How To Taste Olive Oil Like A Pro

Tasting olive oil is similar to tasting wine. And just like wine, olive oil has a variety of flavors and aromas. High quality olive should taste like fresh herbs and fruit, with a range of profiles from delicate to complex. In contrast, low quality oil just tastes like oil. To taste olive oil, sniff to identify aromas, slurp noisily to emulsify...
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Ambassador Spotlight: Rocco Scordella

Born in Tuscany, Rocco Scordella has brought the rustic charm of Italy into the Silicon Valley. Raised in rural Italy, his family knew the local farmers, the local butchers and trusted where all of their food came from; a philosophy that holds true in his cooking today. As a young culinary prodigy, Rocco enrolled into culinary school a ripe age ...
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Summer Tomato, Burrata and Arugula Salad

Bona Furtuna’s Summer Tomato, Burrata and Arugula Salad is a refreshing pleaser for a quiet summer night. First, roast fresh cherry tomatoes to extract their juicy sweetness. Drizzle tomatoes with Heritage Blend Extra Virgin Olive Oil, sprinkle with 100% Pure Sea Salt, freshly ground black pepper and whole garlic cloves, and scatter across a fo...
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