This extra virgin oil is made with olives from centuries-old trees growing in a terraced grove called ‘Le Barche’ which overlooks the Ligurian sea. Produced with a gentle centrifugal decanter method, this delicate oil has an incredibly low acidity, an exceptional nectar-like flavour and amazing fresh, fruity aroma – ideal for dressings and dipping. This is a very limited production oil, with each bottle being individually numbered. From producer Casa Olearia, based in the heart of the Ligurian Riviera – a region producing some of the finest olive oils in the world. 500ml bottle.
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.
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.
This oil is bursting with fruity and fresh lemon flavours – it’s ideal to use in salad dressings, as a dipping oil or to drizzle on grilled seafood or sashimi. It’s made by crushing olives and fresh lemons together, then draining off the water and juice to leave behind the richly-scented extra virgin olive and citrus oil blend. Keep a bottle in your pantry to liven up your favourite dishes, it also makes a great foodie present. 500ml bottle.
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.
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 flavour. A versatile vinegar that can be used in dressings and for dipping with good extra virgin olive oil. 250ml bottle in yellow gift box.
This vinegar is a combination of authentic balsamic vinegar and prized sour cherries from Vignola near Modena. A delectable condiment with a rich and fruity aroma. The flavoursome taste comes from aging traditional balsamic with Vignola cherry wood. Try once and you will never go back to the traditional balsamic.
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 artisanal balsamic vinegars and Extra virgin olive oils.
Balsamic Vinegar from farmhouse producer Acetaia Reale in Modena, Italy. 'Serie 10' means it has been matured over time in a series of 10 wooden barrels (approximately 10 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.
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.
A good-quality, aged balsamic is a pantry staple. This 12 year old balsamic has a syrupy consistency and rich, sweet flavour. 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). 100ml bottle in gift box