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Gourmet Food and Cooking

Lists and Tips for the Gourmand

Move over pumpkins. It's the season for Brussels sprouts!

Love to cook and try out new gadgets and gourmet foods? We do, too. Here you will find our latest must-haves and must-knows, from cookbooks and kitchenware to healthy foods to reviews of coffee, tea, cooking utensils and more.

The Salter Stainless Steel Electronic Scale measures up to five pounds

Top 10 Kitchen Gadgets
Ranging from a chef's knife to an enzyme-preserving juicer, the kitchen items on this list will help unleash your inner Martha Stewart.

Cook up a storm with quality tools

Every Last Crumb features recipe options that are egg-, dairy-, nut-, yeast- and coconut-free for fans of Paleo eating

Every Last Crumb Paleo Bread and Beyond
Being allergic to dairy or wheat will no longer keep you away from off-limit meals and treats like grilled cheese sandwiches, cinnamon rolls and pizzas, thanks to the revised recipes in Brittany Angell's new Paleo cookbook.

Say yes to bread and more

The Kronfli Brothers All-Purpose Sauce are vegan and gluten-free

Kronfli Brothers All-Purpose Sauces

The Kronfli brothers and esteemed chef Lior Hillel ( behind restaurants including Bacari PDR in Los Angeles) have created a trio of versatile and delicious multi-purpose sauces. You can dress and marinate meats, salads, veggies and more!

Experience restaurant flavor at home

Alcove Red Velvet Milk Chocolate, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Chocolate Bars

Top 10 Chocolate Bars

Handcrafted using the finest cocoa from around the world, GAYOT's Top 10 Chocolate Bars are a far cry from your typical checkout lane candy fix. Take a look at the entire list to find luxurious artisan chocolates from iconic confectioners and modern innovators alike.

Get a taste of the world's best chocolate


Check out our Brussels sprouts feature to learn how the nutrient-rich winter vegetable can help keep your immune system strong through flu season.

Eat like a caveman with GAYOT's Top 10 Paleo Cookbooks, which promote a gluten-free, low-carb diet based on healthy, whole foods.