Come to the warehouse and bring your empty, rinsed wine bottle.

These are empty wine and beer bottles in the warehouse! Not that we drink while working (we wish!); we brought them from home because we need to transfer the contents of a big 25 liter tin of olive oil which arrived badly damaged. This one was so badly damaged that our friendly shipper, IS, couldnt take it….

Drink Sant’Eustachio Coffee and Be Smarter

Consumers who drink specialty coffees on a daily basis are 70% more likely to score highly in the category of leadership, 55% in superiority and 48% in creativity than the general population, according to a profile of premium coffee drinkers by Mindset Media. Consumers who drink Sant’Eustachio coffee on a daily basis are 100% leaders, 100% superiors…

Vicopisano EV Olive Oil

Finally! The 2008-2009 harvest of Vicopisano EV Olive Oil has arrived in the warehouse. It is always the last to arrive because the farm is located near Pisa, the northern section of Toscana and they start to pick the olives later than in the south of Italy. It was good to wait. The gold nectar…

Our Magnificent Seven

The 2008-2009 new harvest is here for most of our EV Olive Oils. Seven have arrived in the warehouse. From Molise’s Tratturello of Obama’s fame, to Lazio’s Cru de Cures, to Toscana’s extra organic Fazzuoli and all the others. Next Thursday, march 5 in the warehouse we’ll have a special tasting of the 2008-2009 new…

Pasta Latini and Miracolo di San Gennaro – A Worthy Pair!

Francis Lam cooks his pasta al pomodoro with Pasta Latini and Miracolo di San Gennaro tomatoes and he writes on gourmet.com. Read here his post:  Yeah, It’s Worth It.  Thank you Francis! Interesting to read the reactions of Francis’ readers in their comments to the post. Is it worth it to pay top dollars for exceptional food? We want you to…

EV Olive Oils – The New Harvest Has Arrived

  A good Extra Virgin Olive Oil is always good, if kept in a dark and cool pantry. I’ve had EV Olive Oils as much as 5 years old and they were still magnificent, even if they might lose their strongest flavors and some fragrance. We don’t share the “Novello” craze, because it is only a marketing gimmick. Thank…