Pesto alla Genovese (130g) - La Gallinara
A Pesto alla Genovese at its best! As well as an ingredient for the pressed sandwiches, it has many other uses — eat it with vegetables grilled on the barbeque, use it as a spread, or add it to minestrone soup.
The Genovese Pesto is our flagship, prepared following the traditional recipe. During the processing, it does not occur the pasteurisation and this is why their pesto has a bright green colour. The manufacturing involves the only use of Genovese POD Basil, and occurs in a few hours from its harvest in order to preserve all the plant’s properties. The main ingredients are: olive oil, Genovese POD Basil, Grana Padano, Pecorino Romano, garlic, salt, pine nuts. Use the Genovese Pesto to season first courses, such as potato gnocchi, trofie with potatoes and green beans, Genovese minestrone soup and other types pasta, like trofiette, bavette, linguine, trenette, tagliatelle, tagliolini and lasagne. It is recommended to use it cold, adding a little cooking water and a trickle of olive oil. It is also good for exalting the flavour of tomato sauce, pasta salads, bruschetta, raw, gratin and grilled vegetables, boiled potatoes, or in combination with fresh and soft cheeses.
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Ingredients: Olive oil, Genovese basil D.O.P (26%), Grana Padano (milk, rennet, lysozyme, salt), Roman Pecorino (milk, rennet, salt), garlic, cashew nuts, salt, pine nuts, plant fibre, acidity regulator: citric acid. MILK, NUTS. No preservatives no colorant.