Pesto Genovese

Pesto

Characteristics:

A typical condiment originating in Liguria based on fresh basil

Terms of use

Typical condiment for Pasta, but suitable also for sandwiches and snacks

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Is Extra virgin olive oil difficult to digest?

Oleic acid is abundant and characteristic of olive oils. It stimulates the contraction of the gallbladder, promoting the release of bile juices (and therefore rapid digestion), and in doing so also limits the formation of...

Does the oil colour indicate better or lower quality?...

Extra virgin olive oils are naturally green in colour with yellow reflections that can be more or less intense. The variability of the colour from a deep green to a lighter one in which yellow prevails is no way related to the...

How do you recognise a quality Extra Virgin oil?

An excessively low price should alert the conscious consumer. A quality oil is characterised by the intense taste of olives, together with more or less intense bitter and spicy sensations, that testify to the olive's fresh...

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