Amaretti Virgina are specialist artisan bakers in Liguria, Italy. They have been making traditional Italian sweets for over 150 years. Rum Baba are mini-brioche soaked in a sweet rum syrup – soft, rich and slightly addictive.
Brezzo are Italian honey experts, sourcing a range of specialty honeys from wild flowers and using non-thermal extraction treatments to ensure the honey is treated as gently as possible. This hazelnuts are dipped in acacia honey making them the perfect cheese board accompaniment or ice cream topping. All preservatives free. 350g jar.
We recommend pairing this peach mostarda with sheep’s milk cheeses such as Pecorino and hard mature cheeses such as Parmigiano and Montasio Stravecchio. It can also be served with salumi and cold meats. Mostarda (also known as Mustard Fruits), are a traditional Italian condiment of preserved fruit in a sweet and savoury mustard syrup.
A classic style of panforte, Margherita is made with almonds, honey, candied citrus rind and dusted with icing sugar. A great accompaniment on cheese platters, to enjoy with tea and coffee or a glass of Vin Santo after dinner. 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.
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
Born around 1940 from a mutation of the small mandarin of Havana, the late tangerine grows in an intact agricultural area near Ciaculli. The Slow Food Foundation for Biodiversity promotes the cultivation of late tangerine and helps the organic farmers to commercialise the citrus fruit as production has decreased of 80% in the past 50years. The Scyavuru family has transform the fruit in a delicious Marmelade – the citrus tangerine flavour has been preserved and is the perfect match with robiola and brie style cheese. 230g
A unique jam from Sicily made with the fruit from the prickly pear cactus, which are also known as ‘Indian figs’. It makes a great accompaniment for cheese platters, or just enjoy on toast. This is an artisan product made to a traditional recipe.
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!