If eating in is the new eating out for the foreseeable future, it's only natural that Michelin-star dining should come to your front door.
While the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has forced many restaurants down the delivery or pick-up route, it's a great opportunity for diners to sample some Michelin dishes they might not otherwise have been able to.
From 'makeaway' kits and homemade pantry items, to a full roast-chicken supper, here are some of the Michelin-star delivery options around the world, where you can order from world-class kitchens, direct to yours.
From Massimo Bottura and Daniel Humm, to Dominique Crenn and Anne-Sophie Pic, take your pick from some Michelin-star favourites.
Emilia Burger, stuffed rabbit, pasta with white ragu, and many more big and bold flavours are flying out of Massimo Bottura's Franceschetta 58, the little sister to his three-Michelin-star Osteria Francescana. The DIY kits make dining in a whole lot more fun, plus you can even pick up desserts, wines and mother yeast. Read more here.
The French chef from vegetable-driven, three-Michelin-star Arpège is offering his fans the opportunity to re-connect with the seasons with a weekly 5 kilo fruit and veg basket, fresh from the Arpège gardens, for 50 euros.
Newly appointed with two Michelin stars in the inaugural Michelin guide to Slovenia, Ana Roš has opened her special pantry of local produce for delivery throughout Europe. Slovenian wine, cheese and honey are just a few of the pantry treats that could be winging their way to you. Take your pick of three different sized boxes of goodies.
Dishes from the Michelin-star restaurant at Pavillon Ledoyen can now be delivered directly to your door. With a full à la carte menu on offer, all you have to do is take your pick, warm the dish up and serve with some three-Michelin-star magic, thanks to Yannick Alléno.
6. Daniel Humm - Whole Roast Chicken
London and New York
Daniel Humm's Davies and Brook is serving a 'To Go' box in London, including their iconic whole roasted chicken with foie gras and black truffle for £145 for four, or their Claridge’s Fried Chicken for £45 with assorted side dishes and a dessert.
Over on other side of the pond, New York's Eleven Madison Park are doing the same thing. Don't miss out on their Thanksgiving turkey menu too.
Two-Michelin-starred British chef Simon Rogan from the Lake District has created a three-course menu using seasonal ingredients, which changes weekly and can be delivered to the door nationwide. Dishes like kohlrabi velouté, rye bread croutons, diced apples, and kohlrabi, wild garlic oil, and bread & butter pudding and compressed apples with woodruff custard, make staying in a delight.
Dominique Crenn might have re-opened her three-Michelin-star Atelier Crenn in San Francisco, complete with UV-C disinfection system this month, but you can still tuck into her Crenn Kit luxe in the luxury of your own home. Caviar and koji rice tart and trout tartare are just two of the treats you'll find ready to assemble at home with the help of an instructional video from the team.
The new Parisian take-out or delivery service is available throughout the capital and offers anti-waste and mainly vegetable-led cuisine, inspired by the Naturalité movement launched in 2014 by Alain Ducasse and prepared daily by Romain Meder and team.
Discover French chef Anne-Sophie Pic's Daily Pic online with this no-fuss lunchtime delivery service of simple and natural pre-prepared menus, allowing you to pick and choose between mains, starters and desserts.
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Dan Barber was one of the first to innovate his supply chain into people's homes during the lockdown. His resourcED boxes offer all you need for a healthy cook-in at home. Take a look at his new Kitchen Farming Project too.
Jordan Kahn's otherworldly Vespertine restaurant in Los Angeles has a special menu showcasing chef Sean Brock’s recipes from the south, including his famous black skillet cornbread, complete with the cast iron skillet it's cooked in, and shaved Edward’s Country Ham & Black Pepper Butter, a dry cured ham smoked over hickory, served with homemade cultured black pepper butter.
As England gets ready to reopen its restaurants on 12 April for outdoor dining after the lockdowns, restaurateurs and bar owners respond to the new legislation with some exciting pop-ups and creative al fresco dining solutions. Find out more.
Bottura's Modena bistro has launched an online food shop and delivery service in Italy, featuring dishes from the restaurant as well as produce from like-minded producers and restaurants in the Emilia Romagna region.
The pandemic has taken takeout and delivery to a whole new level, and while concepts like the 'makeaway' continue to rise, so does the art of meal packaging for restaurant brands across the world. In the UK, Fine Dining Lovers spoke to some top restaurants at the forefront of the trend.
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