Colombina, meaning "little dove" in Italian, is a famous theatre character in the traditional Commedia dell'Arte.
Bring a little piece of Italian culture to the table with this gorgeous Ribbon & Wicker gift set containing:
- "Colombina" pasta tube (500g)
- Primitivo 2018 Natale Verga (750ml, 13%) red wine
Cultural insight: Colombina, is renowned for her personality and her love affair with Harlequin, another iconic figure in la Commedia dell'Arte.
Colombina was very down to earth and could always see the situation for what it actually was. She was often the only functional intellect on the stage.
Legal note: you must be 18 years old or over to purchase this item.
Colombina Gift Set
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- "Colombina" pasta gift tube (500g): durum wheat semolina, water. May contain traces of egg, soy, celery and squid ink (mollusc).
- Primitivo 2018 Natale Verga (750ml, 13%, red): The southern part of Italy is home to Primitivo, a grape now more commonly known elsewhere as Zinfandel. This example is from vineyards in the provinces of Brindisi and Taranto, in the south-eastern part of Puglia, the 'heel' of Italy's 'boot'. An approachable, medium-bodied wine full of sunny red berry flavour and subtle hints of prune and violet on the nose. Smooth, drying tannins mingle with the rounded, juicy fruit. Drink with pasta cooked with your favourite tomato-based sauces.