The Oh Là Là Gourmet Brunch is a truly gourmet experience created with the notion of French romance in mind, like a love letter from the women who have inspired this artisanal collection you’re about to enjoy.
Our Oh l à l à Gourmet Brunch Box has been curated along with menus and a selection of ingredients by Canadian women sharing their worldly traditions from France, Nicaragua, Tunisia, Madagascar, and Guyana, to create a unique experience - expertly combined.
YOUR GOG BOX INCLUDES:
Coffee | Maria Fiallos and Valeria Fiallos- Soliman from Nicaragua are fourth generation coffee growers and importers. Las Chicas del Café bring to your brunch table the “El Patron” Espresso Blend, made with only the finest Nicaraguan beans. This single origin blend has a sweet acidity, a round and creamy body, with a balanced flavor and lingering floral and chocolaty aftertaste.
Tea | Christelle from France is chef pâtissière and owner of Ambiances Gourmandes tea room and French pastry shop in Fergus, Ontario. With a selection of over 200 premium loose teas and tisanes, she chose this delightful Pear Cream herbal tea for your brunch. It features a combination of fruits including apple cubes, dried fruits, orange peels, calendula petals and natural pear cream flavour.
Jelly | Francoise Briet from France is the lead visionary of this gift box, and has developed the menu and all the recipes. Francoise is the owner of Malty & Hoppy Delicacy, a Toronto based company that uses beer from the best local breweries in Ontario to make delicious Beer Jellies with a French twist. Francoise has a Ph.D. in nutrition and was the former chef of the French Consul in Toronto for four years. You will enjoy her Pale Ale Beer Jelly with brie and apple spice in a revisited brunch classic recipe.
Jam | Julie Foulon brings you a taste of her homeland, France. She created Frenchporium for the opportunity to explore and rediscover the grand French classics without needing to travel to France. The array of jams from “Confiture Parisienne” uses the best varieties of apricots, raspberries, and strawberries, which are grown by French producers in different regions of France.
Vanilla Extract | Aina and Nomena are from Madagascar and work with small growers in their homeland to bring you the most sought out vanilla beans in the world. The passion that drives Vanilla & Spice is to showcase the best of what Madagascar has to offer. This “pure” vanilla extract is handcrafted in small batch in Toronto, and contains real vanilla beans in the bottle for a bolder taste with time.
Spice | Debra Ragbar is originally from Guyana. After being diagnosed with Celiac Disease, she created Kawartha Spice Company, which makes spice blends and seasonings from gluten-free, non-GMO and Vegan ingredients. The Apple Spice blend in this box adds truth to the old adage “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” It is a blend of sweet and warm spices taken from Mother Nature’s Medicine Chest.
Olive Oil | Amira and her husband are from Tunisia and value quality food. Fascinated by the quality and taste of olive oil in their homeland, they decided to bring the hand-picked, genuine olive oil to North America. In creating Phoeapolis Organics, they are on a mission to provide you and your family with the best tasting and fully authentic olive oil.
Ceramic Planter | Julie Martin is a ceramist from Quebec City, now based in downtown Toronto for over 30 years. Julie Martin Ceramics specializes in beautifully crafted porcelain and stoneware dishware. For this special event, she is creating a series of windowsill herb planters - each one a unique piece of clay art to add to the pleasure of having the fresh herbs of your choice at your fingertips.
Chocolates | Julie Foulon, creator of Frenchporium added a traditional tin of delicious chocolate praline, from the famous Parisian brand “Angelina.” Since 1903, Angelina tea house on Rue Rivoli in Paris has been the gourmet temple and a symbol of the French way of life. Today, Parisians and tourists queue to taste Angelina’s signature Mont-Blanc, an exclusive pastry creation and the best of the French pâtisserie.
Oh Là Là Gourmet Brunch Box
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