Where to Buy

We are selecting retail stores where wholesome, quality foods are offered to customers. Because our sausages are hand produced in small lots, various recipes are available on a limited basis. Please call in advance and check for availability.

 

Christophs Gourmet Artisan Sausages

Barrington, IL

Meeske's Prime Meats - Butcher227 N. Northwest Highway Barrington, IL 60010
847-382-0835 
Hours: M-F 9 to 6, Sat 9 to 5, Sun 10 to 4

 

Chicago, IL

Hot "G" Dogs - Restaurant5009 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60640
773-209-3360 

 

Palatine, IL

Heybeck’s Meat Market - Butcher333 W. Northwest Highway Palatine, IL 60067
847-358-3820 
Hours: M-F 9 to 6, Sat 9 to 5, Sun 10 to 4

 

Crafter of Gourmet Artisan Sausages

The Filet Mignon of Sausages

 

Christophs Gourmet Artisan Sausages

Crafter of Gourmet Artisan Sausages

The Filet Mignon of Sausages

New World Flavors– Old World Quality

 

The Mission

Bring healthy, wholesome food back to our daily diets and dinner table.

 

WindyCity  Brats

Handcrafted, Gourmet Artisan Sausages

Serve On A French Baguette

 

Coming Soon

Christoph’s
 Chicago Baja

Brand - (Made in Palatine, IL)

A Mild Southwestern Style, Mesquite Smoked Brat – A Premium Pork Sausage. Crafted with a delicate balance of choice peppers, garlic, onion, herbs and spices, this sausage offers delightful notes of a sweet, nutty, molasses-like and smoked mesquite flavors  with every bite.

 

 

Christoph’s
WindyCity Kaiser

Brand - (Made in Palatine, IL)

A Basil & Mild Garlic Brat – A Premium Pork Sausage. A touch of sweetness with basil and a balanced hint of California garlic. A flavor you have never tasted before with every bite.

 

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Why Christoph's

 

Our foods reflect natural and organic ingredients, containing only the finest that nature offers.

 

  No MSG   No Potassium Lactate
  No Fillers   No Sodium Phosphates
  No Meat By-Products   No Sodium Diacetate
  No Gluten   No Sodium Erythorbate
  No Carrageenan   No Maltodextrin
  No Corn Syrup   No Sodium Nitrate
  No Artificial   Sweetners   No Recovered Meats
  No Artificial Flavors   No Mechanically Seperated Meats

 

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New World Flavors – Old World Quality

Back to Basics – Back to Real Food 

 

Copyright

All material, information and images are © 2016 Christoph's, Inc. unless otherwise noted, and may not be reproduced without permission. Certain material, information and images may be subject to copyrights by their respective owners, as indicated, and may not be reproduced without written agreement. Christoph's, 24/7, Early Morning, Appalachian Fire, Fenocchio Sweet, Basil Gorgonzola, Chicago Baja and WindyCity Garlic are trademarks of Christoph's, Inc.

 

Christophs Gourmet Artisan Sausages

New World Flavors– Old World Quality  

The Mission

Bring healthy, wholesome food back to our daily diets and dinner table.

  

The Heritage Series

 

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Artist - Juan Bosco

 

Coming Soon 

The Breeds

 

Berkshire

Duroc

Guinea Hog

Hereford

Large Black

 

New World Flavors – Old World Quality 

Back to Basics – Back to Real Food 

 

Copyright

All material, information and images are © 2016 Christoph's, Inc. unless otherwise noted, and may not be reproduced without permission. Certain material, information and images may be subject to copyrights by their respective owners, as indicated, and may not be reproduced without written agreement. Christoph's, 24/7, Early Morning, Appalachian Fire, Fenocchio Sweet, Basil Gorgonzola, Chicago Baja and WindyCity Garlic are trademarks of Christoph's, Inc.

 

Founded June, 2014

Christophs Gourmet Artisan Sausages

New World Flavors– Old World Quality 

The Mission

Bring healthy, wholesome food back to our daily diets and dinner table.

 

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Image may be subject to copyright.

 

Why Christoph's

Our foods reflect natural and organic ingredients, containing only the finest that nature offers.

 

  No MSG   No Potassium Lactate
  No Fillers   No Sodium Phosphates
  No Meat By-Products   No Sodium Diacetate
  No Gluten   No Sodium Erythorbate
  No Carrageenan   No Maltodextrin
  No Corn Syrup   No Sodium Nitrate
  No Artificial   Sweetners   No Recovered Meats
  No Artificial Flavors   No Mechanically Seperated Meats

 

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A Brief History

     Growing up in a home where all meals were prepared from scratch, I learned the attributes of fresh, quality foods and their resulting flavors. My mother rarely went to the grocery store to purchase processed or finished foods. The smell of baking bread, pastries, pot roasts, Wiener Schnitzel or casseroles was always in the air.

     Since the age of nine, every Saturday my father and I would go to Chicago's "Maxwell Street" of the sixties, bringing home fresh meats, fish, baskets of vegetables and fruits and, every Saturday before I was able to play with my friends, I was in the kitchen, hand grinding fresh pork butt shoulder and fatback to produce delicious sausages. I did not mind - my friends could wait.

     Memories of childhood, the benefits of eating fresh and healthy foods stayed with me for a lifetime.

     Fast forward to June of 2014. A friend of mine and I went to a sausage making and cooking demonstration. An Austrian sausage maker presented the basic "make at home" process. He made three different sausages -- the flavors were excellent, and we ate a product quality which is rarely available, even from local butcher shops.

     My friend said we should make some, and asked if I would help him and offer some tips. I agreed. The following weekend we made sausages. He made two recipes and I created four - 24/7, Mandarin Orange, Calimyrna Fig and Early Morning.

     We drank wine, ate fresh sausage and gained weight, well into the evening - it was almost midnight.

     From this experience, Christoph's was born.

  

About Our Recipes / Products

     Unlike commercial sausages, Christoph's uses only 100% Butt Shoulder and Hard Fatback. No scrap, filler or mechanically separated pork is used.

     Our pork comes only from lean, quality hybrid breeds, such as American Yorkshire, Hampshire and Chester White. This pork is then carefully integrated with controlled ratios of Hard Fatback, offering the best attributes of meat to fat ratios for texture and maximum flavor. Our sausages are encased only in natural hog or sheep casing.

     There are no artificial ingredients or preservatives added to any of our products. Preservation is achieved through the process of vacuum packing and freezing. Through this process, freshness is maintained for a minimum of six months, with no loss of flavors.

     With proper thawing and slow, low heat pan, oven or grill preparation, our sausages taste as good and as fresh as the day they were made. Once you eat and serve our products, you will never again purchase low cost, low quality, commercially prepared sausages.

     Yes, our sausages will cost you slightly more - that's because our ingredient costs are higher. But with quality ingredients and careful, small quantity production comes a significantly higher product quality, better tasting food, increased personal health and nutrition.

     All of our quality and health conscious customers have said, "Theirs looks like sausage, but it's not a Christoph's."

  

Thank you...

Christoph, Founder

 

Why Natural  Why Organic

 Authentic organic food is primary to our nutritive and healthy way of life. Great tasting food reduces our daily, unhealthy over-consumption. Choosing all natural and real organic foods reduces our intake of pesticides and chemicals that pollute and harm our bodies.

Naturally produced foods promote sustainable agriculture, our personal health and the health of our children.

 

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New World Flavors – Old World Quality

  Eat Real Food ™

 

Copyright

All material, information and images are © 2016 Christoph's, Inc. unless otherwise noted, and may not be reproduced without permission. Certain material, information and images may be subject to copyrights by their respective owners, as indicated, and may not be reproduced without written agreement. Christoph's, 24/7, Early Morning, Appalachian Fire, Fenocchio Sweet, Basil Gorgonzola, Chicago Baja and WindyCity Garlic are trademarks of Christoph's, Inc.

 

All material, information and images are © 2016 Christoph's, Inc. unless otherwise noted, and may not be reproduced without permission. Certain material, information and images may be subject to copyrights by their respective owners, as indicated, and may not be reproduced without written agreement. Christoph's, 24/7, Early Morning, Appalachian Fire, Fenocchio Sweet, Basil Gorgonzola, Chicago Baja and WindyCity Garlic are trademarks of Christoph's, Inc.