One of the great celebrations of summer in NYC is the Fancy Food Show, where if the weather is fine the attendees are well dressed and an upbeat party mood prevails as for example this year when 180,000 special concoctions of tasty food and drinks are offered by more than 2,550 exhibitors from 55 countries, quite beyond any one human’s ability to appreciate more than a fraction, but we stepped up to the mark nonetheless and using serendipity as a guide found some notable choices, including the following:
180,000+ specialty foods and beverages
2,550+ exhibitors from 55 countries around the globe
ALL-NEW LevelUP “future of food” attraction covering consumer forecasts and trends, the store of tomorrow, tastings of leading edge product concepts and more
Latest trends and news
Keynotes and Super Sessions
Lifetime Achievement Awards event
Front Burner foodservice pitch competition
The 63rd Summer Fancy Food Show will take place at the Javits Center, June 25 – 27.
NEW YORK (June 2017) — The Summer Fancy Food Show in New York is shaping up to be the largest in its 43-year history, with more of the latest specialty foods and beverages to discover than ever before. The show takes place June 25 – 27, 2017, at Javits Center.
The sold-out exhibit halls will be filled with thousands of new products from California to Texas to Maine, and 26 countries. Italy boasts the largest international showing with 50 exhibitors, followed by Japan, France, Germany and Mexico. Registration is now open at fancyfoodshows.com.
As the largest marketplace devoted exclusively to specialty foods and beverages on the West Coast, the show is the place to be for buyers from top names in retailing and restaurants to spot trends, find new foods, and make new connections.
“Specialty food is enjoying record sales as consumers look for the very best in the foods they buy,” says Ann Daw, president of the Specialty Food Association, owner and producer of the Summer and the Winter Fancy Food Show. “The distinctive products buyers find at our show will result in top-quality products for consumers where they shop and dine.”
Show highlights include the What’s New! What’s Hot Showcase with hundreds of on-trend products including the following:
Christopher Elbow’s Signature Artisan Chocolate Bar Collection will feature his gourmet artisan chocolate blend combined with delicious ingredients to create a truly gourmet chocolate experience. Christopher Elbow’s approach to chocolate making utilizes a combination of traditional European style craftsmanship with modern interpretations of flavors and designs. Where modern culinary artistry meets traditional hand craftsmanship.
70% Artisan Dark Chocolate Bar A fruity and complex 70% gourmet dark chocolate bar blended from the finest cacao beans from around the world. Gluten free.
Lemon Ginger Dark Chocolate Bar Dark chocolate is expertly blended with essence of pure natural lemon and the spicy zest of candied ginger. Gluten free.
Spiced Dark Chocolate Bar 63% gourmet dark chocolate blend infused with our Ancho and Chipotle-Cinnamon blend. Gluten free.
Coffee Cardamom Dark Chocolate Bar A 63% gourmet dark chocolate blended with roasted coffee and cardamom. Gluten free.
Dark Milk Chocolate Bar A custom gourmet blend of milk and dark chocolate that is both creamy and smooth but rich and full flavored. Gluten free.
Dark Rocks Chocolate Bar A 63% gourmet dark chocolate blended with popping candy. Voted the best chocolate bar by Food and Wine Magazine. Gluten free.
Macadamia and Hawaiian Sea Salt Dark Chocolate Bar Christopher Elbow’s 63% custom gourmet dark chocolate blended with freshly toasted macadamia nuts and Hawaiian Red Sea salt. Gluten free.
85% Artisan Dark Chocolate Bar A bold and flavorful 85% gourmet dark chocolate blend from the finest cacao beans from around the world. Gluten free.
Toasted Almond with Mayan Sea Salt Bar 63% gourmet dark chocolate blended with freshly toasted almonds and Mayan sea salt. Gluten free.
Blueberry Lavender Dark Chocolate Bar 63% custom gourmet dark chocolate infused with floral lavender oil and studded with dried blueberries. Gluten free.
Cartwright and Butler will introduce a full collection of Tall Tins, Short Tins, Duo Tins, and an assortment of marmalades, honey and fudge. Producing a bounty of thoroughly-British breakfast accompaniments, tasty treats and store cupboard staples, Cartwright & Butler is a delicious mainstay in the famous Harrods Food Halls and is now being introduced to consumers throughout the world.
Fudge Collection Delicious British fudge. Cartwright & Butlers crumbly butter fudge is a classic and makes a real treat. An exceptionally creamy fudge which obtains its color from their luxury ingredients. A Scottish product, with no additives or preservatives, the fudge is delicious, irresistible and mouth-watering. The salted caramel fudge is a modern take on a traditional buttery fudge flavor. Presented in a carton or classic, reusable gift tin with a kilner style lid. Flavors include; Butter Fudge in Carton, Salted Caramel Fudge in Carton, Butter Fudge in Tin, Salted Caramel Fudge in Tin
It’s Time For Tea Duo Tin Classic buttery shortbread rolled in sea salt flakes and caramel crunch. Team this with English Breakfast tea and you have the perfect duo. Beautifully presented in a signature, painted gift tin.
Tea For Two Duo Tin Traditional buttery shortbread rolled in white chocolate and pistachio pieces. Team this with our classic Earl Grey tea for the perfect accompaniment. The perfect afternoon teatime treat.
Strawberry Preserve A homemade favorite, strawberry jam is full of flavor. Produced using a homemade recipe using only the highest quality ingredients, our strawberries are field-grown for extra flavor and used liberally in our traditional preserve. Great on a fresh scone with clotted cream. It is lovingly prepared in a kilner type jar which you can use time and again for storing foods that require an airtight seal.
Acacia Honey with Comb This exquisite mild, sweet and floral tasting honey is one of the most popular in the world. Perfect on its own, or used for adding a subtle sweetness to your beverage. The vanilla notes also make it a perfect choice for cooking. It is lovingly prepared in a kilner type jar which you can use time and again for storing foods that require an airtight seal. This product received the Great Taste Award in 2016, organized by the Guild of Fine Food, is the acknowledged benchmark for fine food and drink. It has been described as the ‘Oscars’ of the food world.
Almond Shortbread Traditional Biscuits in Tin Made using real butter and plenty of flaked almonds, these Cartwright & Butler traditional shortbread biscuits will be a heavenly taste of luxury. Exquisitely presented in a decorative metal tin that can be reused time after time.
This product received the Great Taste Award in 2016, organized by the Guild of Fine Food, is the acknowledged benchmark for fine food and drink. It has been described as the ‘Oscars’ of the food world.
Chocolate Stars USA will release their exclusive “Made in Belgium” Bulk Chocolates which are a very high-quality chocolate. Quality ingredients include fine cacao beans, 100% authentic organic bourbon vanilla, and is 100% non-GMO soy lecithin. These bulk chocolates are made in Belgium using traditional methods and fine ingredients. They are ideal for snacking, garnishing and dipping.
Chocolate Stars USA has announced that they are also now offering packaging options including portion packaging, re-packing label production, flavor profiling, tasting cards to highlight flavor profile and recipes, and product tasting pairings.
The Bulk Chocolates, which are perfect for any occasion will include:
Belgian White Chocolate
Belgian Dark Chocolate 60%
Belgian Milk Chocolate 34%
ABOUT CHOCOLATE STARS USA
Chocolate Stars USA is a marketer of fine chocolate brands and innovative sweet creations crafted by select producers around the world: chocolate bars, single origin chocolates, liquor chocolate bars, alfajores and dulce de leche, exclusive gift boxes, professional couvertures, caramelized biscuits and confections. We build quality relationships with our partners to offer you world-class products that will meet your highest standards. Brands currently include Havanna, Les Chocolats de Pauline, Cartwright and Butler, Vanuata Kakaw, Christopher Elbow, and Cachet.
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