The Taste of Italy box takes you on a culinary trip to the most beautiful regions of Italy through a complete meal. The authentic ingredients consist of the best artisanal pastas, aromatic balsamic vinegar from Emilia Romagna, medium-low intensity olive oil, traditional pasta sauces, unique jarred vegetables, and delicious crostini. From the appetizers to the dessert, you will enjoy the aromas, intensity, and traditional flavors of Italy.
- CHERRY TOMATO SAUCE: It is considered one of the best sauces of fresh cherry tomatoes that are on the market today. Flavor and aroma make this a unique Sicilian sauce. Unit Size: 11.64 oz. / 330 gr
- DRY MUSHROOM PORCINI: Delicious with deeply flavorful, earthy and woodsy dried porcini mushrooms. Long shelf life. Unit Size: 1.5 oz. / 40 gr.
- LUMACONI: Pasta on the giant shape made with durum wheat Semolina. Bronze drawn and dried at low temperature.Unit Size: 17.63 OZ / 500 gr.
- PAPPARDELLE: Pappardelle is large, broad, flat pasta, similar to wide fettuccine made from Durum wheat. Unit Size: 17.63 OZ / 500 gr.
- CARNAROLI RICE: The firm texture of this rice makes it most appropriate to cook a great risotto. Grown in northern Italy, this highly valued type of rice from Casa Rinaldi keeps its shape and perfect consistency during the slow process of cooking risotto and is overall very popular in Italian cuisine. Unit Size: 17.6 OZ / 500 gr.
- BALSAMIC VINEGAR: Balsamic Vinegar of Modena IGP “All Natural” high density. Dense and brilliant color, deep brown it possesses a remarkable density and syrup-like sensation. Unit Size: 250 ml / 8.45 Fl oz.
- EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL: The Extra virgin olive oil PDO Riviera Ligure cultivar Taggiasca Anfosso is obtained directly from olives of the area of origin of DOP Riviera Ligure and is produced with a continuous cycle mill through the process of transformation in cold. Unit Size: 250 ml / 8.45 fl oz.
- SUGO ALLA NORMA: If you love tomatoes & eggplant and appreciate the pure flavor of high-quality olive oils, you will be immediately hypnotized by the wonderful taste of this delicate Sicilian sauce. Unit Size: 10.6 oz. / 300 gr.
- FOCCACINE: These Italian crackers are made natural yeast and prepared with high-quality raw materials based on ancient recipes. Ready and healthy because baked and not fried. Unit Size: 7.1 oz / 200 gr.
- POLENTA: A fine/medium ground meal pre-cooked using traditional methods, to save time in polenta preparation. – Cornmeal – Ready in 3 minutes. Unit Size: 17,64 oz. / 500 gr.
- TRADITIONAL PESTO WITH BASIL: This pesto recipe is made with Genovese basil P.O.D., coarse salt, garlic, Ligurian extra virgin olive oil, European pine nuts and Parmigiano Reggiano P.O.D. Unit Size: 4.5 oz. / 130 gr.
- EGGPLANT & OLIVE PATE’: An amazing pate of Eggplant and Olive mixed with a blend of spices and extra virgin olive oil. Unit Size: 6.3 oz. / 180 gr.
- SPICY PEPPER BRUSCHETTA: It is a tasty condiment prepared solely with high-quality vegetables and it is loved by everyone for its refinement and its soft texture. Appetizing “Golosa” Bruschetta is a specialty created with high-quality raw materials of Piedmont. Unit Size: 6.3 oz / 180 gr.
- CERIGNOLA GREEN OLIVES: The largest olive in the world is the Bella di Cerignola Dop that grows in the territory of the Tavolieri delle Puglie, also known as Daunia. It is no coincidence that this olive is also commonly called “Bella della Daunia”. This is an indigenous variety that has always been used by the Apulians, who today has conquered the tables all over the world, especially in California where it is highly appreciated for its qualities. This type of olive is not suitable to produce oil but is very popular for its pulp and its size. Unit Size: 20.8 oz. / 590 gr.
- EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL WITH BASIL: The extra virgin olive oil with Basil is a condiment made with extra virgin olive from Colli della Sabina and basil obtained with the simultaneous milling of olives with basil. Unit Size: 8.4 fluid oz. / 250 ml
- PORCINI AND WHITE TRUFFLE SAUCE: Very delicate sauce perfect to flavor hors d’oeuvres, omelets, toasts, main dishes, rice, pasta, sauces, meat and au gratin dishes. Once opened keep refrigerated and use in 5 to 6 days. Ingredients- mushrooms, PORCINI mushrooms, corn oil, truffle 5%, salt, garlic, flavorings. This quality truffle product conserves the true taste of the truffles unique fragrance from the precious fruit of Umbria’s rich earth: Unit Size 2.82 oz. / 80 gr.
- Items may be substituted of equal quality and size.
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