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.
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.
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.
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.
Certified organic by Italy's ICEA, this balsamic vinegar has been produced through a process unique to Villa Manodori. The organically grown Trebbiano grapes are reduced into must (unfermented grape juice) and artfully blended with vinegar from organic Chianti grapes. This top-quality balsamic vinegar has a vibrant, rich and sweet-tart aroma, with rustic texture.
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 artisinal balsamic vinegars and Extra virgin olive oils.
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 from the Ligurian Riviera area has DOP status – which involves strict controls over the growing and production to safeguard quality.
It’s cold pressed and has a delicate aroma with a very fruity flavour, round finish and golden colour. Use it in salad dressings, as a dipping oil or to dress hot and cold dishes. From producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera. 500ml bottle.
This rare oil is only produced occasionally, in years when the olives in higher regions continue to ripen into the months of April and May. These late-spring olives are particularly mature which means production is short and limited. The resulting oil has a pale gold colour with opalescent hues, a sweet delicate aroma and unique flavour profile with low acidity. 500ml bottle in tissue paper wrapping.
The region of Liguria is home of the famous Taggiasca olives, known here as Ligurian olives, which create a superior quality extra virgin olive oil. This oils is from producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera.
Only made with Frantoio olives from a monoculture in Tuscany, Italy. With a light gold colour, the flavour is rich and aromatic. Perfect to use on raw vegetables, vinaigrette and red meat.
250ml bottle. Selected by Galateo&Friends curator of unique product in Italy.
Only made with Coratina olives from a monoculture in Italy. With a golden colour, the flavour is herbaceous with notes of artichoke and a hint of spice. Perfect to finish vegetables or dress a Caprese salad.
250ml bottle.Selected by Galateo&Friends curator of unique product in Italy.