panettone

A slice of panettone and a flute of champagne (or prosecco)…is the Italian way to wish a happy holiday season. It’s a ritual in many homes where panettone is a welcomed guest after every meal. Giving panettone is not a simple act of kindness but a gesture rich in history and tradition. Panettone is a…

pecorino crotonese cheese

The word “Crotonese” means “from Crotone”, a small coastal city in southern Italy. Pecora is the Italian word for sheep. The cheese is sweet and salty with pecorino flavour. It is made from pasteurised sheep’s milk in woven molds. Usually from January to June this cheese is produced as during sheep milk is best and…

Italian Table Grapes

Our table grapes are in and we are the only store in Calgary carrying Italian grapes. These grapes are not genetically modified and are pesticide free. Grown in a small region of Italy, the table grapes are the last harvest of the growing season. Plump, juicy and containing seeds they are the best of the…