The Well Dressed Food Company

The Well Dressed Food CompanyThe Well Dressed Food Company, headed up by David Tomberlin, is situated in the six-million-acre Adirondack Park in northern New York State, called North Country. David and his company work closely with small, family-owned growers and producers of pure, high-quality foods in the area. The goal of Well Dressed Food is to support these local enterprises and share their wonderful products with everyone. The company’s products use local ingredients wherever possible, and it’s constantly expanding its offerings to include unique foods that reflect the rich history and natural wonder of the region.

You can purchase any of The Well Dressed Food Company’s’ products using PayPal, American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or your debit card. If you’d prefer to pay by check, please contact us at sales@leitesculinaria.com. NOTE: You can’t combine your Well Dressed Food order with other products on Leite’s Culinaria, as it will be shipped directly from the purveyor. If you’d like help with you order, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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North Country Oatmeal Pancake MixNorth Country Oatmeal Pancake Mix
If you love breakfast as much as we do, you’ll love The Well Dressed Food Company’s North Country Oatmeal Pancake Mix. Made from all natural ingredients, this delicious and hearty mix has no artificial flavors, preservatives, or additives of any kind. The result? Fluffy, healthy, and wholesome pancakes with a distinctive oat-y flavor. And it couldn’t be simpler. All you need to add to create hearty North Country pancakes is vegetable oil, fresh eggs, milk, and melted butter. Two cups of North Country Oatmeal Pancake Mix make about twelve 6-inch pancakes. 23-ounce package. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.25

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Adirondack Crunchy GranolaAdirondack Crunchy Granola

The Well Dressed Food Company’s award-winning granola blends just the right mix of all-natural ingredients with North Country honey. One spoonful and you’ll instantly recognize that the ingredients aren’t masked by spices. Instead the flavors of oats, pecans, dried cranberries, and almonds shine through.This is delicious as a hot or cold cereal and perfectly complements your favorite yogurt and ice cream. It makes a quick, out-of-the-bag trail mix, too. Says James Mellgren, editor of Gourmet Retailer, “Living in Berkeley, I know something about crunchy granola, and this is some of the best I’ve ever had.” Visit Well Dressed Recipes for scrumptious dishes using the product. (Our pick: Adirondack Crunchy Granola Scones.) 12-ounce package. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.25

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Spicy Asian Peanut SauceSpicy Asian Peanut Sauce
David Tomberlin loves blending the flavors and spices of different cultures to create something new. Our Spicy Asian Peanut Sauce is a fusion of the East, West, and the New York State’s North Country that will add a new dimension to your favorite recipes. The Well Dressed Food’s creamy smooth, all-natural peanut sauce is infused with fresh ginger and roasted garlic, and for balance and a hint of sweetness, they drizzle in a touch of 100% pure New York State maple syrup. This versatile sauce is great for dipping and is especially delicious with grilled meats and roast pork. It’s superb tossed with warm noodles and can turn an ordinary salad into something exotic. A favorite recipe: Spicy Asian Peanut Chicken Salad. 12-ounce bottle. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.25

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Firepit Grilling SauceFirepit Grilling Sauce
Says David Tomberlin, “We’re proud that our new sizzling, savory grilling sauce is declared a ‘winner’ by Trey Pope, author of Barbecue on My Mind: The Thirty Best Barbecue Restaurants in Georgia. Trey and I are lifelong friends and to this day, generations of our families come together to share great food and down home entertaining.” In keeping with these great traditions, The Well Dressed food Company’s Firepit Grilling Sauce is made of the finest ingredients, blending zesty spices with the natural sweetness of 100% New York State maple syrup—a flavorful combination that everyone will love. Spread generously on grilled meats, fish, and seafood to liven up your next cookout, or serve as a dipping sauce to keep your guests coming back for more. It’s also great for seasoning pulled pork and adding excitement to traditional Southern barbecue.  11.85-ounce bottle. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.25

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Sweet Onion JamSweet Onion Jam
This jam is a unbeatable combination of the sweet, juicy onions that David Tomberlin grew up eating in the South and fresh, smoky roasted garlic. Scoop some of this jam into a bowl to make Sharp Cheddar Sweet Onion Jam Biscuits or, if you prefer your jam straight up, spoon a bit over cream cheese to serve with water crackers. It also makes an amazing marinade and glaze for roasted pork or chicken. 7.3-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.75

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McIntosh Hot Pepper JamMcintosh Hot Pepper Jam
The folks at The Well Dressed Food Company paired the sweet flavor of local favorite McIntosh apples from upstate New York with hot and sweet peppers to create this unique jam.  It’s is wonderful served over cream cheese, fresh goat cheese, or slathered on Brie then wrapped with puffed pastry and baked until oozingly soft.  We love to mix it with a drizzle of olive oil to create a marinade for chicken or pork.  Add a spoonful to your homemade dressing to kick up the flavor of your favorite salad.  7.3-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.75

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Rosemary Riesling JamRosemary-Riesling Jam
Amazingly versatile with a unique and distinctive flavor, this delicious blend of New York State Mcintosh apples and crisp Riesling wine from the Finger Lakes is accented with fresh, savory rosemary. This jam makes an extraordinary glaze for roast pork and is especially delicious with Hudson Valley  foie gras, one of David Tomberlin’s (and our) favorite foods. For a quick, crowd-pleasing hors d’oeuvre or afternoon snack,  slice up some extra-sharp white New York State Cheddar cheese, arrange them on a plate with crackers or thin slices of bread, and serve it alongside a decorative dish of the jam. 7.3-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.75

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Hot Tomato JamHot Tomato Jam
Says David Tomberlin, “My friend Marcia created this thick, zesty jam after harvesting an abundance of tomatoes and jalapenos from her garden.” The addition of a touch of freshly grated ginger makes this  sweet and savory condiment amazing. We slather it on burgers, sandwiches, crackers, and cheese. You can even slathering it on  leg of lamb or pork tenderloin and let it marinate for several hours before cooking. Brushing the meats with it just before serving adds a lovely depth of flavor. 11-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.75

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Chocolate MooseChocolate Moose
This top selling hot fudge sauce from The Well Dressed Food Company is dark enough to satisfy chocolate lovers everywhere. It’s blended to perfection with New York State maple syrup and is studded with chopped, roasted hazelnuts We haven’t stopped finding ways to use it. We love to spoon it over seasonal fruit,  ice cream, and homemade pound cake. It’s absolutely unbeatable with a dollop of fresh whipped cream on top. It teriffic as fondue, too. Just warm the contents of two jars and pour it into your favorite fondue pot. 11-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $7.65

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Campfire Caramel SauceCampfire Caramel Sauce
If you love caramel like we do, you’ll delight in this luscious dessert sauce made from deep, rich caramel and pure New York State maple syrup. This amazingly versatile topping enhances the flavor of whatever you pour it on and is a delicious companion to The Well Dressed Food Company’a popular Chocolate Moose. For a dreamy dessert experience your guests will long remember, drizzle the sauce over freshly made s’mores and vanilla ice cream. And for a special North Country treat, drizzle it over pies, strudels, or warm baked apples. 11-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $7.65

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Pecans in HoneyPecans in Adirondack Honey
Please say hello to a heavenly blend of rich pecans drenched in pure, sweet North Country honey.  This is a delectable, instant topping for ice cream, frozen desserts, soft mild cheese—in fact, just about anything worthy of a pure, delicious crowning moment. You can even use it in baking. Two winners are The Well dressed Food Company’s Adirondack Honey and Dried Fruit Tart and Brie with Nuts and Honey in Puff Pastry. 11.8-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $8.95

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Walnuts in HoneyWalnuts in North Country Buckwheat Honey
This unique marriage of fresh walnuts and dark, flavorful buckwheat honey comes directly from New York State’s rustic north region. Spoon it right out the jar to make a fabulous, instant topping for ice cream, yogurt, or mild soft cheeses, such as Montrachet chèvre. For a special treat, straight from David’s southern upbringing in Georgia, try pouring the honey over warm buttermilk biscuit. 11.8-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $8.95

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Apple ButterApple Butter with Adirondack Maple Syrup
This is unbelievable. Pure Adirondack maple syrup is gently swirled into thick, rich apple butter for a taste so incredible you’ll eat it with a spoon. An all new, all natural classic with limitless possibilities for eating enjoyments—and compliments from guests. David Tomberlin came up with an simple and delicious brunch dish. Baked French Toast with Apple Butter is a cinch to  whip us and can be make the night before, pop it into the fridge, and the slide it into the oven just before guests awake. 7.5-ounce jar. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $7.15

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Firepit Dry RubFirepit Dry Rub
This zesty dry rub complements The Well Dressed food Company’s popular Firepit Grilling Sauce (see above). It’s made from the finest ingredients, including imported smoked paprika, cayenne pepper, and a delicate hint of cocoa. Rub on fish or your favorite meats—chicken, beef or pork—let it sit for a while, and roast away. It creates a caramelized crust that’s delicious as is or is accentuated with their Firepit Grilling Sauce. It also adds excitement to traditional barbecue or Pulled Pork. 4-ounce tin. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.25

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Dark Chocolate Sorbet MixDark Chocolate Sorbet Mix
Chocolate lovers rejoice. Now you can indulge in The Well Dressed Food Company’s fat-free sorbet whenever you have a craving for dark chocolate or ice cream. The taste is so incredibly rich, you’ll never miss the fat, calories, or guilt. They’ve made it so easy to spoil yourself and your guests: just mix with water, heat until melted, chill, and whip it up in your ice cream maker. It’s that simple. We love to serve it with fresh berries and mint for an elegant, fat-free dessert. One  package yields approximately 1quart of frozen sorbet and serve 6 to 8 people. 15-ounce box. Special Leite’s Culinaria price: $6.25

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