Staples & specialties
IN THE SHOP
We've all the staples & speciality ingredients you need for that healthy Medierranean diet cookery book recipe...from feta to fig jam, pasta to pesto and rice to rose water.
de la Torre's was selling Middle Eastern spices and pastes before Yotam Ottolenghi made them popular and whether you're a Claudia Roden, Nigel Slater, Rick Stein, Hairy Bikers or Jamie Oliver fan, we'll have what you're looking for.
And treat yourself, your family and friends to a Panettone at Christmas and a Colomba at Easter!
PASTA, RICE & COUSCOUS
We've got a great selection of high quality pasta including truffle tagliatelle and unusual shapes such as trofie, orchiette and orzo; Italian carnaroli risotto and Spanish calasparra paella rice; and barley couscous from North Africa.
OILS & VINEGARS
Our premium Extra Virgin Olive Oils come from Greece, Italy, Spain, Lebanon and Palestine. We also sell walnut & hazelnut oils and we've a range of wine, balsamic and sherry vinegars.
DOLCES & ALL THINGS SWEET
Amaretti biscuits, chocolate cigarillos, Spanish drinking chocolate, preserved sugared fruits...as well as pomegranate molasses, honey, figs in syrup and more including the famous Panettone at Christmas.
HERBS & SPICES
From rigani - dried Greek oregano - and French Herbes de Provence to the spice mixes Ras El Hanout, Dukkah and Chermoula of North Africa and Sumac and Zataar from Lebanon, we've all you need for your Mediterranean cooking.