How long does caviar last?

How long does caviar last?

Caviar does not keep its quality for as long as other specialty products, and requires specialized treatment to increase its relatively short shelf-life. The amount of time before spoilage depends on …
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Mar-a-Lago serves caviar on plastic spoons

Mar-a-Lago serves caviar on plastic spoons

(photo credit: vacayinbae)"The Instagram image that cemented vacayinbae’s 15 minutes of fame was something less breathtaking: It was a quick snap posted last weekend from Mar-a-Lago, President Trump’s …
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How to serve and eat caviar like a pro

How to serve and eat caviar like a pro

Once processed fish eggs are ready for eating, they can be used in many different ways. Despite the expanding usage of caviar and fish roe in the culinary world, the same handling and serving methods …
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How do I open my jar and/or tin of caviar?

How do I open my jar and/or tin of caviar?

All the perishable caviar products sold by Caviar Star come in vacuum sealed containers. Whether it's our screw-top vacuum jars or pop-down vacuum tins, our containers are sealed tight to ensure th …
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Where to eat caviar across America

Where to eat caviar across America

"Few sights are as extravagant as a spoon heaped with glossy beads of caviar. But at a time when a 10-table joint with concrete walls and a Beastie Boys soundtrack can signal fine dining just as much …
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Why is caviar so expensive?

Why is caviar so expensive?

Caviar is indeed one of the most expensive delicacies in the world. Even though some types of caviar and salted fish roe are far more affordable than others, most consumers don't realize why their …
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Caviar Fact Check: Why caviar is expensive

Caviar Fact Check: Why caviar is expensive

Caviar Star's next fact checker puts a Business Insider video to the test. This article, detailing the history surrounding caviar's high price tag, might not account for the recently lowered market …
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How is the quality of caviar graded?

How is the quality of caviar graded?

Every collection of eggs from an individual fish is unique. The value and quality of the harvested eggs are scored during production by a caviar expert, who judges the product according to grading …
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What is caviar?

What is caviar?

The traditional definition of caviar is not simply "fish eggs." True caviar comes solely from fish of the Acipenseridae family, also known as sturgeon. The eggs are harvested from the female sturge …
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Caviar Fact Check: Caviar Fun Facts

Caviar Fact Check: Caviar Fun Facts

Our next piece on the Caviar Star Fact Check series focuses on an article titled "Caviar Fun Facts." Even though this is meant for fun, it's still based upon "facts" and we are here to provide caviar …
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What is Malossol?

What is Malossol?

Today, most caviar and fish roe (regardless of quality) are cured to the model of the malossol process. This processing model is the highest quality method of preserving caviar and fish roe. B …
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Caviar: Nutrition and the Immune System

Caviar: Nutrition and the Immune System

Before ovulation, a mature sturgeon or other fish naturally nourishes each of its unfertilized eggs with enough vitamins and minerals to create a life-support system for potential offspring. Thus, cav …
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Siberian Caviar Potato Wedges

Siberian Caviar Potato Wedges

Black River Siberian caviar is darker in color, but very similar in flavor and texture to Sevruga. A lovely and delicate indulgence. Siberian caviar is a perfect topper for these crisp, golden potato …
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Smoked Salmon Crostini

Smoked Salmon Crostini

Here’s an appetizer you can whip up in no time flat, the perfect touch to any celebration. This Smoked Salmon Crostini recipe is destined to raise eyebrows and capture smiles with a lovely spectrum of …
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Caviar Cucumber Boats

Caviar Cucumber Boats

This simple appetizer is easy to prepare with a wonderful mixture of flavors and textures. Topped with Salmon caviar, these caviar cucumber boats are perfect for any special occasion! (makes 8)Ingr …
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10 Delicious Fig Vincotto Ideas

10 Delicious Fig Vincotto Ideas

Vincotto translates literally as cooked wine although it is not actually a wine reduction, rather it is a reduction of unfermented fruit and skins of grapes or other tree fruit such as figs. The r …
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Siberian Caviar Deviled Eggs

Siberian Caviar Deviled Eggs

This is my favorite way to eat all of the left over Easter Eggs. Deviled eggs garnished with Siberian Caviar, served alongside a crusty loaf of bread and a side salad, is the most decadent post-Eas …
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NC Osetra is Back in Stock!

NC Osetra is Back in Stock!

| Russian Sturgeon Caviar Farm Raised in Our Home State of North Carolina. | The wait is over. Caviar Star has finally received fresh new production of the  NC Osetra and NC Golden Os …
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Truffle Recipes - Tournedos Rossini

Truffle Recipes - Tournedos Rossini

This amazingly lavish dish complete with black truffles and foie gras was created for musician Gioachino Rossini by Chef Casimir Moisson during the 19th century. Rossini was a friend a …
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What does Caviar taste like?

What does Caviar taste like?

Describing the taste of caviar is not an easy thing to do. No amount of description can truly explain the flavor, and since no caviar is identical from fish to fish, it gets even more complicated …
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Truffle Recipes - Truffled Potato Dauphinoise

Truffle Recipes - Truffled Potato Dauphinoise

Rich and delicious Truffle Potatoes Dauphinoise are perfect for Valentine’s Day. This recipe may be made the day before and reheated just before serving alongside beef, pork, chicken, duck, fish or …
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Caviar Recipes - NC Osetra Caviar Biscuits

Caviar Recipes - NC Osetra Caviar Biscuits

This recipe takes southern biscuits to another dimension of deliciousness. Enjoy these delicious biscuits for a special brunch and/or appetizer to a special dinner.Bon Appetit! (Serves 4)I …
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Beluga Hybrid Caviar

Beluga Hybrid Caviar

This just in! Beluga Hybrid Caviar is back!Beluga Hybrid Caviar - $62 / oz.Our newest sustainable caviar, a hybrid of Beluga (huso huso) and Siberian sturgeon (acipenser baerii), is the c …
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12 Days of Caviar Star

12 Days of Caviar Star

Tis' the season, and during the holidays we are bringing you 12 days of Caviar Star!  Place your order now for the holiday season and receive a free gift! Free Caviar Star Ice Pack - Eve …
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Imported Asian Golden Osetra Caviar

Imported Asian Golden Osetra Caviar

There is a new arrival in the Caviar Star world of caviar, the elegant Asian Golden Osetra Caviar.  Russian sturgeon, traditionally raised in the Caspian, Sea, Black Sea and Azov River …
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Caviar Recipes - Pasta with Salmon Caviar

Caviar Recipes - Pasta with Salmon Caviar

Succulent salmon eggs adds a delicate crunch to this decadent pasta dish. If you prefer to have a subtle fish flavor, substitute trout roe and smoked trout for the salmon roe  and& …
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MSC Certified Domestic Salmon Roe

MSC Certified Domestic Salmon Roe

MSC Fisheries Standard The MSC Fisheries Standard is based on the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organizations’ Code of Conduct for Responsible Fishing. The Code was established in wit …
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MSC Alaskan Salmon Roe

MSC Alaskan Salmon Roe

MSC CertificationMSC stands for Marine Stewardship Council. This certification meets the highest benchmarks for certifications and eco labeling. The MSC Fisheries Standard is based on the Unit …
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50 & 100 Year Old Aged Balsamic Vinegar

50 & 100 Year Old Aged Balsamic Vinegar

The Reale Family 50 & 100 year old Aged Balsamic Vinegar from Modena is truly amazing. Age old traditional rules that have been passed down through generations are observed to create this lux …
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Caviar Recipes - White Balsamic Panzanella

Caviar Recipes - White Balsamic Panzanella

White Balsamic vinegar makes our Panzanella Salad elegant and amazingly delicious.  Try this with recipe your ripe garden vegetables for a summer treat!WHITE BALSAMIC PANZANELA(MAKES APPROXIMATEL …
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Truffle Recipes - White Truffle Popcorn

Truffle Recipes - White Truffle Popcorn

ELLE ESSE WHITE TRUFFLE OIL POPCORN*Bring in the summer with this delicious snack!(MAKES APPROXIMATELY 8 CUPS)INGREDIENT LIST:Popped Pop Corn x 8 cupsWhite Truffle Oil, Elle Esse x 2 TbspParmesan C …
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FRESH VANILLA BEANS

FRESH VANILLA BEANS

These fresh, high quality, chemical free, Indonesian and Papua New Guinean vanilla beans are sent farm direct to us for you. New Guinea is the fourth largest vanilla producer in the world. Vanilla …
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Caviar & Tater Tots

Caviar & Tater Tots

TRY THIS DELICIOUS NEW FOOD TREND - A GREAT WAY TO JAZZ UP YOUR SUNDAY BRUNCH!Pick your choice of black caviar or red caviar. You could even serve up both caviar if you feel like treating yourself.&nb …
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Caviar Pairing Suggestions

Caviar Pairing Suggestions

There are so many delicious ways to enjoy our caviar.  Below are some of our favorite pairing suggestions.PERFECT FOR THE HOLIDAYS Serve Caviar With:Warm French Blini & Creme Fraiche (cl …
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EXTRA LARGE FL CAVIAR FOR THE HOLIDAYS!

EXTRA LARGE FL CAVIAR FOR THE HOLIDAYS!

Wow!  We are so excited to offer extra large Florida caviar this holiday season. The FL Osetra and Siberian were harvested from fourteen year old sturgeon, that's twice as old as they usually are …
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MANCHEGO 6 month

MANCHEGO 6 month

One of the most popular cheeses from Spain, Manchego is made from sheep’s milk and moulded in grass moulds which leave a pretty zig zag pattern on the rind. It has a delicious semi-hard creamy text …
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Kaluga Caviar

Kaluga Caviar

This delicious farm raised caviar is produced from a hybrid of the Kaluga and Schrenke sturgeon. This hybrid produces large sized, firm caviar with an incredible delicate & buttery flavor with a s …
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ELLE ESSE TRUFFLE PRODUCTS

ELLE ESSE TRUFFLE PRODUCTS

A passion for truffles for over half a century…Elle Esse Italian Truffle products started back in 1948 when Nello Caporicci opened a small workshop next to his families trattoria and began to dream …
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 Homemade Romesco Recipe

Homemade Romesco Recipe

ROMESCO is one of my favorite "sauces".  It's classified as a sauce but it's more of a "spread". Delicious tossed in with sauteed seafood, warm beans, salads, pasta or with crusty bread.&nbs …
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LE BLANC OILS

LE BLANC OILS

Established in 1878, Huilerie J. Le Blanc still uses the same granite mill which has been in action for four generations. The Leblanc family produce top quality oils made from nuts and seeds.Only 3 …
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QUINCE PASTE

QUINCE PASTE

Quince is a fruit that resembles a cross between and apple and a pear although its flesh is too tannic to eat raw. when cooked it turns a lovely dark apricot color. In Spain the quince is cooked d …
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SMOKED PAPRIKA

SMOKED PAPRIKA

Spanish Smoked Paprika is produced in the La Vera region. Over the centuries, the Yuste monks kept their recipe secret. It was not until the mid-nineteenth century that they shared their secret …
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ARTISANAL RAW MILK MANCHEGO CHEESE

ARTISANAL RAW MILK MANCHEGO CHEESE

Artisan cheese refers to cheese that is produced by hand using the traditional craftsmanship of skilled cheese makers. As a result the cheeses are more complex in taste and variety. Many are aged …
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Aged White Balsamic

Aged White Balsamic

In order to understand white balsamic one first needs to understand balsamic. What defines a vinegar is the fermentation of alcohol -- typically wine but also beer or cider -- into acetic acid. Re …
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Escargot a la Bourguignonne

Escargot a la Bourguignonne

The finest epicurean snails are Burgundian Helix Snails. All other culinary snails pale in comparison. This classic French appetizer has been enjoyed for centuries. The Helix snails enjoy living …
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Caviar Recipes - Cherries of the Sea

Caviar Recipes - Cherries of the Sea

This classic Caviar recipe is gorgeous and delicious. It's perfect for entertaining. Make your choice of red caviar, or black caviar, and you're good to go.(Makes 20 each)IngredientsCherry or Grape To …
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Evo Espelette Toasts

Evo Espelette Toasts

(Preheat oven to 350 degrees)IngredientsBaguette x 1, slicedExtra Virgin Olive Oil x ½ cup Espelette Pepper x ¼ cupInstructions1. Lay slices of baguette uniformly onto a sheet pan.2. Brush each …
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UNIO EVO ARBEQUINA – P.D.O. SIURANA

UNIO EVO ARBEQUINA – P.D.O. SIURANA

This amazing Spanish extra virgin olive oil has Protected Denomination of Origin SIURNA and is produced entirely from Arbequina olives grown within the SIURNA region in the Catalan province of Tarra …
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Sustainable Caviar

Sustainable Caviar

Caviar Star bases its Sustainability practices on a simple principle – meeting today’s needs without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. In terms of seafood, this …
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Royal White Sturgeon Caviar

Royal White Sturgeon Caviar

Pearls ranging from deep amber to dark gold, Royal White Sturgeon Caviar is lighter in color and slightly bolder in flavor when compared to traditional or Classic White Sturgeon Caviar. It h …
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Lobster Oil Vinaigrette

Lobster Oil Vinaigrette

(Makes 3/4 cup)LOBSTER OIL x 1/4 cupOLIVE OIL x 1/4 cup (EVO preferred)FRESH LEMON x 1 each, juicedFRESH GARLIC x 1 each mincedSALT & PEPPER TO TASTE (Espelette pepper is fabulous in this recipe)T …
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ESPELETTE GROUND RED PEPPER

ESPELETTE GROUND RED PEPPER

 Nestled in the farthest south western region of France right on the Spanish boarder deep in the heart of Basque country under the mount Mondarraine is the picturesque village of Espelette. Th …
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Black River Osetra Caviar

Black River Osetra Caviar

This delicious Osetra caviar is farmed on the banks of the pristine waters of the Rio Negro River in Uruguay. The traditional malossol method of using little salt makes this caviar clean & …
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AMERICAN SALMON ROE

AMERICAN SALMON ROE

SALMON ROE * USAWe source this delicious salmon roe from The People of the Salmon whose way of life is sustained by their connection to the water and the lands where their ancestors have fished for mo …
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UNIO ARBEQUINA OLIVE OIL

UNIO ARBEQUINA OLIVE OIL

Our Unio Spanish Arbequina Extra Virgin Olive oil buttery, fruity and well balanced with a delicious apple flavor with a hint of artichoke. Unio has over 150 years of experience producing high qua …
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Balsamic Glaze & Ice Cream

Balsamic Glaze & Ice Cream

Balsamic Vinegar Glazes are delicious with Ice Cream for Dessert. Now that Spring is finally here enjoy this with a glass of Port after a nice dinner. Enjoy!IngredientsIce Cream of ChoiceFruit of Choi …
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SHAD ROE

SHAD ROE

Shad Roe is a highly seasonal product and only available at the onset of spring when the shad swims up river to spawn.Shad roe has been a part of the Virginia and Carolina coastal diet since pre-Col …
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Mojama & Apple Salad

Mojama & Apple Salad

This is a delicious combination of our lightly-salted, air-cured tuna mixed with fresh crispy tart, or sweet, apples and fresh chives. It is great served as a starter or with fresh greens such as …
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Sustainable North Carolina Caviar

Sustainable North Carolina Caviar

About the only thing the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Black Sea have in common is the reference to color in their names. Yet, in Caldwell County NC, you’ll find an anonymous, tucked-away farm that p …
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Black Truffle Carpaccio & Cream Pasta

Black Truffle Carpaccio & Cream Pasta

Here's a delicious pasta recipe with Elle Esse Black Truffle Carpaccio. Fresh sliced black truffles and mushrooms mixed in fruity Umbrian olive oil. Perfect for adding amazing flavor to …
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Caviar Star - Saba Menu Suggestions

Caviar Star - Saba Menu Suggestions

Saba with its ancient Greco-Roman roots is known as “the first balsamic”. It is actually unfermenteted carmelized Trebbiano and Lambrusco grape juice and is becoming rediscovered with chefs everyw …
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Local Love for Southern Caviar

Local Love for Southern Caviar

Caviar Star is always humbled when we receive positive feedback from our customers, chefs, and distributors alike. We pride ourselves on providing only the highest quality of caviar and exceeding o …
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Charleston Wine and Food Festival 2013

Charleston Wine and Food Festival 2013

Caviar Star attended the 2013 Charleston Wine and Food Festival this past weekend and, let me just say, a good time was had by all! The festival is a non-profit organization held to celebrate Charlest …
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