From Tuscany to Sicily, Italy has a food-oriented culture. From its al dente pastas, to its extra virgin olive oils, to its fine gourmet cheeses, Italy can't be beat for its culinary diversity and excellence. Our Italian Gift Basket brings home a sampling of this great nation's most exquisite foods. Items included are:
Please note that any item temporarily out of stock will be substituted with a similar item of equal value.
- Provolone Piccante: Sharp! We love this Piccante version, which is rarely available in the US and much more interesting than the mild Provolone most Americans have come to know. (7.5 oz)
- Asiago d'Allevo: This mild-mannered snacking cheese is produced in the region surrounding Verona. Delicious served any time of day, Asiago is a real treat for everybody. (7.5 oz)
- Grana Padano: A truly wonderful hard grating cheese that can also be enjoyed shredded, cubed or shaved. (7.5 oz)
- Salami Chub: Premium salami from one of the most respected brands in the industry. (8 oz)
- Grissini (breadsticks): Ideal served with all kinds of Italian cheeses, salamis and hams, Grissini are traditionally served before the meal with the antipasto. (4.2 oz)
- Sliced Italian Speck: This is our favorite dry cured ham, imported directly from Italy. A must have for any traditional antipasto or charcuterie course. (3 oz)
- Tapenade by Fattorie Umbre: Vegetables are crushed and puréed until smooth, leaving it with a clean, pure, fruity flavor. Ideal as a spread on gourmet bread, with vegetables, fish and meat or used as an ingredient in pasta sauce and salad dressings. (6.7 oz)
- Italian Biscotti: Traditional Tuscan cookies made by Falanga of Sicily. (3.2 oz)
- Italian Chocolate Bar: Classic imported Italian chocolate bar filled with ganache. (1.1 oz)
- Gift Presentation: Hand assembled in an environmentally friendly oval basket made from renewable bamboo, finished with an elegant dark brown ribbon.