For coffee drinkers, nothing starts the day better than a perfectly brewed cup of coffee. And, a growing number of folks prefer to press their favorite coffee to achieve the best flavor. Gourmet Galeria has a fantastic collection of coffee presses and specialty pots, along with traditional electric pots.
Bodum has long been known for its fine line of brewing systems. For pressed coffee, select your favorite size and style, and color. The traditional Chambord Press, a wide variety of other press designs, the ice coffee maker, pour overs, travel presses – the possibilities are endless.
We have just received Bodum’s latest addition – the ePEBO. This electric vacuum coffee maker is a fun and entertaining way to make coffee. Brewing at the ideal temperature, it retains the natural oils and acids of the coffee. Brewing time is perfectly calibrated to deliver a balanced and flavorful cup of coffee.
Do check out Gourmet Galeria’s entire selection of coffee makers from Bodum, Bonjour, Aeropress, Primula, Bialetti Espresso, Nespresso, Cuisinart, and more.
For a limited time (through Nov. 4), save 10% on all Bodum coffee and tea makers and Bodum accessories, as you enjoy sipping your preferred brew.
You are invited. Join us for amazing savings all month long. Zwillingfest is here October 1-31. Visit Gourmet Galeria and save on two must-haves for your kitchen. Staub and Ballarini Parma Cookware are among the fine products included in the Zwilling group.
Staub’s enameled cast iron has become a focal point in our shop since its arrival two years ago. Known for its functionality and aesthetics, Staub products are selected by great chefs around the world. For fully developed flavors stove-top, in the oven and on the grill, prepare a dish in Staub cast iron, and you will join a growing number of cooks who continue to add to their collection. All Staub cast iron is made in France and has a lifetime warranty with proper care.
Ballarini Parma Cookware is manufactured in Italy. It features Grantium non-stick coating for quick release and fast clean-up. Its cooking surface is super scratch resistant-safe for using metal utensils. It is dishwasher safe and has an ergonomic, stay cool handle. Its thermal point lets you know when it is time to start cooking. My husband claims ours as his favorite frying pan. Moderately priced, it has been a big hit with Gourmet Galeria customers.
Now for our featured Zwillingfest savings!
Staub’s 4-quart Round Cocotte in Red or Matte Black
Zwillingfest Price $99.99
Ballarini’s Parma 11” Every Day Pan
Zwillingfest Price $29.99
Don’t let October sail by without selecting these outstanding cookware buys. Perfect additions to your kitchen. Wonderful gifts for the Holidays.
As we settle into Fall, we enjoy the many traditions of the season – football and soccer, school programs, Oktoberfest, the Renaissance Festival, mums and other blooms, preparing our favorite hearty recipes. What is your favorite Fall pastime?
Gourmet Galeria has lots of special pricing in September, so be sure to take a leisurely walk through our department and discover the savings. Just to name a few – selected Swiss Diamond cookware, Shun Premier cutlery, all grilling and corn ware 30% off, all ice cream tools and popsicle molds 30% off, textiles (aprons, mitts, potholders, and more) 10% off, copper jack-o-lantern Moscow Mule (originally $19.99, now $11.99), Wusthof’s hand-held knife sharpeners. What a great time to shop early for Christmas!
Enjoy our new additions, too. Tervis Tumbler stainless steel insulated travel mugs in lots of colorful designs, the return of Victorinox Swiss Army knives, Demeyer 5-ply stainless steel cookware from Belgium and lots more.
Do come see us and discover all this and more inside Gourmet Galeria.
Wait until you see the latest Polish Pottery arrivals to Gourmet Galeria. New patterns, new shapes, new colors. The selection is rich in possibilities, from miniatures to large serving pieces. Jack-o-Lanterns have arrived just in time for Halloween decorating and entertaining. Baking and serving pieces, tabletop in a wide variety of patterns for charming mix-and-match, teapots and mugs in lots of shapes are on display for your choosing. Polish Pottery is hand- finished. Even better, it is microwave, oven, and dishwasher safe – made to endure.
We hope you won’t wait too long to shop this rich array of Polish Pottery, hand-selected by our own Travis and Jenny on their recent buying trip. For one week only, save 10% on Gourmet Galeria’s entire inventory of Polish Pottery from now through September 13th. Don’t miss out.
Lodge’s century-old tradition of excellence continues to grow with the addition of all-natural ceramic stoneware. Molded out of natural clay, these elegant pieces are fired at high temperatures, then glazed with vibrant colors for a lifetime of better baking and stylish serving. Pies, brownies, casseroles, layered pasta dishes – all your dishes bake with even heat distribution. Lodge stoneware is oven safe up to 450º F and dishwasher safe. It is not for stovetop use.
Save 10% on all Lodge ceramic stoneware through September 11th. Bake your favorite pie, baked beans, or other picnic recipe in your new Lodge stoneware as you prepare for your Labor Day festivities. Continue to enjoy everyday savings on the Lodge 8”, 10.25” and 12” fry pans.
As you shop in September, register for our next giveaway and save on our great selection of kitchen textiles – aprons, towels, pot holders and mitts, and lots more!
Have a wonderful Labor Day weekend.
We hear the question almost daily – “What is the purpose of that knife with the forked tip?” This Wusthof Classic is a tomato knife with a tip designed to make coring tomatoes simple. The serrated cutting edge allows for the easiest peeling ever. Home growers harvesting bushels of tomatoes will want to consider this knife. Stop by Gourmet Galeria and check it out while we have a decent inventory and a special price.
Wusthof, founded in Solingen, Germany in 1814, has a solid gold record with Gourmet Galeria’s customers. Each knife is precision forged from a single piece of specialized high carbon steel – razor sharp, with a long-lasting cutting edge, high stain resistance, and easily restorable edge. We don’t hesitate to recommend this fine cutlery.
We are featuring all ice cream accessories this month, and what a fun selection we have! Save 10% and register to win a basket of ice cream gadgets. Our Fairfield store is celebrating its first BBQ & Grilling Festival on August 26 from noon til 5:00 PM at the Snake House on site. Call or check online for ticket availability. Gourmet Galeria’s Lodge representative will be on hand serving up baked beans prepared in a Lodge cast iron Dutch oven. Do plan to come out for lots of good food and fun. For more info, check Jungle Jim’s web page.
Enjoy the remaining weeks of summer. It is racing by.
Our Christmas in July is coming to a rapid close. To the many shoppers who visited with us, enjoyed the demos with our sales reps, and saved throughout the shop, we say “thank you” for joining us for our first ever mid-year Christmas sale. It was good visiting with so many of our “old” friends and newcomers to Gourmet Galeria.
We continue to expand our selection of fine cookware under the “Zwilling” Group. Many of you have already experienced the fine quality of the Spirit 3-ply ceramic lined stainless steel cookware; we now have the Spirit fully-bonded 3-ply stainless fry pans. Zwilling’s Ballarini line of nonstick fry pans made in Italy is coated with nonstick granitium for quick release and fast cleanup.
Staub enameled cast iron is made in France and known for its superior cooking surface, exceptional durability and vivid color. Each piece is individually crafted. Staub ceramics are fired twice at a very high temperature, making them very resistant to impact and thermal shock; as a result, they go from freezer to oven to table with ease. Choose pieces from our wide selection of cast iron and ceramics to enrich your favorite recipes, brighten the look of your kitchen, and spruce up your dinner table or buffet.
Demeyere 5-Plus Stainless Steel is our latest addition to the Zwilling Group of cookware/bakeware in Gourmet Galeria. Manufactured in Belgium, it’s fully clad 5-ply construction ensures outstanding heat conduction and retention. With a patented Silvinox surface treatment, this stainless steel maintains its silvery finish, resists fingerprints and is easy to clean.
Our latest shipment arrived recently, and we were really excited to see some of the beautiful new pieces (and some specially priced collectibles). Be sure to check out the French Rooster Roasting Oven – exquisite!
August is our Everything Ice Cream month. Save 10% on our super selection of instant ice cream makers and molds, ice pop molds, scoops, and more. Stay cool with your homemade chill treats in August. Register at our kiosk in Gourmet Galeria for our August giveaway – a basket full of ice cream tools.
And continue to enjoy Summer as it absolutely flies by.
Attention Gourmet Galeria friends: Our Christmas in July continues for only two more weeks. We have more demos planned with some of our best sales reps each Saturday from 11:00 – 4:00. And you will find the best savings of the season throughout the shop – cutlery, cookware, gadgets, grillware, ice cream accessories, and more. Don’t let August roll around without your early holiday shopping experience in Gourmet Galeria. There is no better time to save!
gained its independence from French colonial rule. Today, Tunisia enjoys a brisk tourist trade and a healthy economy.
Le Souk was started in 1997 in Nabeul, Tunisia, with the goals of maintaining the traditions of hand-made and hand-painted ceramics and ensuring affordability and functionality. Raw clay from Portugal is used for increased stability and durability. Only food-safe paints and glazes are used, in compliance with US regulations for lead and cadmium.
You will have to see this stoneware to fully appreciate the beauty, depth of color, and unique designs. Each piece is hand-painted entirely free-hand – no decals, stencils or machinery. A team approach utilizes from three to eight people on each piece, depending on the detail and pattern.
I hope you enjoy this little bit of history. The 4th of July celebrates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and honors the birth of the United States as an independent nation. Our country is 241 years old, quite a heritage to preserve..
Gourmet Galeria is in full festive mode as we kick off our first Christmas in July. You’ll find savings on watermelon slicers, veggie spiralizers, ice cream accessories, our entire grilling and corn section, and lots more. Look out for some great deals on cutlery. To appreciate the full impact of all the savings, you will want to visit our shop. Meet our sales reps each Saturday this month and enjoy watching them demonstrate some of our most popular cookware tools.
Mark your calendars for July 15 th from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm and join us for complimentary knife sharpening. Ed Bartush with Wusthof will be in Fairfield. Paul Ayres with Chef’s Choice will be at Eastgate. These experts will be able to answer your cutlery questions as they bring new life to your knives. Don’t miss out!
We hope you are having a wonderful time this holiday weekend.
Summer continues to march on, and Gourmet Galeria has some exciting days in the next few weeks. Read on and make plans now to stay tuned to our Facebook page for details as the month progresses.
For the first time ever, Gourmet Galeria will celebrate Christmas in July. Each Saturday, both Eastgate and Fairfield will host some of our favorite sales reps who will demo popular cookware, cutlery, and gadgets. And there will be sales going on throughout the department, changing weekly. You won’t want to miss these saving opportunities. And there will be some amazing special buys with huge savings. This is absolutely the time to select culinary gifts for all the cooks on your gift list.
The Fourth of July is just around the corner. Be sure to check our complete line of grilling utensils, smoker chips and planks, corn gadgetry, salt blocks, baskets and grids, skewers, lots more. We have recently added Gourmet Grillware, a line of different platters from Wilton Armetale – ideal for the grill, stovetop and oven. We even have a very unique “watch” – Not In My Backyard Wristbands with essential oils for repelling mosquitoes. My son-in-law calls it a winner! Don’t forget Lodge cast iron, ideal for outdoor cooking.
Again, do plan to stop in for our Christmas in July. Happy days are here!