A good-quality, aged balsamic is a pantry staple. This 12 year old balsamic has a syrupy consistency and rich, sweet flavour. Proper balsamic vinegar from the Modena region has been made for over 500 years. For those select vinegars awarded DOP status (Protected Designation of Origin), every aspect of the production is controlled – the type of grapes used, the aging process and even the special Giugiaro Bottle (this bottle can only be used for DOP Balsamic Vinegar of Modena). 100ml bottle in gift box
Balsamic Vinegar from farmhouse producer Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy. ‘Serie 4’ means it has been matured for approximately 4 years in a series of wooden barrels to create a balanced flavour. A versatile vinegar that can be used in dressings and for dipping with good extra virgin olive oil. 250ml bottle in yellow gift box.
L’Oro in Cucina translates to ‘Gold in the Kitchen’ – and that is exactly what this product is. Olives are hand-picked and cold-pressed to create a superior extra virgin olive oil with a delicate, fruity flavour. Shaved white truffle is added to create a wonderfully perfumed aroma and delicate, nuanced truffle flavour making this oil ideal to use on salads, pasta, risotto, eggs and cheese dishes. Available in either a 100ml or 250ml bottle in box.
This is an artisan product from truffle specialists TartufLanghe, based in Piedmont – an Italian region famous for truffles.
Balsamic Vinegar from farmhouse producer Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy. ‘Serie 12’ means it has been matured over time in a series of 12 wooden barrels (approximately 12 years), creating a rich, deep, sweet/savoury flavour. Ideal to serve with grilled fish and roasted meats, bresaola, aged cheeses, vanilla ice cream and fruit salads. 100ml bottle in box.
Balsamic vinegar infused with white truffle flavour. ’10 Travasi’ means it has been matured over time in a series of 10 wooden barrels (approximately 10 years), creating a a rich, sweet/savoury flavour – perfectly balanced with the fragrant perfume of truffles. The flavour is a true delight – use in dressings and marinades or as a drizzle for grilled meats. 40ml bottle in box.
Balsamic Vinegar from farmhouse producer Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy. ‘Serie 4’ means it has been matured for approximately 4 years in a series of wooden barrels to create a balanced, tangy flavour. Use in dressings, vinaigrettes and marinades. 250ml bottle in box.
Pure extra virgin olive oil infused with fresh lemon – the olives and the lemon are pressed together to create an wonderfully zesty flavour. This oil is fresh and fruity with a clean lemony tang. It’s ideal to use on grilled fish, seafood dishes, sashimi, bresaola and salad dressings. 500ml bottle
White balsamic vinegar with a fresh, balanced flavour. It has a light amber colour – perfect to add a fruity, acidic flavour to food without colouring it. Ideal for use in dressings, vinaigrettes, sauces and marinades for poultry. Use as you would verjuice or white wine vinegar. From Acetaia Reale – a farmhouse vinegar producer in Modena, Italy. 250ml bottle.
The region of Liguria is home of the famous Taggiasca olives, also known as Ligurian olives, which create a superior quality extra virgin olive oil. This oil artisan producer Casa Olearia Taggiasca has a delicate flavour with a very fruity flavour, round finish and green-golden colour. Use it in salad dressings, as a dipping oil or to dress hot and cold dishes. 750ml bottle in decorative wrap.