Blood Orange

of Sicily IGP

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Strongly bound up to Sicily, blood orange is cultivated in the western part of the island, between the provinces of Catania, Enna and Syracuse, in the area around the Volcano Etna. The nature of the land, the climate, the great temperature range and the sun, make this product unique and high quality. The three varieties, moro, tarocco and sanguinella are seasonsal fruit, and are available between mid December and mid June. Etna. The nature of the land, the climate, the great temperature range and the sun, make this product unique and high quality. The three varieties, moro, tarocco and sanguinella are seasonsal fruit, and are available between mid December and mid June. moro, tarocco and sanguinello are seasonsal fruit, and are available between mid December and mid June.

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BLOOD ORANGE IS SPORT AND FITNESS

Who practices sports, even amateurs, should have varied diet, rich in fresh food. Devoloping such healthy eating habits helps to increase vitamina B1, B2 B6 and B12 levels, which entourage energy and wellness.

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Born near

the Volcano Etna

CLOSE TO THE SEA, IN A MAGICAL LAND

The nature of the land, the climate, the great temperature range and the sun, make this product unique and high quality.

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The neutraceutical properties

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A wonder for your health

Blood Orange of Sicily IGP is rich in helpful nutriens for your health. That’s how.

Vitamin C

An orange contains a high, healty quantity of Vitamin C, which is commonly linked to good blood flow and better healing of injuries.

Antioxidants

Oranges also contain a wide range of helpful chemicals and antioxidants, which protect your skin from the aging action of free radicals.

Vitamin B

Oranges are a great source of Vitamin B, essential for a healthy heart.

Pectin

Oranges contain a water-soluble fiber called Pectin, which is able to reduce the cholesterol level in the blood. That’s why people who eat fruit on a day to day basis are less likely to incur heart issues.

Patassium

An orange contains more than 7% of the daily recomended amount of daily potassium, helpful for the fluids balance in our body.

Anthocyanins

Due to the weather conditions in which they are cultivated, blood oranges get their peculiar red pigment. It a sign of the presence of the anthocyanins, natural pigments highly effective as antioxodants.



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Blood Orange Cousine

Here’s a selection of the best blood orange recepies, curated for you by the best chefs.

  • Scorze di arance candite

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  • Cozze all’arancia e zenzero

  • Risotto all’arancia

  • Tagliatelle all’arancia

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