Our Chef Peter Brunel has years of experience in researching the finest ingredients of Tuscany and Italy to ensure the freshness, flavour, and originality reflected in his creations at the gourmet restaurant Borgo San Jacopo in Florence.
We are happy to share some of his secrets:
Antica Macelleria Fracassi
Castel Focognano, Arezzo
Chianina beef, lamb, Cinta Senese, all raised organically and free-range
The finest Italian organic rice.
La Morra – Cuneo
Large selection of organic flour and kamut, also gluten-free.
Our person of trust, Alessandro, selects the finest fish the Mediterranean Sea has to offer.
The freshest selection of seasonal vegetables and fruit.
Igea Marina – Rimini
Nursery and producer of herbs, with an extra ordinary selection of 52 different salads.
Castelleone di Suasa - Ancona
Splendid olive oil from the Marchigian hills, recommended at the Salone dell’Olio Show 2011
Reggello – Firenze
Outstanding selection of 80 quality cheeses.
Jams, teas, herbal teas, and the finest global salts.