Valtellina is an alpine valley in Lombardy, Northern Italy, bordering Switzerland. Together with Valchiavenna, it is a historical producer of beef Bresaola, the leanest and healthiest among the Italian salumi (cured meats).
This PGI-certified Bresaola is made by spicing and air-curing only the best part of the beef topside.
The Caciocavallo Ragusano PDO is a pasta filata cheese typical from Sicily. The particularity of this cheese lies in the raw materials used and in its processing: made from raw cow’s milk, obtained through a spinning process using hot water at 70-80ºC. We recommend that you try it on its own or as an ingredient in typical local dishes.
The Caciocchiato di Ariano Irpino is a semi-hard, pasta filata cheese, produced with cow’s milk, typical from the locality with the same name in Campania. What distinguishes this cheese is, without a doubt, its appearance: inside you can find small holes called eyes that give this cheese its name (occhiato means with eyes in Italian).
The Capocollo is a traditional Italian and Corsican cured meat, made with the meat close to the pork’s neck. This Capocollo is from Cinta Senese pigs, which are bred free-range specifically in the Siena province; their meat is tasty and have a small amount of fat compared to most Italian breeds.
Chorizo is a salami made from pork meat, typical of Spain. The main feature of this product is its processing: a paste of grossly minced pork meat mixed with paprika and then left to dry in the open for 2 months.
The Ibérico loin is a piece of meat typical from Spain. The main feature of this product is its processing: a paste of pork meat mixed with paprika, garlic and spices and then left to dry in the open for 3 months.
The Prosciutto from Norcia PGI is a cured ham produced in the province of Norcia, Umbria. The characteristic feature of this product is its main ingredient: only Italian pigs with hind legs weighing more than 8.5 kg and cured for at least 12 months. The Prosciutto from Norcia has the PGI certification (Protected Geographical Indication).
The Prosciutto from Sauris PGI is a cured ham produced in the municipality of Sauris, in Friuli-Venezia Giulia. The main feature of this product is the slight smoking, obtained exclusively using beech wood. The Prosciutto from Sauris has the PGI certification (Protected Geographical Indication).
The Prosciutto Pratomagno is a cured ham typical of the Arezzo province, in Tuscany. The Pratomagno is produced from solely Italian pigs weighing up to 11 kg and cured for 20 months. Taking into account its savoury taste and that it melts in the palate, we recommend that you taste it on its own or, perhaps, combined with cheese and a glass of wine.
The Prosciutto Sant’Ilario is a cured ham produced in the province of Parma, Emilia Romagna. It is recognised as an extremely high-quality Prosciutto from Parma and made from the best and heaviest Italian pig’s hind legs, selected and cured for 30 months. Taking into account its sweet and delicate flavour, we recommend tasting it on its own or, perhaps, together with dairy products and full-bodied wines.
Famous and loved in Italy and abroad, this Prosciutto is made only from Italian pigs bred in the Parma province and cured for at least 24 months. We have selected the highest quality Italian Prosciutto from the Parma region, where the making of Prosciutto is a secular tradition deeply rooted in local culture.
The taleggio PDO is a fatty, soft cheese made of cow’s milk, typical from North Italy. It takes its name from the homonymous valley, located in the upper Bergamo area. The main features of this cheese are its moderate aroma and its famous flavour. We recommend that you try it on its own or as main ingredient in many traditional dishes from North Italy.