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Food & Wine

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This site contains 10,000 well-researched recipes from Bon Appetit and Gourmet magazines and features articles on cooking techniques, cookbooks, descriptions of 10,000 wines, food chats and much more.
The premier online source for people who cook.  Offers shopping for all kinds of kitchen equipment, and has recipes and cooks’ tips.
When in doubt, give wine. has thousands of great gift ideas, including wine duos, gift baskets, and delicious gourmet food.

Hickory Farms
Hickory Farms features a large selection of specialty foods orgnized into five departments: beef stick & cheese, foods for entertaining, fresh fruit gifts, specialty meats & seafood, and candies & nuts.  Products range from fruit gift baskets to live lobsters and from petit fours to steaks.  You can also order from the catalog, which is available on request.

Dean & Deluca
The celebrated food emporium in New York City sells all kinds of speciality items on this site, including caviar, cheeses, charcuterie, oils and vinegars, plus kitchen equipment.  It also offers a comprehensive Dean & Deluca cookbook with hundreds of recipes.

Auction Vine
This site sells rare and interesting wines on behalf of accredited dealers.

Good Grips
OXO International produces a line of more than 150 kitchen tools known as Good Grips.  These products are ergonomically designed, transgenerational tools which have soft grips enabling the user to maintain a firm grip on the tool.

Omaha Steaks

Visitors can purchase steak, lamb, pork, seafood, poultry and other gourmet meat products in a variety of cuts.  Find steak recipes on the Web site.  Cookbooks are for sale, and you can join a year-long meat-of-the-month club.  The company has been selling through its catalog since 1952.

Wine Spectator
Produced by Wine Spectator magazine, this site offers comprehensive ratings of wines from around the world, a listing of leading wine shops nationwide, previews of auctions, and allows visitors to seek wines by grape variety, region or name.


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