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.
This is an amazing artisan butter made with cream that is allowed to settle naturally over 72 hours. This method enhances the softness, the spreadability and the rich flavour which has hints of blanched almonds, alpine flowers and rich, creamy milk. In honour of the traditional recipe, the butter is named ‘1889’ – the year the producer’s great grandfather was born.
Region: Piedmont, Italy
Milk: Pasteurised Cow
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.
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 honey is light and floral with shaved black truffle throughout which adds a rich, aromatic perfume. Serve it with your favourite blue vein or hard cheese. 100g jar.
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 honey is made from Arbutus flowers and is perhaps the rarest and most valuable type of honey produced in Italy. The production area is Sardinia only harvested in late autumn (end of October-early November). It has a strong, and astringent herbal flavour. It will well complement any hard heavy cheese or any dish with bitter vegetables.250g jar.
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.
This orange marmalade from Sicily is made to a family recipe with fruit grown on just three local farms. It has a striking colour and is ideal to serve with mild, creamy Bries or fresh goat cheeses. Or enjoy on toast with lashings of farmhouse butter. 250g jar