Turnip Top Pesto

I Contadini turnip top pesto is a versatile and flavorful cream, perfect for dressing first courses, main courses, and pizzas.

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I Contadini Rapini Pesto is a handcrafted product made with fresh, high-quality ingredients, capturing the true essence of Puglia's culinary heritage.

This unique pesto, made by I Contadini, is a regional specialty featuring rapini (turnip greens) cultivated from October and harvested in stages from December to March. The rapini is meticulously hand-cleaned, blanched, and finely ground with extra virgin olive oil, resulting in a vibrant green pesto that's a testament to the freshness and quality of the ingredients.

A Symphony of Flavors

I Contadini Rapini Pesto boasts an intense and distinctive flavor profile, where the bitterness of rapini is harmoniously balanced by the sweetness of Grana Padano and Pecorino Romano cheeses. The absence of artificial preservatives and colorants allows the natural flavors to shine through, creating a culinary masterpiece that delights the palate.

A Nutritional Powerhouse

Beyond its captivating taste, I Contadini Rapini Pesto is a nutritional powerhouse, brimming with vitamins, minerals, and fiber. Rapini, the star ingredient, is rich in antioxidants that combat oxidative cell damage, while also offering anti-inflammatory properties. Indulging in I Contadini Rapini Pesto can bestow a range of health benefits, including:

  • A strengthened immune system
  • Enhanced digestion
  • Reduced risk of cardiovascular diseases
  • Protection against cancer

Versatility in the Kitchen

I Contadini Rapini Pesto's versatility extends beyond its flavor, making it a culinary chameleon that transforms any dish into a gourmet experience. Whether gracing pasta, rice, or gnocchi, this pesto elevates your primi piatti to new heights. Its bold flavor also complements secondi piatti of meat, fish, or vegetables, adding a layer of complexity that will tantalize your taste buds.

Antipasti and Pizza Perfection

I Contadini Rapini Pesto is not confined to main courses; it also excels in the realm of antipasti. Use it to craft delectable crostini or bruschette that will leave your guests wanting more. And when it comes to pizza, this pesto is the ultimate game-changer, infusing your pies with an explosion of Pugliese flavor.

Suggested Serving

For an optimal culinary experience, we recommend using one tablespoon of I Contadini Rapini Pesto per portion. Once opened, store the product in the refrigerator to maintain its freshness and vibrant flavor.

I Contadini Pesto: A Culinary Gem

I Contadini Rapini Pesto is more than just a condiment; it's an embodiment of Italian culinary tradition, genuineness, and flavor. With its rich nutritional profile and intense taste, this versatile pesto will transform your everyday meals into extraordinary culinary adventures. Embark on a journey to Puglia with every bite and savor the authentic flavors of Italy.

Additional Product Information

  • Ingredients: Rapini (74%), extra virgin olive oil (26%).
  • Origin: Puglia, Italy.
  • Storage: Keep in a cool, dry place.
  • Instructions for Use: Ready to use to dress pasta, main courses, and pizzas.
  • Pairings: Pasta dishes, meat and fish main courses, pizzas.

Experience the Intense Flavor of I Contadini Rapini Pesto

Order your jar of I Contadini Rapini Pesto today and let the flavors of Puglia transport you to the heart of Italy.

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