Saffron from La Mancha PDO (1 g & 2 g)

CAT: I (crocina minimum 200). PDO Saffron from La Mancha can only be presented in threads and is obtained throw a roasting process which is unique in the world. It has outstanding characteristics due to its connection with the natural, cultural and historical factors of the geographical zone in which it grows. Its coloring power when harvested is higher than that of the rest of saffron in the world and is protected by the quality figure of the saffron from La Mancha PDO. It is the only spice of this nature with a quality appreciation which guarantees its origin. The specific requirements that saffron must fulfill are described in a document, the specifications document, which has been previously approved by the European Commission and whose fulfillment is compulsory for the 100% of its production.

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Saffron, also known as “red gold”, is obtained through the extraction of the stigmas of the saffron flower, collectively referred to as “Saffron Crocus”. This flower has a violet color and it consists of 6 petals and 3 stigmas. This saffron, coming from Spain and with Designation of Origin, is characterized by having long and thin filaments with an intense and lightly bright red color.

   

Among the multiple beneficial aspects of this spice, we can highlight the following: It has antioxidant power, it favors the digestive system, it eases menstrual pain, it is good for memory, it improves eyesight, it is a supplement for diabetes, it has antidepressant and sedative properties and it is useful in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases. Saffron provides a very characteristic taste to dishes, its aroma is persistent and its flavor is penetrating and slightly acid. In the Spanish cuisine, it is possible to find saffron as a part of many culinary preparations, being rice dishes, followed by broths, legumes, sauces and desserts the most typical ones. It is advisable to use saffron threads since it can be preserved for a longer period of time and, in addition, it ensures the product’s authenticity. 

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Winfried Kretschmann 07/11/2017

1A Qualität

Tolles Gewürz. Von der Optik und vom Geschmack her einfach top. Zu empfehlen.

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Juanjo Valverde 04/05/2017

Aroma inconfundible

Gran sensación de un buen producto

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Carlos R. Klee 09/03/2017

D.O.P. Safran aus La Mancha

Es freut mich, dass der beste Safran aus meiner Heimat bei Lagourmeta erhältlich ist. Ich kenne Asoma, ist obendrein noch für einen guten Zweck.

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Saffron from La Mancha PDO (1 g & 2 g)

Saffron from La Mancha PDO (1 g & 2 g)

CAT: I (crocina minimum 200). PDO Saffron from La Mancha can only be presented in threads and is obtained throw a roasting process which is unique in the world. It has outstanding characteristics due to its connection with the natural, cultural and historical factors of the geographical zone in which it grows. Its coloring power when harvested is higher than that of the rest of saffron in the world and is protected by the quality figure of the saffron from La Mancha PDO. It is the only spice of this nature with a quality appreciation which guarantees its origin. The specific requirements that saffron must fulfill are described in a document, the specifications document, which has been previously approved by the European Commission and whose fulfillment is compulsory for the 100% of its production.

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