It is made from grape ‘must’, cooked, then matured using a slow acetification process, triggered by natural fermentation and gradually evaporated over years of ageing in barrels of different kinds of wood. No aromatic substances area added. Thick like syrup, it is shiny and dark brown in colour, with a characteristic fragrance, complex and penetrating, and a harmonious acidity. A traditional, inimitable bittersweet flavour is well balanced with velvety overtones. Traditional balsamic vinegar of Modena is an absolutely unique product, available in two varieties differentiated on the basis of the age: 12 and 25 years. It is used to season boiled fresh vegetables, in meat stew and to complete the preparation of meat, fish, cheese or fruit. In its unique bottle, this product bears a mandatory Seal of Guarantee and is subject to strict control on the part of the ‘Consortium of Producers of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena’. Aged 12 years
Rich, sweet balsamic vinegar that has been aged for approximately 16 years. The consistency is thick and syrupy – ideal to serve with grilled fish and roasted meats, bresaola, aged cheeses, vanilla ice cream and fruit salads. From Acetaia Reale – a farmhouse balsamic producer in Modena.
100ml bottle in box.
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 & 2018, 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.
Balsamic Vinegar from farmhouse producer Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy. ‘Serie 6’ means it has been matured for approximately 6 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 orange/gold gift box.
Do you take your balsamic seriously? Rich, thick, sweet and complex – a mere drop of this amazing 25 year old balsamic will transport you to taste-bud heaven. 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).This vinegar will add an amazing depth of flavour to anything you serve it with – aged cheeses, carpaccio and even ice cream. 100ml bottle in gift box
Balsamic vinegar infused with white truffle flavour. '10 Travasi' means it has been matured over time in a series of 10 wooden barrels (approximately 10 years), creating a a rich, sweet/savoury flavour – perfectly balanced with the fragrant perfume of truffles. The flavour is a true delight – use in dressings and marinades or as a drizzle for grilled meats. 40ml bottle in box.
This is a condiment based on white vinegar and grape. Excellent used on salads and all raw preparations, as its clarity and transparency is ideal especially for dishes such as sauces and delicate fish. With characteristic aroma as sweet and sour taste, fresh, balanced, this condiment particularly versatile.
500 ml bottle
Located in the Liguria region, Terre Bormane process the famous taggiasca olive variety using a combination of traditional stone wheel and modern dripping techniques to produce some of the finest extra virgin olive oils. The perfect hamper for the ones who cooks like a chef .
0.5ltr bottle Terre Bormane EVOO infused with Lemon
0.5ltr bottle Terre Bormane EVOO DOP “Parcel” Riviera Ligure
0.5ltr Terre Bormane Apple Vinegar “Ambro”
All beautifully gift-wrapped in a rustic wooden hamper box.
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. 100ml bottle in box.