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Foie gras salad with arugula (rocket salad) and pear

Foie gras salad with arugula (rocket salad) and pear

 A wonderful salad that combines the characteristic yet delicate taste of duck foie gras, the sweetnessaste of a juicy pear and the spiciness of arugula. Cashew nuts also have their own value - they enhance the flavour and provide decoration. They ca...
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Foie Gras Soufflé

Foie Gras Soufflé

  Servings: 4 servingsPreparation time: 20 minutesCooking time: 15 minutesResting time: 5 minutes  Ingredients  •             30 g unsalted butter + more for greasing the molds•             30 g wheat flour•             1/4 teaspoon salt•            ...
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Tagliolini with Foie Gras sauce

Tagliolini with Foie Gras sauce

 Servings: 4 servingsPreparation time: 10 minutesCooking time: 15 minutes  Ingredients  •             50 g duck foie gras block•             100 ml dry red wine•             50 g unsalted butter•             2 tablespoons shallots, chopped•          ...
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Where to buy foie gras?

Where to buy foie gras?

In France, foie gras is available everywhere, all year round. I remember my American friends being surprised to find foie gras in highway gas stations, and no matter how many times I told them that it was bland, mass-produced foie gras, they were ama...
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How is foie gras made?

How is foie gras made?

In the past, all farmers in the South-West of France produced their foie gras by carrying out all parts of the production operation themselves, from the birth of their goslings and ducklings to the canning of their foie gras, terrines, pâtés, confits...
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What does foie gras taste like?

What does foie gras taste like?

Foie gras is the liver of a goose or duck that has been specially fattened. Its unique and delicious flavor has been revered since ancient times (the rich Egyptians and Romans were great fans of foie gras) and makes it a highly sought-after dish with...
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How much should I pay for foie gras?

How much should I pay for foie gras?

 Determining the price of foie gras is no simple matter. It is easy to get lost in the different types of foie gras, in a market where the most attractive product labels rarely correspond with the best quality foie gras. This article is designed to u...
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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 trad...
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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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