Gianna Gift Set
For Your Little Italian Pantry
Italian staples for your pantry that will make you say “Buon Appetito!”
Notes from the Curator
These best of different regions in Italy that are must haves when planning an all-Italian feast. Enjoy some ready to eat Prosciutto Cotto Spalla, a light, steamed version of prosciutto that is oh-so tender and moist on the tongue that hail from the historic Emilia-Romagna region of northern Italy. Serve alongside slices of authentic Parmigiano Reggiano DOP, regarded to be among the top cheeses by cheese connoisseurs, drizzled with Tartufi Morra Black Truffle Honey from Alba, Italy for a delectable treat.
For you main course, it won’t be Italian without pasta. Have a go with De Cecco Penne, perfect for preparing oven-baked pasta or pasta dishes served with meat sauces made from pork or beef. This pasta is equally as good with vegetable based sauces. For the full truffle experience, you may opt to use Tartufi Morra Salsa Tartufata which is a ready to use Italian summer black truffle combined with Italian mushrooms, slow-cooked in olive oil with a hint of garlic and spices. This masterful ingredient creates a savory taste, a perfect accompaniment to a number of dishes.
Have it all go together with a wonderful glass of Italian Speri Valpolicella Classico DOC 2018 that comes from the Speri Winery, one of the historical families of Valpolicella that has had uninterrupted traditions and strong territorial roots in Italian winemaking.
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Prosciutto Cotto Spalla — Keep in your fridge especially after opening.
Parmigiano Reggiano DOP — Store in a cool dry place. You may also store in fridge provided that it is wrapped in parchment paper.
Tartufi Morra Black Truffle Honey — Honey keeps indefinitely. It may change color and become crystalized, but it will stay safe to eat. If your honey does crystallize, just place the open jar in warm water and stir until the crystals dissolve. Store in a cool dry place.
De Cecco Penne — Store in a cool dry place.
Tartufi Morra Salsa Tartufata — Store in your chiller. As this item contains no preservatives, it is advised to consume no more than 2 weeks after bottle is opened.
Speri Valpolicella Classico DOC 2018 — Store unopened red wines in a cool, dry, and dark place safe from constant vibration. Keep your bottle horizontal in a wine rack or cellar to retain the moistness of the cork. The ideal temperature for storage is between 16 to 18°C. Once opened, a bottle will be good for 3 to 5 days standing upright in the refrigerator.