Made from 100% Taggiasca olives from a sunny hillside in Western Liguria, with a distinctive golden yellow colour, this EVOO has a delicate flavour with undertones of almonds and ripe fruit. Perfect for seafood, dressing and dressing a traditional Caprese salad.
Villa Manadori label is the 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.
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.
A great all-rounder EVOO with shaved black truffle. With a vibrant golden/green colour and a fruity flavour with a balanced truffle perfume, this oil can be drizzled on hot and cold dishes, in salad dressings, on pasta and risotto, or on eggs. If you love truffles, the possibilities are endless! 250ml bottle.
The olives for this oil are hand-picked and cold crushed to create a high quality oil. 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 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.
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
Do you take your balsamic seriously? Rich, thick, sweet and complex – a mere drop of this amazing 25 year old balsamic will transport you to taste-bud heaven. 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).This vinegar will add an amazing depth of flavour to anything you serve it with – aged cheeses, carpaccio and even ice cream. 100ml bottle in gift box
Add a delicate touch of truffle to you favourite dishes with this EVOO with shaved black Winter truffle (Tuber melanosporum). To make this oil, olives are hand-picked and cold-pressed to create a superior extra virgin oil, then shaved black Winter truffle is added. The resulting flavour is fruity and rich with a perfectly balanced truffle flavour. Use this oil to dress salads, pasta dishes and risotto, eggs or carpaccio. L’Oro in Cucina translates to ‘Gold in the Kitchen’ – and that is exactly what this product is. 100ml bottle in box.
This is an artisan product from truffle specialists TartufLanghe, based in Piedmont – an Italian region famous for truffles.
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.
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.