What's New at Cybercucina

 

Fennel Essential Oil Crystals

Diminish the need for extra sugars or salt with these blue agave pulp crystals steeped in essential oils. Just a pinch of this 100% organic, 100% all natural seasoning with the flavor of fennel is wonderful on most Mediterranean recipes, ratatouille, bouillabaisse, fish sauces and even mashed potatoes and other vegetables.

Muffuletta (Italian Olive Salad)

For sandwich lovers, this spread stands out. Our Pagliacci brand Muffuletta Olive Salad is loaded with pitted green olives and Kalamata olives along with many of the vegetables found in Giardiniera added in just the right proportions to make this a treat every time you have it on a sandwich. Enjoy a sandwich with Muffuletta Olive Salad today.

Usually, Muffulettas begin with a round loaf of crusty bread, cut horizontally. The fillings are Provolone cheese, salami, mortadella and any combo of other lunchmeats and cheeses that your taste dictates. But before these are added, the bread on both halves is spread with the Muffuletta salad. Onions may be added as well as roasted red peppers. The sandwich is then put together, wrapped in plastic-wrap, pressed and refrigerated for several hours so the flavors can mellow. When ready to serve, cut into wedges like a pie, and enjoy.

In our work-filled, hectic world there is still a need to join with family around a table for a comforting, homemade meal.

Stonewall Kitchen's Cacciatore Simmering Sauce takes the time we lack to create a sauce with a tomato base, that's slowly simmered with plenty of vegetables like peppers, onions, capers and mushrooms accented with an assortment of spices.

This authentic and natural mix of ingredients creates a rich and zesty sauce to complement chicken for a deliciously easy home-cooked meal.

Just sauté 3 ½ to 4 ½ lbs. of chicken pieces in olive oil or butter and then simmer in the Cacciatore Simmering Sauce. It’s that easy. Just have plenty of bread on hand for dipping.

 

The key behind Garritano Baked Sun-Dried Calabrian Figs in Fig Syrup is selecting fresh figs of the very highest quality. The figs are unique to Cosenza, derived from the Bifera Dottato variety, considered one of the most prized figs in the world. The figs are golden in color, with tiny seeds.

Ficotti (sun-dried figs baked in rich fig syrup) are perfect served with aged goat cheese or fresh sheep’s milk ricotta. Adds a rich sweetness to roasted pork loin or grilled rib steak.

This Classic Panettone is a fragrant and soft pastry studded with raisins and candied orange and citron peels. The Top of the Line products are prepared with fresh cream, fresh milk, fresh butter and Natural Vanilla from Madagascar.

The Top of the Line Tin presents this classic creation in a beautiful reusable hatbox tin with a holiday motif—an elegantly special gift presentation.

Each tin contains one 1 lb. 10 1/2 ounces (750gr) net weight Top of the Line Panettone Classico by Loison from Italy.

 

The Laguiole Corkscrew and Bottle Opener are products from the same company that brings us the world renown Lagiuole knives.

Laguiole products are quality controlled at each step of production, with care to assure good workmanship. The bumblebee on the box is a long standing emblem, signifying its reliability.

This trusty stainless steel waiter’s wine corkscrew and bottle opener are attractively boxed for groomsmen gifts, holiday gift baskets, housewarmings, or your own personal use.

 

The Perugina Baci Box are the Italian chocolates that are wrapped in love.

The story is of a confectioner, who was so enchanted with the young heir to Perugina that she would send him secret love notes wrapped around her creations.

Now you can savor whipped dark chocolate, blended with finely chopped hazelnuts (filberts), topped with a whole hazelnut, and then drenched in more chocolate. Each is wrapped with a small piece of paper that carries a message of love.

Each holiday box of Baci contains 21 individually foil wrapped chocolates by Perugina from Italy.

 

The Mas Portell Pimento Piquillo (Smoked Piquillo Peppers) come from a unique variety of red peppers that grow to perfection in Lodosa and its surrounding areas in Spain. Their triangular shape and slightly curved point characterize these pimentos.

Mas Portell Piquillo Peppers are an artisan product, incomparable in taste with an aroma reminiscent of the wood-burning ovens in which they are roasted. They are carefully hand peeled and are extremely attractive as they are left whole and are a bright red color.

Only their own natural juice is used and under no circumstance are water or chemical solutions used in their preparation.

These peppers are featured as part of A Taste of Spain this month, ending soon.

The Mas Portell line of vinegars from the Pons Group of Spain is the end result of the same hard work and experience that they are known for with their excellent olive oil lines.

Mas Portell Bittersweet Chardonnay Vinegar is made exclusively from wines of the Chardonnay variety from Catalonia, Spain and aged in oak and chestnut casks.This bittersweet vinegar is especially recommended for seafood dishes or salads.

Mas Portell Bittersweet Moscatel Vinegar is a bittersweet tasting vinegar, characterized by a gentle and subtle condiment. We particularly like its sweet tones in various marinade recipes.

Mas Portell Bittersweet Cabernet Sauvignon Vinegar is obtained from wines of the Cabernet Sauvignon. The result is exceptional vinegar that enhances all types of culinary creations.

The Bread and Double Oil Dipper Wooden Board Set is an attractive addition to your table and is great for entertaining. It is made from solid Oregon Red Alder, a hardwood, which makes it the ideal cutting board and kitchen utensil. The nestled Dipping Bowls are hand-painted with an olive motif.

Oregon Red Alder is considered a “Green” wood and is excellent for cutting boards. Each Bread and Double Oil Dipper Wooden Board Set contains one 15” x 10” Red Alder wood board and two ceramic olive motif dipping bowls by Out of the Woods of Oregon.

Our Saffron Powder by Pina comes from selected farmers in La Mancha region of Spain and is of the highest quality. It is not adulterated with other parts of the flower, which means that much less is needed for each dish. It also means they will taste better.

Obligatory in paella, risotto alla Milanese and bouillabaisse, it adds exquisite subtlety to the juice of citrus fruits poured over a fruit salad of apples and pears. Each bag contains 10 packets of Saffron Powder and is one of the new products for A Taste Of Spain month.

Pizzolio Infused Extra Virgin Olive Oil by Mas Portellt is an inspired combination of a delicate EVOO, from the best Arbequina Olives in the province of Lleida. Added to it, the essence of the Mediterranean oregano, rosemary herbs, homegrown chilies and carefully selected garlic, sliced sliver thin for subtle taste and visual appeal.

Pizzolio is wonderful for seasoning home made pizza, or to add a personal touch to purchased pizza. It is also excellent for drizzling on or dipping other bread products. This wornderful oil is one of the new producst featured in this month's A Taste of Spain.

 

Les Mouettes d’Arvor Sardine Fillets in EVOO are caught along the southern coast of Brittany using only sustainable fishing practices. Uniformly sized, plump, and freshly prepared, they are packaged in an easy to open flip-top can with a long shelf life.

They are easy to enjoy in this fillets preparation. These fillets are excellent as appetizers or in pasta dishes or salads. As a quick treat, they are great on their own with a little crusty bread to soak up the oil.

Les Mouettes d’Arvor Sardine Fillets are a featured product in our A Taste of France promotion this month. Save even more when you buy a case of 12.

 

Mulled Wine Jelly (Gelefine) by Chateau Virant is made from “vin cuit” a mulled wine typical of the Provence area of France. The ‘vin cuit” is cooked until all of the alcohol evaporates, then sugar and pectin are added.

Featured as part of A Taste of France this month, it is a unique change of pace when spread on toast. It is also a wonderful accompaniment to soft cheeses, white meats and game.


The refreshing blend of white peach puree and a hint of lemon juice makes our new Stonewall Kitchen Bellini Mixer an authentic replica of this classic drink.

Harry’s Bar in Venice, Italy, originally created the sophisticated Bellini Cocktail. It remains very popular in Europe where the blend of Prosecco and white peach puree is served on special occasions. It adds a classic touch to breakfast, brunch, or a personal treat on a quiet afternoon. Mix with your favorite sparkling Italian wine for a truly authentic version.

Olive Oil Cakes or “Tortas de Aceite de Oliva" originated in Andalucia, specifically near Seville. They recently have seen a surge in popularity especially in the USA. They are a light and healthy dessert, simply made with flour, water, yeast and olive oil. All the ingredients are natural with no preservatives added. Enjoy with tea and coffee, wine and cheese, or as a delicious snack on their own any time of day. They are available in four flavors:

Castelvetrano Whole Green Olives by Mezzetta are grown in Castelvetrano, Sicily, in the provence of Trapani. They are harvested young and immediately preserved in salt-water brine, hence the vivid green color.

They offer a meaty texture, with a mild buttery flavor. They encompass a perfect balance between salty and sweet making them a favorite of olive lovers but also tempting to those with a less adventuresome palate.

Castelvetrano Olives are suitable as additions to many dishes calling for green olives, great as part of antipasto trays, and addictive as nibblers with cocktails.

The Del Papa family of Umbria, Italy, use the knowledge gained in the production of Olive oil for over 60 years to produce Olivella Olive Oil Soap & Skin Care Products.

All Olivella products are completely natural and are primarily known for what they do NOT contain. Olivella products are free of Colorants, free of Sodium Laurel and Sodium Laureth Sulfate, free of Animal Fats and petro chemicals, and free of Parabens (propyl, methyl, and butyl). Olivella is not animal tested and is imported directly from Italy in eco-friendly packaging.

As an introduction to this extraordinary line, the first 20 customers to order 2 or more Olivella Skin Care Products will receive a free guest size bar of Olivella Face and Body Bar Soap.

Kusmi has recently introduced a variety pack of bagged teas containing their top 12 flavors for icing. The Kusmi Iced Tea Assortment includes these wonderful flavors:

  • Anastasia (Bergamot, lemon and orange blossom)
  • Label Imperial (Green tea, orange and cinnamon)
  • Strawberry Green Tea
  • Ginger-lemon Green Tea & more!

The package contains two bags of each variety and every 2 bags is enough for 1 liter (approx. 34 oz.) of iced tea.

Bring the heart of summer to your kitchen all year long with ll Boschetto Extra Virgin Dipping Oil with Caprese Herbs. The EVOO is combined with just the right amount of basil, garlic, and tomato. The abundant spices gracefully float in the beautiful hues of gold and green of the oil, stimulating the senses even before reaching the taste buds.

As a dipping oil, it's wonderful with some fresh, crusty Italian bread. But think of it also as wonderful drizzling oil for the perfect Caprese Salad (alternate slices of fresh mozzarella and ripe tomatos).

After an absence of several years, we are very happy to bring back one of our all time personal favorites. Morgenster Stellenbosch EVOO is a blend of Frantoio, Leccino, Coratina, and Favoloza olive varieties, grown from olive trees planted on the historical Morgenster Estate in Somerset West, South Africa.

The oil is cold pressed, entirely natural, contains no additives or preservatives and is neither filtered nor refined. The flavor of Morgenster is fresh, with a full-bodied texture and a slight peppery after-taste, the sign of a quality EVOO.

Our Garden Party is a feast for the senses, satisfying our taste buds and enveloping us in the fragrant aroma of flower petals. Our gift presentation for the Flower Garden Tea Party contains:

  • 1 Hediard Rose Petal Tea 4.4 oz., an aromatic and alluring blend of black tea from China, rose petals and rose essential oil
  • 1 Hediard Jasmine Tea 4.4 oz., Chinese green tea with 3% jasmine flowers
  • 1 Le Mas des Abeilles Lavender Honey 8.8 oz., 100% pure and natural honey, very aromatic with a vegetal scent.

This collection of fragrances and tastes are perfect for romance, birthdays or pampering.

The CrackPot by Fusion Brands will bring a smile to your face, but not just for the "fun" name. It's a simple idea that just comes in handy on a day-to-day basis in your kitchen. The CrackPot is a deep bowl, with a built-in plastic "blade" that allows a clean break on eggshells and limits those pesky little shell fragments. The opposite side provides an ergonomic handle allowing a good grip for whisking or pouring.

Each CrackPot is made of food safe melamine and has a capacity of 1.5 qt. It is 6.8" in diameter and 4.5" high. Ours comes in bright, egg yolk yellow and is a featured product in our new Breakfast aisle.

 

What could evoke the French contribution to the Mediterranean way more vividly than the picture of lavender fields in Provence? Lavender is used for a variety of culinary purposes, both sweet and savory.

Lavender Infused Olive Oil by A L'Olivier is a combination of their fine olive oil and this fragrant flower. The aroma and subtle flavor is so tempting, it will inspire you to use in a myriad of ways.

Drizzle a little on poultry or fish preparations as well as on cheeses or desserts. Just a little drizzle will go a long way to satisfy your senses.

 

Organically grown vine-ripened San Marzano tomatoes are used to produce this Passata whcih is generally used as a base for sauces and other tomato recipes. The simple addition of garlic sautéed in olive oil creates a sauce; add as a condiment to baked white beans and sage; use as a base for the famous Pappa al Pomodoro soup.

Organic Passata al Pomodoro by Bella Cucina will make the freshest tasting Bloody Mary ever this Summer!

 

Roasted Peach Whiskey Sauce by Stonewall Kitchen is the perfect blend of slow roasted peaches and the smoothest whiskey available. But that's just the beginning, its all-natural ingredients include brown sugar and honey along with just the right blend of spices such as garlic and chili pepper to bring depth to both the sweet and spicy qualities.

That perfect blend of sweet and spicy, makes it suitable for marinades and dipping. To us, nothing says Barbecue like a barbecue pulled pork sandwich and you'll be happy to find its recipe on each bottle.

We are happy to introduce these three great sauces from Stonewall Kitchens. All have a sweet hint of flavor and are ideal for grilling or marinating.

  • Roasted Apple Grille Sauce: roasting the apples for this fantastic sauce brings out their sweetest flavor naturally. And the addition of just a touch of maple syrup makes it the perfect sauce for grilled or roasted pork.
  • Vidalia Onion Fig Sauce with the sweet Vidalia onions and the rich fruitiness of ripe figs is perfect for basting.
  • Garlic Rosemary Citrus Sauce has all-natural ingredients and is a fantastic finishing sauce which can be used also for marinating and as a dipping sauce.

Each bottle contains a recipe that brings out the best in chicken, pork or fish.


The versatility of this Chocolate Hazelnut Sauce (Dolci Nocciola) is amazing! Especially for chocolate lovers, Dolci Nocciola can be enjoyed at all three meals and as well as in between. It can be eaten directly from the jar or used as a secret ingredient in any number of dessert recipes.

Try spreading it directly from the jar in the morning on croissants, toasted challah or panettone. Heat and drizzle on ice cream, frozen yogurt or fresh fruit. Spread between layers of your favorite cake to dress it up a bit. There is a great recipe included with every jar.

 



Roasted Garlic Onion Jam by Stonewall Kitchen
combines slow-roasted garlic, sweet onions and balsamic vinegar for a savory balance and a harmony of flavors. Our Roasted Garlic Onion Jam is perfect for glazing vegetables or for combining with cream cheese as a spread for toasted focaccia bread. Dads will love this jam as it also adds a unique flavor to grilled burgers or pork tenderloin.


Dad's will quickly make our Barbeque Salt part of their grilling ritual. This tasty combination of French sea salt, rosemary, lavender, thyme, sage, and marjoram create a perfect rub to pat directly on meat. Their contribution to the aroma is as appealing as their contribution to the taste. The flavor nuances have such a wide range that they work equally well on steaks, poultry, lamb or fish.

Each reusable glass jar of Barbeque Salt (Sel Barbecue) contains 7.76 and makes a great Father's Day gift.


Fresh from the Pacific Northwest, Merry Maraschino Cherries brings back the peace of mind and great taste you want without using artificial flavors, artificial colors, sulfites or preservatives. Our Merry Maraschino Cherries are great in various drinks such as Tom Collins, Manhattans, as well as topping your favorite ice cream sundaes.

Each jar of Merry Maraschino Cherries contains approximately 28 cherries and is one of the featured products in our new Cocktail Hour aisle.


The Mandorla or Almond fragrance line evokes the passion and heat of the Sicilian isles and the splendor of the flowering almonds found in abundance at the feet of Mt. Etna.

The Mandorla or Almond Collection carries an aristocratic note, not too sweet, yet not too subtle, which envelopes the wearer and permeates the air creating a unique allure.

The Collection is part of May L'Erbolario Lodi fragrances month at Cybercucina.


Nothing makes you think of Spring more than the regal Iris with its color, stature, and subtle fragrance. L'Erbolario has captured the essence of this season and flower in the Iris Solid Perfume, part of one the popular Iris fragrance line. In this more concentrated form, the fragrance becomes richer and its intensity lingers longer and contains enriching almond butter, vitamin E, and soy.

Wonderfully feminine and luxurious, it makes a perfect gift for Mother's Day. The elegant presentation places the solid perfume in a beautiful violet colored, drawstring silky pouch that also contains a small hand-held round mirror.

 


Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. It jump-starts the body and mind and is the fuel that keeps you going though the morning. Our new Fine Gourmet Breakfast Products Aisle carrys all you'll need to make your breakfast or brunches special. Find everything from pancake mixes, jellys, jams, coffee, teas and honey, even bacon.

Discover new ways to prepare eggs with the innovative Crack Pot mixing bowl or the PoachPod and serve them in beautiful Porcelain Egg Cups.

Make breakfast easy and fun again with our select products from our new Fine Gourmet Breakfast Products Aisle.



Our Lavender Salt (Sel a la Lavande) from France, is used for a variety of culinary purposes both sweet and savory. It's floral and slightly sweet flavor would provide a delightful twist to an Easter lamb or chicken when used as a rub.

This Lavender Sea Salt is presented in a reusable glass jar and is one of the many salts discounted this April during Seasonings, Spices & Condiments month.

 


Eric Bur's Traditional Bouquet Garni combines the traditional mix of French herbs in 6 pre-measured linen bags for a bouquet that's quick and easy to use. Each sachet is a perfectly balanced blend of onion, garlic, thyme, bay, celery, and cloves. It brightens up any number of recipes especially soups and stews.

Traditional Bouquet Garni will instantly freshen up your pantry this Spring and is part of similar products we are featuring this month in Seasonings, Spices and Condiments.



L'Epicurien Sweet Garlic & Herbs from Provence, make a tasty treat straight from the jar, like olives as an appetizer. Along with the herbs which come from the Provence region of France, the garlic cloves are preserved in a solution of rape oil, salt and vinegar.

Make snacks special; mince a couple of cloves into your humus or dips for extra flavor.





Miguel & Valentino Multifloral Honey
is produced artisanally. It is 100% natural honey and packaged in traditional Spanish ceramic jars in order to prevent changes to the honey by humidity and light and in order to maintain all of the honey's nutritional properties and flavor. Its production is limited only to the spring and autumn when the flowers are in full bloom.


We are very proud of our new product line, Sal de Ibiza Coarse Sea Salt. It is completely additive-free, produced using age-old traditional methods--only sun-dried then ground. Perfect for preparing delicious dishes "baked in the salt crust".

An outstanding salt like Sal de Ibiza Coarse Sea Salt deserves its own container, the beautiful yet practical, Sal de Ibiza Salt Holder. The white ceramic jar, with the blue and gold Ibiza trademark design, and a cork top comes with 1K of free Sal de Ibiza Coarse Sea Salt.



This D.O. certified Sherry Wine Vinegar of Macetilla by Miguel & Valentino a sweet and sour full-bodied vinegar with an intense mahogany color that gives way to a soft, pleasant aroma on the nose and smooth aftertaste on the tongue. Years of fermentation in American oak barrels creates this delicate vinegar, which is ideal for cooking duck, pheasant, venison, poultry, sauces, or for drizzling on fruit.

Well known for their superb flavor and smoothness, Kusmi Teas are distributed throughout the world. Kusmi is now offering a favorite flavor among tea drinkers, Kusmi Darjeeling Tea. Darjeeling is a subtle black tea from the Himalayan mountains with the natural flavoring of muscat and ripe fruits. We offer several packaging choices:

 

This unique Smoked Extra Virgin Olive Oil by Miguel & Valentino is made exclusively of Arbequina olives and natually cold smoked with pinewood. With no artificial flavoring or chemicals added, the authentic taste and quality of this smoked olive oil lingers on your tongue and has you begging for more.

Add a subtle smoky flavor to any of your favorite dishes such as pasta, vegetables, and notably seafood or use as dipping oil and enjoy with bread.



Each generous jar of French Baked Lentils (Lentilles Cuisinees) by Eric Bur Company in France are cooked in tomatoes and goose fat. Warmed and served straight from the jar, these lentils nicely accompany any meat or poultry dish or make a great light meal with salad greens on the side.

Every jar of French Baked Lentils contains 720ml or 23.28 oz.


Basque Trifasico Honey with Bee Pollen & Royal Jelly from Miguel & Valentino is an exquisite, grainy-textured, multi-floral honey with pollen and royal jelly that comes from the Basque region of Spain.

Guaranteed to melt in your mouth and linger on your taste buds, this energy lifting honey contains, in perfect balance, 22 known essential nutritional ingredients that humans require to achieve and maintian optimal vitality. And the Royal jelly is a strong antibacterial protein rich in amino acids that is fed to queen bees when they are still young.

Enjoying our honey is therefore not only an indulgence in taste, but an exercise in good health!

Well known for their superb flavor and smoothness, Kusmi Teas are distributed throughout the world.

Kusmi Violet Tea is a light tea suited for afternoon drinking with a beautiful floral flavor and aroma. It is consists of Black Tea from China with the natural essences of violets. We offer several packaging choices:


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