Courgettes are plants belonging to the Cucurbitaceae family. When fresh contains vitamins B2, B1, C, provitamin A, and PP. minerals: potassium, phosphorus, calcium, sodium, iron. In the kitchen, its use is frequent and its delicate taste being composed primarily of water (about 90%), is used by glycemic by those suffering from gastritis and from those who have intestinal problems. Zucchini are cutted into pieces and marinated then jarred in extra virgin olive oil from Puglia, with addiction of flavors, to give delicate aromas and a pleasing texture for the palate.
Use: alone as an appetizer, to enrich pasta dishes or salads, as a side dish to meat dishes.
Availability: all year according to the availability list and / or corporate stock.
Ingredients: Courgettes 63%, extra virgin olive oil from Puglia, white wine vinegar, herbs in variable proportions (Apulia-Italy origin), salt 2%.
Acidity regulator: citric acid (E330).
Agrinitti, Castellana Grotte, Bari, Apulia, Italy.
The agricultural production and food processing company was founded by chemical technician Vito Nitti back in 1984.
In company initially it took place only agricultural production activities in particular the cultivation of mushrooms. In 1992, Mr Nitti warned a strong need to enhance even more manufacturing of farm products in transforming pickles, sauces, creams, condiments, jams etc.
Continuous and repeated even today, courses and research gave the company the possibility to establish collaborative relationships, almost continuous, with higher technical institutes for chemical-technology-focused, hospitality and agriculture, with the Faculty of Agriculture of the University of Bari and with the European Agronomic Institute IAMB of Valenzano. The company cooperates with them by performing for Superior Technical training courses and internships in the food industry and research on new products and processing methods.
The AGRINITTI farm produces and preserves vegetables in extra virgin olive oil, using carefully selected raw materials and check the origin, even from a microbiological point of view, without preservatives or colorings.
Year by year, experimenting with pleasure new products and crops, Agrinitti increased the type and amount of crop farm directly without the use of pesticides and fertilizers in order to offer the best authenticity guarantees and security for consumers. Especially the freshly picked, with their freshness and quality, are processed to preserve the most of their characteristics.
Pickled vegetables, mushrooms, tomato sauce, canned tomatoes, sauces, pickles, jams, fruit juices, creams and sauces enrich the range, which includes more than one hundred and twenty kinds of products.
Everything is made with HACCP self-control system in the implementation of the EC Regulation 852/2004 and Legislative Decree 193/2007 and in accordance with EC Reg. 178/02 on the compulsory traceability of food.
I genuini sapori di Puglia Agrinitti