The intense activity of the Coop. Sociale San Michele Arcangelo gave new vitality to the hills surrounding the small town of Corridonia(MC); the mutual company accomplished many kinds of crops, a vineyard, a young olive grove, an orchard for summer fruits and berries and much more. The cultivation of peach in organic agriculture has become quite widespread; it is a tree that prefers fertile soils with high water content, almost all the varieties are well suited to organic farming. Definitely, the best varieties are yellow peaches and smooth-skinned peaches with yellow flesh. To create 100 grams of this excellent Organic Peach Extra Jam the producer uses 112 grams of fruit, very different from the jams offered by large scale distributors.
The Coop. Sociale San Michele Arcangelo was founded in 2007, with the purpose of helping disadvantaged people to reintegrate into society through new incentives and growth opportunities. Over the years, with this noble purpose, the Cooperative has created a thriving business, which is closely linked to the territory and offers products rigorously certified as organic by the Environmental and Ethical Certification Institute (ICEA). San Michele Arcangelo's products are handmade, according to the traditional method, and totally respectful of the environment, everything to guarantee the highest quality for the consumer and an unforgettable experience for every palate.
General Information: Preserves can be consumed au naturel or cooked. How to eat: Preserves are delicious spread on warm bread or on a buttered focaccia or cookies. They pair well also with meat, instead of sauces, and with hard and savoury cheeses. Due to the high percentage of fruit, extra preserves are scrumptious also enjoyed by itself, as a dessert. The preserves can be used also to make baked desserts: pies, cookies and cakes.