La Petite Epicerie was born by creator Jacqueline Morabito for the love of artisan producers of the Nice region. This gourmet Olive Oil and Vinegar has been selected by food curator Galateo & Friends and the label was designed by J. Morabito under the theme of “the reinvented tradition”.
The perfect Christmas cringle gift.
250ml Olive oil
Pack in a gift box
This oil made with new harvest olives is a celebration of the seasons and new produce. In ancient Rome, new harvest olive oils were highly anticipated and named “Oleum ex albis ulivis”, (oil from the white olive) – a tradition that the Terre Bormane brand continues today with this oil made from new harvest olives immediately following the blossoms. It has an incredible flavour – fragrant, zesty and a little savoury on the finish. 500ml bottle wrapped in tissue paper.
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.
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 from the Ligurian Riviera area has DOP status – which involves strict controls over the growing and production to safeguard quality.
It’s cold pressed and has a delicate aroma with a very fruity flavour, round finish and golden colour. Use it in salad dressings, as a dipping oil or to dress hot and cold dishes. From producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera. 500ml bottle.
Sleek, stylish, elegant – and, most importantly, practical. This gift box contains two kitchen essentials – extra virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar of Modena, both in distinctive black bottles. An ideal present for any food lover. Box contains 750ml EVOO and 500ml balsamic.
From producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera – a region known for producing high quality extra virgin olive oils.
Balsamic Oro Nero is a very pleasant balsamic vinegar thick and fragrant. It has a rich flavour, aromatic and sweet with just the right amount of acidity. Matured in oak barrels, this IGP balsamic is must have in all kitchen pantry.
L’Acetaia Compagnia Del Montale has been producing DOP and IGP balsamic for 3 generations in Modena Italy.
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.
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 classic Mediterranean flavours of rosemary and olives unite in this versatile oil. Use in marinades – especially for lamb, as a dipping oil on an antipasti platter, or drizzle on the top of home-made focaccia. Rather than inserting herbs into the bottle of oil, fresh rosemary is crushed with the olives during the product process, creating a rich, aromatic oil with a lifted, herbaceous flavour. This oil is from producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera – a region known for producing high quality extra virgin olive oils. 250ml bottle.
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