Beautifully presented in this delightful bambini gift box, the classical Panettone is a sweet bread, stuffed with candied fruit (particularly citrus) and raisin. Simon Johnson's Panettone is rich with dried fruits and spices and has a high butter content. It is light with a melt in your mouth quality.
The Story of Panettone
Legend claims that a rich young Milanese noble fell in love with the daughter of a poor baker, Tony. He wanted to marry the baker's daughter to ensured the baker had the very best ingredients to bake and create something unique. The baker created a wonderful bread which became known as Pan Di Tonio - Tony's brad, later named Panettone. The baker found his fame and fortune and the nobleman honourably married the baker's daughter.