The Bolle di Neve cookies - Snow bubbles cookies - are soft biscuits made of almond paste and orange peels covered with powdered sugar. These cookies are produced by Padua prison inmates at Giotto social co-operative, a fine pastry making lab behind the jail walls. Palm oil free. Available in 200 gr cardboard box.
List of products: Pasticceria Giotto del Carcere di Padova
PASTICCERIA GIOTTO DEL CARCERE DI PADOVA
Giotto, the Padua Prison pastry lab, has operated in the House of Imprisonment Due Palazzi since 2005.
Inmates churn and knead Panettone, and other handmade products of the highest quality.
It is without a doubt the most popular prison production, thanks to the numerous awards we have received and to the participation in some of the most important sector exhibitions.
Recidivism for prison inmates who do not perform any real work is very high.
This drops to 2% among inmates who attend work placement activities for social cooperatives and companies