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"V&C is a national treasure"
Scotland the Best

Opening Hours
Our shop and Caffè Bar are open Monday to Saturday, 9am to 6pm.
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THIS JUST IN - V&C COLOMBA!
It is not Easter without a V&C Colomba cake - moist, light, perfect with your morning coffee...
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Caffè Bar
The Caffè Bar is open Monday-Saturday 9am-6pm, last orders 4:45pm. Booking highly recommended!
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V&C Blog - Dear Mamma...
Mary teaches Olivia how to cook her favourite artichokes from scratch.
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V&C Wine Offer
Enjoy this selection of wines from our recent 'Terroir' wine tasting - with free UK wide delivery!
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V&C Wine Tasting Events 2024
Book now and join us for some fantastic wine tastings this year.
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Fresh Italian Fruit & Veg
Fresh Fruit & Vegetables arriving from the Milano market every Monday!
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De Simone Ceramics from Sicily
Fall in love with our handmade Sicilian ceramics range... view our online products or come to 19 Elm Row to see the full range.
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Send a Gift of Food
Send one of our hand filled hampers to someone you love. Not sure what to send? Call us for bespoke gifts, we will be delighted to help 0131 556 6066.
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Valvona & Crolla Gift Vouchers
A gift with choice. Can be used in the Shop, Caffè Bar or for event tickets. And the best part - they never expire!
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Finest Artisan Italian Honey
From a small family business in Tuscany. Enjoy with our Pecorino cheeses, as well as on your toast! 
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Fabriano Stationary
We are thrilled to be stocking stationary and notebooks from Fabriano, the TOP stationers in Italy
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Wine of the Month
Rich aromas of black fruit & spices... Full-bodied notes of plums, black cherries & redcurrant... well-balanced with delicate oak nuances...
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V&C Telephone Hold Music
Did you enjoy our 'Hold Music'? None other than our Chairman, Philip Contini & his Be Happy Band. Enjoy again without having to call... CDs available!
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Can't come to us? We'll come to you!
Elm Row is currently closed to traffic, parking is available on adjacent streets. If you can't come to us we deliver UK wide (£7 or free over £70).
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Generous - The St Colomba's Hospice Care Cookbook
Featuring over 35 delicious recipes from a wide range of celebrities and local chefs, Generous is a book to celebrate and inspire through the power...
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The Directors Recommend
We have new products coming in all the time from UK, Italy and rest of Europe.
Our stock is always changing, bringing in new vintages & harvests, seasonal specialities & exciting new producers. 
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From market stall to dot com, we now serve the nation from our original premises in Edinburgh.
We are Scotland's oldest Delicatessen and Italian Wine Merchant; one of Europe's original Specialist Food Shops, founded in 1934. From our humble beginnings, serving the fledgling immigrant Italian community in old Edinburgh, we now list food products and wines from around the world, and supply the entire UK with an efficient, speedy delivery system that boasts a next-day service to 90% of the population.
Our history