An indulgent experience of artisanal coffee and luxury chocolate from around the peninsula. Decadent Italian chocolate and Gran Caffè L’Aquila Caffè, a match made in Italian heaven. Your package includes the following:
- Three (3) 12oz bags of each of artisanal coffee representing the 3 historic styles of coffee roasting: North Italy (Torino Blend) , Central Italy (L'Aquila), South Italy (Napoli)
-A History of Italian coffee
-A Map of Italian coffee styles- ---- .Gran Caffe L'Aquila Cioccolata Calda (Luxury Hot Chocolate)
-Selection of Chocolates from historic producers including: Amedei, Majani, -Luxury Italian Chocolates from historic producers including Amedei, Majani, Baratti e Milano & Perugina
-Detailed history and description of each chocolate maker
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Here are the in depth details on the coffee & chocolates:
A vertical tasting of Italian coffee culture from North to South Italy.
Featuring one (1) 12oz bag of each of the following house roasted blends of coffee
Torino (North) - Elegant Northern Italian medium roast blend featuring floral notes, vanilla, almond & peach.
90% Arabica, 10% Super Premium Robusta Caffeine: Medium Low
L'Aquila (Central) Our signature medium dark roast blend with notes of dried plum, pan dolce & a dark chocolate finish.
70% Arabica, 30% Super Premium Robusta Caffeine: Medium High
Napoli (South) A robust high caffeine Southern Italian dark roast blend with hints of apricot jam, malt, & cocoa powder.
60% Arabica, 40% Super Premium Robusta Caffeine: Very High
as well as
Cioccolata Calda (Luxury Hot Chocolate)
The first hot chocolate served on the Peninsula was served in Torino at the court of Savoy in 1560 which is where the history of chocolate on the Italian peninsula begins. We recreate a authentic Italian hot chocolate in this style featuring a luxurious Italian chocolate. Rich, decadent & structured, our proprietary chocolate blend features poetic notes of citrus flowers, dried berries, molasses & sweet spice. Close your eyes and transport your senses to an Italian chocolate paradise. Gran Caffè L’Aquila Cioccolata Calda is Passione Italiana.
as well as
-A tasting of all three AMEDEI chocolate specialties (6 2oz mini-bars) including:
Toscano Brown Milk chocolate
Tuscany's premier chocolate maker presents their classic milk chocolate. Flavor is an ode to childhood memories obtained from rich chocolate and extra creamy milk. Features notes of cream, butter and white flowers.
Toscano Black - 70% dark chocolate
Tuscany's premier chocolate maker presents their best selling dark chocolate. Obtained from a blend of Trinitario and Criollo with different percentages of cocoa. Each of them is an invitation to taste and enjoy the clean sensation they leave on the palate, and this is what makes them unforgettable.
Porcelana-Extra Dark Chocolate 70% | 100% Criollo
Tuscanys premier chocolate maker presents their dark chocolate masterpiece.
Porcelana: Extea fine cocoa which is actually naturally white in color - hence the name Porcelain - is a pure-bred "Criollo" cocoa of which only 3000 kilos are harvested a year. Amedei has the honor of growing it and processing it into a product of incredible flavor, among the most aromatic, well-rounded and harmonious ever existed in the history of chocolate. An experience that chocolate lovers cannot miss.
-MAJANI FIAT CHOCOLATES
Majani "Fiat Chocolate"
Award wining cremini chocolate tasting of all 4 flavors from the historic Majani chocolate house of Bologna.
Majani was the first chocolate maker to produce hard chocolate from the liquid drinks that were enjoyed by European aristocracy and clergy through the late 1700's. Their original shop opened in the center of Bologna in 1796 and is still in service today.
Their most signature creation is the world famous FIAT cube, made for one of the early FIAT automobiles in 1911. It is a fine chocolate made with four interchanging layers of milk chocolate and various fillings.
The tastefully designed and classically European paper wraps are a prelude to the fine chocolate.
Hazelnut & Almond
as well as
-Perugina Baci Milk Chocolate 5 pack
Historic Chocolate Truffle made in Perugia with Hazelnuts and an alluring blend of Milk Chocolate, dark chocolate and a little love note.
Baci means ‘kiss’ in Italian
-Baratti e Milano Gianduiotto
Chocolate fit for the king of Italy. Baratti e Milano is located in front of the royal palace in Torino and supplied the royal family with this chocolate historically. The Gianduiotto is the artisanal mother of Nutella featuring Torino milk Chocolate infused with Langhe hazelnuts. An explosion of flavor. This small batch producer achieves decadent levels of flavor. This is a must try for chocolate lovers.