If you’re a houseguest heading out to the beach or to the mountains for the weekend, Portale offers the most delectable gifts for you to bring along.
They range from the light-as-a-cloud citrusy Olive Oil Cake ($60, serves 8-10), the flourless rich Chocolate Cake ($35, serves 2-3), and the unconventional Tiramisu Cake ($60, serves 4-8)with milk-chocolate mascarpone mousse, coffee-soaked lady fingers, and candied cocoa-nibs.
And don’t forget their effortless Take-and-Bake Cinnamon Rolls ($35, serves 6-8) to wake up to the next morning.
Or go the cocktail route and toast your arrival with Portale At Home’s Cocktails To Go! ($30-$32, serves 2).
Featuring three Negronis including the Signature Portale with Mediterranean-style Volume Primo Vermouth, the Bianco, with a hint of grapefruit, or the Primo, accented with the smoke of mezcal and the sweetness of Aperol.
Other choices include the Carabiaco, rich with Ten to One Dark Rum, or the Nebbia made with Ragtime Rye, Earl Grey and a touch of Amaro.
Don’t forget to treat yourself to a bag of delicious Chocolate-Almond Biscotti ($20) for the ride out of the city.