The Gourmet Girls Are On The Road Again!

Hello fellow campers and lovers of food and wine! Gourmet Girl Denise here with the news of the week. We are headed to Jacksonville, Oregon this week for a book signing and to serve up three delectable little bites from our cookbook “The Gourmet Girls Go Camping” at the beautiful Dancin Vineyards, where our hosts […]

A Lovely Adventure at Adventure 16

Hello Friends and Followers, Gourmet Girl Gail here. Happy August! We started off the month with a book event this past weekend in Los Angeles at Adventure 16, L.A.’s oldest outdoor specialty shop. I bought my very first pair of hiking boots there over 20 years ago! It’s a huge (18,000 square feet) fantastic store filled […]

The Gourmet Girls Really Are On Fire!

Hello friends! It has been a rip roaring couple of weeks for the Gourmet Girls! Gourmet Girl Denise was at PORCH in Carpinteria, California, a delightful store specializing in unique gifts and housewares, indoor and outdoor furnishings, beautiful plants and much, much more. This month they held a “Glamping and Stamping” event in their beautiful […]

Let’s Talk Trout!

With summer in full swing, we’re looking at different ways to prepare fish of all kinds and came across a recipe for Steelhead Trout, also known as Rainbow Trout. Steelhead and Rainbow Trout are the same species of fish. The difference between the two are that the rainbow trout remain in fresh water, while the […]

5 Glamping Tips!

Hello Friends! Camping season is well underway and we Gourmet Girls want to be sure that your next trip will be as restful and stress free as it can be. We know you work hard, and the first thing you want to do is relax once you get to your destination. 1) The hardest thing […]

Monsieur Marcel . . . an L.A. Treasure!

Hello! Gourmet Girl Gail here. We were privileged to hold an event recently at Monsieur Marcel in Los Angeles’s oldest farmer’s market. Seriously, this was a major event for the Gourmet Girls. For me, it was like being a kid in a candy store. Take a look at this video and you’ll see what I’m […]

Happy Fourth of July!

Hello Fellow Foodies! It’s officially summer, and today is the 4th of July, the biggest day of the year for BBQs and gathering with friends and family. As everyone anxiously awaits the fireworks, appetites are sated with all-American favorites like potato salad, BBQ chicken and ribs, and, of course, desert!  What will you be grilling […]

What to Eat When It’s Hot!

Hello Everyone! Well today planes couldn’t take of from Phoenix, Arizona because the thermometer topped out at 120 f/49c ! Wow that’s hot! Here in Santa Barbara we are blessed by being close to the ocean so it never gets that hot here, but even for us it was a hot day. When the temperature […]

The Gourmet Girls Event at Buttonwood Farm & Winery

Dear Friends and Followers, Gourmet Girls Denise and Gail were pleased to host a three-course luncheon at Buttonwood Farm & Winery recently. We can wax poetic about the charms of Buttonwood: the organic peaches, the flower garden, the pond where they hold their amazing All-Farm Dinner each summer, and of course the first-class wines, but […]