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Organic Cappelli durum wheat penne rigate - PSC725

Organic Cappelli durum wheat penne rigate - PSC725

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Only with organic Cappelli durum wheat grown in Italy

Alce Nero organic durum wheat penne rigate is made using the historic variety of durum wheat dating back to the early 20th century, when Nazareno Strampelli ran experimental tests in fields provided by the Marquis Cappelli, thus obtaining superior grains, including the Cappelli variety. Cultivated in Italy, mostly in the provinces of Bari and Foggia. The semolina dough is prepared using spring water from the Alps.

Thanks to its shape, Alce Nero organic Cappelli durum wheat penne is ideal for capturing sauce on the entire surface, making it suitable for all kinds of dishes.

The packaging of this pasta is made of paper, without use of any plastic. Only water-based inks and glues were used for the printing and closing of the package, without any chemical components.It is recyclable and can be disposed of in paper.

  • Legal name

    Organic durum wheat semolina pasta

  • Ingredients

    Organic durum wheat semolina, water. Country of wheat cultivation: Italy / country of milling: Italy

  • Conservation method

    Store in a cool, dry place away from sunlight.

  • Place of production

    Produced at the factory indicated by the letter close to the best before date: (A): via Felicetti 9, Predazzo (TN) - (B): via Ruaia 4, Castello-Molina di Fiemme (TN).

  • Average nutrition declaration per 100 grams
    • Energy :1474kJ/351kcal

    • Fats :1,4g

      of which saturated :0,3g

    • Carbohydrates :72g

      of which sugars :2,8g

    • Fibre :3,2g

    • Protein :11g

    • Salt :0g

  • Allergens

    Contains gluten. May contain: soy, mustard

Narrative Label

This variety dates back to the early 20th century, when Nazareno Strampelli ran experimental tests in fields provided by the Marquis Cappelli, thus obtaining superior grains, including the Cappelli variety.

More than 20 Alce Nero farmers have been growing durum wheat for many years, particularly in the provinces of Foggia and Bari.

Alce Nero Cappelli single-variety pasta begins its journey in autumn, when the wheat is sown. The seeds are guaranteed to be pure as they are certified by the SIS, the Italian Seed Society.

Once sown, the wheat plants must ripen in the sun for at least six months. It is ready for harvest when the ear is an intense gold colour.

  • Characteristics

    This variety dates back to the early 20th century, when Nazareno Strampelli ran experimental tests in fields provided by the Marquis Cappelli, thus obtaining superior grains, including the Cappelli variety.

  • Area

    More than 20 Alce Nero farmers have been growing durum wheat for many years, particularly in the provinces of Foggia and Bari.

  • Cultivation

    Alce Nero Cappelli single-variety pasta begins its journey in autumn, when the wheat is sown. The seeds are guaranteed to be pure as they are certified by the SIS, the Italian Seed Society.

    Once sown, the wheat plants must ripen in the sun for at least six months. It is ready for harvest when the ear is an intense gold colour.

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