In our latest newsletter, we shared a sneak peek of an upcoming addition to our food blog themes collection. Today, we’re happy to announce that it is finally launched! 🍽️
Meet Gourmand — our new WordPress theme for food blogs. It is packed with all the necessary features to make your recipes stand out: compact layout with different variations, beautiful recipe card styles, customizable fonts & colors, and many more.
Stylish and highly practical, it is meant to help foodies display their recipes in a beautiful manner. Created with flexibility in mind, Gourmand it the perfect choice for those who seek simple, yet versatile layouts for their food blog.
Hungry for more? Read below all the details about the new theme.
- Featured Area with Layout Variations
- Customizable Posts Options
- Fully Widgetized Homepage
- Recipe Index
- Custom Recipe Details Fields in Posts
- Compact Header and Mobile Menu
- Recipe Card Blocks Integration
Featured Area with Layout Variations
We understand how important it is to have the flexibility for creating the most convenient layout for your content. With Gourmand, you have all the necessary options to adjust and feature the recipes that need the attention of your readers the most. With the included layout variations, you can create a visual hierarchy that will convince your website visitors to stay. Here are some examples of how different layout variations can be used:
- 3 columns featured area and a grid layout for posts | View Demo
- Featured area with posts carousel and a list layout for posts | View Demo
- 4 columns featured area and posts in a classic blog layout | View Demo
- 3 Image Boxes at the top and a full-width layout (no sidebar) | View Demo
Fully Widgetized Homepage
For full control over the layout of your homepage, Gourmand is completely widgetized. It includes 17 specially designed widget areas that provide flexibility for displaying your content. Custom WPZOOM widgets are also included.
Customizable Posts Options
Gourmand comes packed with multiple posts options integrated directly in the WordPress Customizer. You have the possibility to choose how your posts are displayed: with or without a sidebar, choose among different layout styles (blog, list, grid), image aspect ratio, and reorder post details.
NEW: Custom Recipe Details Fields in Posts
With Gourmand, the interaction of your readers with your food blog is ready to become more pleasant. The theme includes custom recipe details fields meant to describe some useful particularities of the recipe such as preparation time or difficulty.
Compact Header and Mobile Menu
It’s important that your recipes look compact on mobile devices and Gourmand is perfectly adapted for that.
Recipe Card Blocks Integration
Gourmand is fully compatible with the WordPress block editor (Gutenberg). This means that you can display your recipes beautifully with Recipe Card Blocks. Your recipes will include Schema markup, which lets search engines and social networks display information about your recipes. This will increase clicks and shareability, giving you an easy way to grow your food blog.
Ready to give it a taste?
Also, let us know what do you think about the new theme in the comments section. Questions are also welcomed! 🙌