gastronomy

Foie gras, dietics and French gastronomy

 Laura is a qualified dietician and teaches dietics in a College in the East of France.  She also writes one of the renowned French gastronomic blogs: “Diet and delights”. It has been very interesting to get her opinion on foie gras.                 ...
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Is foie gras a pate?

Is foie gras a pate?

    Foie gras is found on the internet, but so are many pates, pates de foie gras, duck pates, duck liver pates and goose liver pates. So, let us take a little look at what makes them different from one another.  What is a pate?  In culinary terms, a...
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