Fig jam with a touch of balsamic vinegar – the perfect accompaniment for hard cheeses and antipasti plates. From Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy.
This is the perfect gift for any cheese-lover in your life. It's got all the essentials you need to dress up your cheese platters, including some of our most popular accompaniments:
100g jar Brezzo Black Truffle Honey
350g jar Brezzo Chestnut Honey
85g jar Les Folies Fromages – Apple Jelly with Espelette Pepper
85g jar Les Folies Fromages – White Fig with Bay Leaf
3 x 180g jar Scyavuru Jam
250g Wedge of Panforte
Ironwood Set of Mini Cheese Board
All beautifully gift-wrapped in a rustic wooden hamper box.
Was there ever a more perfect pairing than fig and nut? This panforte is made with dried Italian figs, walnuts, honey, and lightly spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg, then dusted with icing sugar. A perfect accompaniment to serve on cheese platters, or just enjoy as a sweet treat with your afternoon tea or coffee. Approx 200g wedge wrapped in clear cellophane.
One of the most famous sweets from Tuscany, Panforte is a flat ‘cake’ made with nuts, dried and glacé fruits, honey and spices. Originating in the middle ages, it’s sweet, dense and still incredibly popular today.
Made by Pasticceria Marabissi – third generation artisan producers considered to be one of the best panforte makers. They make their panforte by hand using traditional methods and natural ingredients.
One of our best sellers! This jam brings together the delicious pairing of fresh, juicy strawberries with sweet, syrupy balsamic vinegar. It works well with soft, creamy cheeses like our Mixed Milk Robiola and hard, bitey cheeses – it’s a must with our mature Comté. Some of our customers tell us they also enjoy it on ice-cream and even use it in salad dressings!
Located in the region of Alentejo in the south central and southern Portugal, Confibor specialised in candied fruits and jams. These Figs called also “honey drop” are large with a white flesh – candied they don’t drip sugar syrup when placed on the board and are the perfect condiment for cheese boards, that can replace the recurring Quince Paste.
Size: Approx 200g bag
Located in the region of Alentejo in the south central and southern Portugal, Confibor specialised in candied fruits and jams. The Greengage plums are picked in the hot month of July and processed the same day to preserve all the flavours. The “Ameixas d’Elvas”, Plum of Elvas has been crafted for centuries and has a DOP label since 1994 . Nowadays the candied plums are still handcrafted. They were The Duke of Wellington favourites.
These Plums don’t drip sugar syrup when placed on the board and are the perfect condiment for cheese boards, that can replace the recurring Quince Paste.
Size: 320g Wooden Box
This fig mostarda is a delicious accompaniment for cheese and antipasto platters and pairs especially well with strong hard cheeses and blue vein cheeses. It can also be served with cold meats like ham. Mostarda (also known as Mustard Fruits), are a traditional Italian condiment of preserved fruit in a sweet and savoury mustard syrup.
Since 1982 friends Guillaume and Lesgards have been blending imagination and tradition to elaborate delicious preserves. From their Pyrenean workshop on a 3 hectares fruit farm , their range of Jam for Cheese are cooked in small quantities in a copper cauldron, fuelled by a steam boiler that makes the cooking shorter and homogeneous. All with no preservative or colouring. 45g Jar