Deli Meats

Mastering Mortadella

Mortadella. The name rolls off the tongue – just like a wafer thin slice of the silky smooth pork luncheon meat melts in the mouth. Similar in appearance to bologna, mortadella is a deli meat, […]

Deli Meats

Charcuterie: What’s Old is New Again

All of a sudden, charcuterie boards are all the rage. They’re taking over restaurant menus and Instagram feeds… and increasingly, supermarket delis. But charcuterie, the French term for the culinary art of preparing meat products […]

Deli Meats

A Meaty Situation

Deli meat sales are usually strong in the spring. This is when schools are still in session and the weather turns nicer in many parts of the country, allowing for people to plan picnics and […]

Deli Meats

The Art of Artisan Salami

Salami has a long and rich culinary history pre-dating the Roman Empire. The word’s origin is rooted in the Latin word salumen, meaning to salt. Justabout every region or town had its own recipe, with […]

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Jambon de Bayonne

The nearest airport is the Pau Pyrenees, located in the commune of the department of Pyrenees-Atlantique, our entry into the Basque country and the place our search for the treasure called Jambon de Bayonne—one of […]

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A Special Place for Specialty

Today’s delis are increasingly becoming a place for more out of the ordinary products, especially when it comes to meats. The beauty of specialty meats? “Their simplicity,” says Deanna Depke, marketing manager for Volpi Foods, […]