The product

Castelluccio Lentils PGI

Castelluccio Lentils PGI grown on Norcia plateau
Country of origin:
Italy - Umbria
250 g
Minimum order:
1 piece
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Description Lentils grown on Norcia plateau
Appearance Seeds are particularly small and with a very thin skin and soft: for this reason there's no need to leave Castelluccio lentils to soak
Curiosity Parco Sereno selects the best lentils produced by Cooperativa della Lenticchia di Castelluccio di Norcia and guarantees that they are grown exclusively on Castelluccio di Norcia plateau, in the protected area of Monti Sibillini National Park, at 1500 meters of altitude. Lentils are cleaned and selected by hand according to rural tradition of Umbria region
Our selection Castelluccio lentils have very good nutritional qualities: they contain proteins, vitamins, fibers and mineral salts, perfect for a nutrient low-fat diet, rich in iron, potassium and phosphorus
Suggestions Don't give lentils a soak. It is suggested to sort the product before cooking. Cooking suggestions: put the lentils in cold water and boil them for 30 minutes. Salt them at your pleasure at the end
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Ingredients Lentils
Other allergens Cereals containing gluten and thereof
Weight 250 g
Packaging Carton box
Storage Conditions (unpacked products) Keep in a cool and dry place. Keep away from sunlight
Storage Conditions (packaged products) Keep in a cool and dry place. Keep away from sunlight
Instructions for use Don't need to soak. It is suggested to sort the product before cooking. For cooking: put the lentils in cold water and boil for 30 minutes. Salt at your pleasure at the end
Nutrition Declaration Energy: 1348 kJ / 321 kcal
Fat: 1,6 g
of which saturates: 1 g
Carbohydrate: 43,7 g
of which sugars: 1,9 g
Protein: 24,5 g
Salt: 0,02 g
Typical value per 100 g
The producer

Natura Distribuzione - Parco Sereno - Norcia (PG) - Umbria

Why we chose them
"Natura Distribuzione" was founded with the aim to market the of the Cooperativa della Lenticchia do Castelluccio di Norcia IGP's products, it was founded in turn in the early 90's with the aim to safeguard and enhance the production of lentils from Castelluccio di Norcia IGP. Today the Cooperative brings together 14 companies, of agricultural land owners engaged in the cultivation of the product that most characterizes the plateau of Castelluccio's lentils. The Cooperative's mission is to offer an healthy and natural product, grown without use of chemical fertilizers. In addition to the Castelluccio's lentils, Natura Distribuzione selects and distributes a wide assortment of typical vegetables of central Italy: the Roveja, the Cicerchia and the cannellini beans, just to name a few, all identified by the brand Clear Park. Legumes have a complementary role to cereals in, due to their high protein content. Their importance in the diet has been more and more re-evaluated in recent years, but their use in combination with vegetarian diets forcibly - the meat was a time for the well-off - is known to man for thousands of years.
From the same producer
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