Organic Purgatory Beans 250gr

€4.70
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The Purgatory Beans are very tender small beans, with a delicate flavor and rich in minerals. Grown without the use of chemical products they maintain their extraordinary organoleptic properties unaltered. They can be cooked without the need to be soaked in water overnight. Serve them boiled seasoned with extra-virgin olive oil, salt, and pepper. Available in a pack of 250gr.

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Organic Purgatory Beans are very tender beans, small, with a mild flavor.

These beans, rich in minerals and with extraordinary organoleptic characteristics, are grown without the use of chemicals and processed by hand.

Organic Purgatory Beans, due to their thin skin, can be cooked by boiling for about an hour without the need to be soaked in water overnight.

In traditional cooking, the purgatory beans are boiled in water together with garlic, sage, bay leaf and salt.

Drained thoroughly you can serve them as a side dish with an onion cut into long, thin strips, seasoned with olive oil, salt, and pepper.

NUTRITION INFORMATION (values per 100 g of product):

  • calories: 299 kcal (1251 kJ)
  • fat: 1,6 g (of which saturated fatty acids: 0,3 g)
  • carbohydrates: 45,5 g of which sugars: 3,0 g)
  • fiber: 14,6 g
  • proteins: 23,4 g
  • salt: 0,09 g

Available in a pack of 250gr.

The Purgatory Beans are grown mainly in Gradoli, a small town in Viterbo area, near Lake Bolsena.

The curious name derives from an ancient tradition of the 17th century and still in use today.

In Gradoli, on the Ash Wednesday, a huge lunch for around 2.000 people is organized.

They all eat purgatory beans, rice soup, lake and sea fish and an apple.

Tradition tells that those who sit at the tables, bring from home cuttlery, bread, and wine.

Since the 17th century, this event is organized by the Brotherhood of Purgatory - later called Opera Pia for the Repose of the Souls in Purgatory - and aims to fund social activities and assistance of the Brotherhood.

AZIENDA AGRICOLA DOLCI GIUSEPPINA

In the unspoilt fields of the Apennines, at over 1000 meters of altitude, love and dedication to the earth make the BIO legumes and the cereals of Alta Val Nerina grow.

The organic spelt of the Azienda Agricola Dolci Giuseppina is the first - and currently the only one in Europe - to have obtained the DOP recognition.

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