This vibrant red-orange vinegar is fermented using traditional methods and D.O.C.G. Barolo wine and then aged in oak barrels. The crisp and clean flavour of a traditional balsamic combines with the red fruit tannins of the Barolo grapes.
Villa Manadori label is creation of chef Massimo Bottura owner of 3 stars Michelin and number 1 in The World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2016,Osteria Francescana in Italy. Massimo Bottura has applied his creative skills to the production of an assortment of artisanal balsamic vinegars and Extra virgin olive oils.
A traditional dressing made by reducing grape must for 36 hours to create a very thick, fruity condiment similar to an aged balsamic vinegar. Ideal to use as a drizzle, to accompany aged cheeses or with fruit salad and vanilla ice cream. From Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy. 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
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.
This oil is bursting with fruity and fresh lemon flavours – it’s ideal to use in salad dressings, as a dipping oil or to drizzle on grilled seafood or sashimi. It’s made by crushing olives and fresh lemons together, then draining off the water and juice to leave behind the richly-scented extra virgin olive and citrus oil blend. Keep a bottle in your pantry to liven up your favourite dishes, it also makes a great foodie present. 500ml bottle.
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.
An aged balsamic like this a great gift for food-lovers. ‘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 and thicker texture. Ideal to serve with grilled fish and roasted meats, bresaola, aged cheeses, vanilla ice cream and fruit salads. 250ml bottle in box.
This extra virgin oil is made with olives from centuries-old trees growing in a terraced grove called ‘Le Barche’ which overlooks the Ligurian sea. Produced with a gentle centrifugal decanter method, this delicate oil has an incredibly low acidity, an exceptional nectar-like flavour and amazing fresh, fruity aroma – ideal for dressings and dipping. This is a very limited production oil, with each bottle being individually numbered. From producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera – a region producing some of the finest olive oils in the world. 500ml bottle.
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 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.
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.