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.
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
‘A very mild and bright October day with a brilliant clear sky.’ Like all early produce, Ottobrata is highly anticipated – it’s the first extra virgin oil of the season, made from olives picked early at the beginning of October. With its unmistakable intense, lively and redolent aroma, and unique flavour it’s highly sought after by olive oil enthusiasts. 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.
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.
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.
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.
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 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, 250ml, 500ml, 750ml or 2 litre bottle. Gift wrapped or un-wrapped.