Pistachio pesto is a flavor-packed condiment that will transform your dinners. Despite its Sicilian roots, pistachio pesto pairs with a range of foods - from pasta to pizza! Whether thrown over a simple bowl of spaghetti or as part of an inventive topping for your favorite flatbread, this is one condiment you need in your kitchen.
Uses: Pistachio pesto is a delicious, nutty pesto that can be used in many dishes. It has its roots in Sicily and is most commonly served with pasta but can be used in many dishes to add a unique flavor that enhances the taste and adds a hint of sweetness. It makes an excellent addition to pizza!
Distinctives attributes: Its main ingredient: pistachios. Each jar contains 50% green pistachios.
Artisan: Nino Marino and Vincenzo Longhitano were only 20 years old when they founded their confectionery business in the Sicilian town of Bronte. Fifteen years later, their panettones and spreads are still made by hand, with local ingredients such as green pistachios, following traditional methods.
Origin: Sicily, Italy.
History and anecdotes: Pistachio pesto has a long and interesting history. It originated in Sicily, where it was created by Sicilian cooks as an alternative to traditional pesto sauces made with basil.
Ingredients: Pistachios 50% (Sicilian pistachios 25% , EU pistachios 25%), Vegetable oils (extra virgin olive oil, sunflower oil), Salt, Black pepper.
Contains: Pistachio. May contain: Gluten, Peanuts, Soy, Milk, Tree nuts, Sesame.
Conservation: Oil separation is natural. after opening, refrigerate and use within 5 days.