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The Essential Ingredient Coratina Extra Virgin Olive Oil

The Essential Ingredient Coratina Extra Virgin Olive Oil

SKU: F7856 (750ml bottle)

SKU: F7857 (2L tin)

Coratina olives are sourced from a single estate olive grove in South Australia, harvested green and pressed within 8 hours of picking. This filtered oil has a heady aroma of fresh olives and bitter almonds, and a well-balanced flavour profile of fruit, pungency, and spice. Perfect for adding robust and herbaceous character to meats, vegetables, poultry, and fish.

Cantara Anchovy Fillets in Olive Oil

Cantara Anchovy Fillets in Olive Oil

SKU: F4825


Pulled from the best fishing grounds on the Spanish Cantabrian coast and packed in olive oil, Cantara anchovies exemplify fine produce respectfully handled. Umami-rich and subtly salty with a clean aftertaste, these fillets are plump and pink-hued and best enjoyed on warm crostini, stirred into a pasta sauce, chopped through a compound butter or used to make a rich bagna cauda dip.


The Essential Ingredient Chilli Pasilla Whole Dried 200gm


SKU: F4524

Meaning ‘little raisin’, this medium-hot chilli has a complex flavour with notes of sun-dried raisins, cocoa and tobacco. Traditionally used for sauces.


Delouis Champagne Vinegar

Delouis Champagne Vinegar

SKU: F9405


Made using the famous sparkling wine from the Champagne-Ardennes region and aged for one year in oak barrels, this uniquely fruity vinegar is an excellent substitute for white wine vinegar.




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