Saffron stigmas ilFiloRosso® is grown without the use of chemicals and herbicides, collected and processed on our farm which is located in Monferrato Astigiano.
Preparation: collected at night before sunrise and within a few hours it is deflowered and dried, everything is done to best protect its organoleptic properties.
Ingredients: saffron in stigmas.
Beneficial properties: rich in vitamins B1, B2, excellent antioxidant properties, rich in beta-carotene, a powerful anti-inflammatory.
Serving suggestions: soak the saffron stigmas (10 per person) in half a cup of very hot water, let them stand for at least 30 minutes. A few minutes before the end of cooking of the food being prepared add all the liquid and the stigmas and mix. Exceptional with risottos and pastas but also to flavor with its very special taste vegetables, meat, fish and delicious desserts.
Storage: closed jar protected from light and heat.