The Deli Dish

  • Enzo Olive Oil at the Deli

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A fourth-generation farmer works to bring excellent oil from Fresno to market The story of the Enzo Olive Company begins back in 1914, when Vincenzo Ricchiuti … Continued

  • Roadhouse Joe from the Coffee Company

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A really good cup of coffee Twenty years ago, we were already working to get going on what was soon to be opened as Zingerman’s Roadhouse. … Continued

  • Chocolate Challah from Zingerman’s Bakehouse

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A wonderful healthy way to celebrate Challah-ween! Here’s yet another instance of improved ingredients making an already good product into something particularly special. A few weeks … Continued

  • Introducing Marqués de Valdueza

    It’s not every day you get to buy a craft product from a family business in Spain that started up a thousand years ago. Their farmland is known as the … Continued

  • a photo of 3 spanish cheeses, a jar of honey, some tortas, a bottle of wine and olive oil and 2 spanish flags

    3 Tips for a Perfect Spanish Cheese Board

    We are super glad to see the internet’s recent excitement around building fabulous cheese and charcuterie boards. For years, we’ve been advocates of this delicious and artful way to enjoy … Continued

  • Harissa and Seasonal Vegetable Soup

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews An easy meal to keep you warm as the colder months come in This is a wonderful warming meal that, if you have broth on hand, … Continued

  • Sesame Seeds from Northern Greece

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A tiny ingredient makes the leap to star status As I have found far more times than I can count over the last forty years, I … Continued

  • Wild Bolivian Chocolate from Fruition

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Wild cacao beans from Bolivia make for a marvelous chocolate bar The story of chocolate has most certainly changed a lot over the last forty years. … Continued

  • Broadbent 33-Month-Old Country Ham

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Limited edition, long-aged Broadbent Country Ham Country ham is a real-life example of a story that’s changed significantly in recent years. Had it not, what I’m … Continued

  • Introducing Regalis Foods

    Artisanal food purveyors of some of our favorite Spanish brands We love to stock our shelves with small producers who are creating superior products, but it’s not always easy to … Continued

  • Fire Parched Wild Rice

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A Salute to Really Wild Wild Rice If you’ve never tried really wild wild rice–I mean the real thing, not the commercial replica—you’re in for a revelatory … Continued

  • Walnut Sage Bread from the Bakehouse

    Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Special Bake October 7th and 8th Late on Friday afternoon I will be at the Bakeshop to pick up a couple of loaves of this terrific … Continued