We are evolving! The new gustiamo.com is here!

We have always loved gustiamo.com, through all it’s versions – it is our amazing tool that let’s us send real Italian extra virgin olive oil from San Antonio to Fargo – but oh boy, have we come a long way since 1999. Technologically, we mean. We just launched our new website! This is gustiamo.com version…

Site Shutdown, Sept. 26-27

This is a message for tutti! Gustiamo.com will be shut down from Sept. 26-27, 2016. We are making some improvements and getting a new look. We hope you are excited as we are! Need some Extra Virgin Olive Oil ASAP? Need to find that awesome recipe you saw on the GustiBlog?  Call us: 718.860.2949

In the Wall Street Journal: The Art of Pasta

Here at Gustiamo, we have always believed that food is art! The performance piece, Frattura, was created by Leon Johnson and Audra Wolowiec, and used pasta to engage all 5 senses. The piece was inspired by Gustiamo’s Candele Faella Pasta and performed at the Gustiamo warehouse on Small Business Saturday. It was also written about in the Wall…

Who is Gustiamo?

Gustiamo is the importer of Italy’s Best Foods. We are devoted to Italy’s real farmers and food makers. We are obsessed with quality, authenticity, and good people. We deliver Italian ingredients to chefs, markets, and to Americans’ home kitchens via our online store. Get to know us. These are our top 5 most read GustiBlog…

Our Italian Easter Basket: Buonissima Pasqua!

There is nothing better than a classic Easter Basket, and the best Easter Baskets are Italian! In a beautiful wooden crate, this gift is full of Italian sweets perfect for Easter. With sweet specialties From Lombardia to Sicilia, you won’t be able to resist. This basket is sure to add an Italian touch to your…

Warehouse Break-in Festa di San Giuseppe Dinner

We love our warehouse. And more than anything else, we like to eat, drink, and be merry in our warehouse. Last night we did just that. We invited 10 of our best friends and partied. It was awesome. No one gave a damn that the temperature was freezing. There was plenty of wine to keep us…

Taste Firenze 2015

Taste continues to be our favorite food show to attend. So many Italian artisans in one place. It takes us a whole day just to make it down one aisle! Not only do we get to hang out with so many of our beloved producers, we also get to see, well everyone! All our Italian food food friends…

Invitation to an Italian Party in the Bronx: Pizz’ & Spritz

Join us for Holiday Shopping & Party Holiday shopping at Gustiamo with no shipping charges, hooray! ✶ Eat pizza from our pizza truck (wood burning oven!) ✶ Drink our fantastic Spritz (it’s an Italian cocktail!) ✶ Check out our newly unveiled holiday gifts ✶ Taste our newest products from Italy ✶ Bring your empty bottle…

Gustiamo Artists in Residence: The Bronx Graffiti Art Gallery

Art and food. Food as art. Food IS art. That is how we see it: good food is art. All of our farmers and food makers are master artists and their mediums are ingredients, flavors, and traditions. We love and embrace art, and right here in Gusitamo’s Bronx community there is beautiful art all around…

Gustiamo on Crain’s New York Stories

When our friend Rosemary Maggiore asked us to do a Crain’s Business episode for their New York Stories series, we blushed. We were just giddy over the fact that the legendary Crain’s New York Business was interested in us. Rosemary came to visit us and along with Jill Kaplan and their posse of camera people they transformed our…