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 Vinegar from farmhouse producer Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy. ‘Serie 8’ means it has been matured over time in a series of 8 wooden barrels (approximately 8 years), creating a a rich, sweet/savoury flavour. Ideal to serve with grilled fish and roasted meats, bresaola, aged cheeses, vanilla ice cream and fruit salads. 250ml 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.
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 is named for the ancient Celtic god of the region called ‘Bormanus’ – guardian of the woods and waters. It’s made with ripe Taggiasca olives, creating an elegant aroma and fruity flavour with hints of almonds on the end palate. From producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera. A great everyday oil to add rich flavours to dressing and dishes. Available in a 60ml, 500ml or 2 litre bottle.
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 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 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.
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
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.