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Meet Efisio Farris

Efisio Farris of Gourmet Sardinia Born in Orosei, Sardinia, Efisio Farris has published an award winning cookbook, owns a Sardinian themed gourmet restaurant in Houston and is on a life long endeavor to spread his passion for Sardinian Cuisine. Read More...

Great Sardinian Cooking Starts Here! Recipes, stories, ingredients, wines, gifts, tips, and tricks from Sardinia's top Chef, Efisio Farris.

Sardinian Cooking

Learn to cook the Sardinian way with our cookbook.


Learn to cook the Sardinian way with Efiso Farris' cookbook, Sweet Myrtle & Bitter Honey.
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A Better Tenderloin



A Sardinian cooking will transform a great tenderloin with our mosto d'Uva.
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Fregula Sarda



A small toasted semolina pasta that originated in North Africa and was perfected in Sardinia
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It only takes a small amount of Saba to transform this humble chicken into a gourmet meal.
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Rice and Risotto



Sardinian rice and risotto are beloved all over for their texture and ability to absorb flavors.
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Malloreddus and Bottarga will reinvent the way you enjoy Italian food.
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Our Latest Blog Posts

  • Orosei

    “Oh wonderful Orosei, with your almonds and your reedy river, throbbing throbbing with light and the sea’s nearness, and all so lost, in a world gone by, lingering as legends linger on. It is hard...

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  • History and Benefits of Honey

    The collection of honey is an ancient activity, nearly as old as human civilization itself. The earliest evidence of humans collecting honey is shown in a cave painting in Valencia, Spain that dates back...

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  • Brief Culinary History of Sardinia

    Sardinia is the second largest island in the Mediterranean; just a bit smaller than Sicily. Sardinia is also the fourth least populated region in Italy, with under two million inhabitants. The...

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  • Experience The Flavors of Sardinia

    Authentic, Fine Quality Ingredients from Sardinia 
It's important to all of us here at Gourmet Sardinia that our customers enjoy good food, family, and long healthy lives. The products found on this...

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  • The Health and Flavor Benefits of Olive Oil

    Olive trees are found everywhere on the island of Sardinia, and these trees produce some of the finest olive oils in the world. Even though machines have replaced the traditional methods of...

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Cooking the Sardinian Way

It's important to us that people enjoy food, family, and long healthy lives.  The ingredients found on this site are expertly crafted from the finest that Sardinia, Italy has to offer.  Everything here is selected by Efisio Farris for it's color, flavor, texture, and a wide variety of other qualities including health benefits.  Our ingredients don't include junk fillers that degrade the ability of the food to contribute to your health.  


We hope that as you browse the site and read through the cookbook that you'll learn a new way of cooking delightful meals for your guests and family, and that you'll be inspired by Efisio's stories and the history presented here.

Experience Sardinian Cooking from the Masters

If you're looking to experience Sardinian cuisine from the master himself, Arcodoro in Houston, Texas is the place to go.  Treat yourself, treat your family, treat your friends or treat your colleagues.  Arcodoro offers an exclusive menu of great food that's reasonably priced.  Our Wine menu contains a wide variety of wines, including many that have emerged from Sardinia's rich traditions.  Visit Arcodoro.com today to make your reservation.

Contact Us

Thank you for your interest in Gourmet Sardinia and our line of fine Italian ingredients.  Our staff are available to assist you at any time in order to help you decide what to buy and how to use these fine products.  We can also help you with wholesale and large market orders.

You can write to us at :
4408 W 12th Street

Houston, TX 77055



Or you can email us by filling out our contact form