Here at the FreshDirect headquarters, we’re lucky to work with many interesting people who share our passion for food. One great example is Chef Tina Bourbeau, Executive Chef/Senior Director of Research and Development here at FreshDirect. I sat down with Tina to find out why she went into the food business in the first place. […]
Leftovers are a conundrum for me. I’m not a fan, but I hate to waste food. If there were ever an opportunity to enjoy leftovers though, Thanksgiving is it. It’s a great opportunity to double-utilize some really beautiful food. Haricots verts work beautifully with a fresh dose of olive oil and lemon juice to top […]
I have three requirements when I make dinner for myself at the end of a busy day (already spent in the kitchen!). 1) Preparations must be fast 2) It should be pretty healthy 3) Ingredients must be great. It’s the last requirement which really allows me to keep things simple. If you have great ingredients, […]
Ever run out of ideas on what to make for dinner? Late summer is the best time of year for light and delicious seasonal treats. “There are more choices right now than during any other season,” says FreshDirect Chef Tina Bourbeau. Below are some easy ideas to get you going in the right direction. Rule […]
Having just launched the new FreshDirect Sandwich Shop, Chef Tina Bourbeau chats with us about eating her way through Philadelphia’s legendary sandwich shops, developing the FreshDirect line and what it takes to go from a good sandwich to a great sandwich.
FreshDirect is getting ready for HouseParty! While thousands of people are still signing up (you can too – click here) to be selected to host a gourmet meal at home with friends (on us!), we’re busy in the kitchen, whipping up recipes and testing each one to make sure they’re easy to make and taste […]
There’s no better spring dessert than strawberry shortcake. The fluffy, yet crunchy, biscuits that melt in your mouth, the luscious berries that ooze juice, the… okay we’ll stop now.
Whether for Easter or a warm-weather get-together, Spring is the perfect time for brunch with friends. We’ve recently added three easy quiche recipes created by Chef Tina Bourbeau to our One-Click Recipe section using our pre-made quiche shells and some of our favorite Spring produce. When packed with fresh, quality ingredients, quiche is the perfect […]
We’re wired to enjoy the sweet life. Nature knows this. Her answer: Sweet summer fruit. While it’s in season and in peak form, why look anywhere else to satisfy your sweet tooth? People have long cherished the treasures of summer. Long before poet T.S. Eliot mused, “Do I dare to eat a peach?”; and long […]
In honor of Burger Week at the FreshDirect blog, we asked some of our on-site experts to tell us: “How do you top your burger?” Read on for their tantalizing ideas. Then tell us about your ideal burger…