Sun and earth, here are the basic ingredients for exceptional strawberries. These two characteristics are typical of the hills surrounding Corridonia, in the Province of Macerata, where every spring, unique and sweet strawberries born with a soft and scarlet flesh. Strawberries, in fact, need a lot of sun, organically rich soil and pure water, to grow in the best way. There are about 600 varieties, divided into two distinct groups; the Coop. Sociale San Michele Arcangelo for this preserve has chosen strawberries belonging to the group of not reblooming. They produce their fruit only once a year in spring; the perfect quality to achieve a "unique" preserve, to have 100 grams of this tasty Organic Strawberry Extra Jam the producer needs 163 grams of strawberries.
Cooperativa Sociale Koinonia onlus. Località Teglia 12. 63858 Montefortino (FM). The Coop. 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.
Organic strawberries 77%, organic cane sugar, organic lemon juice. Without added pectin. Nutritional values for 100 gr: Kcal 168, Kj 711; fats 0,00 of which satured fatty acids 0,00; carbohydrates 40 g of which sugars 40 g. Proteins 1,0 g; dietary fiber 1,8 g. Salt 0,00 g.
For a memorable dessert, we recommend a tablespoon of Strawberry Extra Preserve paired with Sweet Ciambelline, all accompanied by a glass of Passito di Verdicchio.