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Organic Sicilian Cedar Piretto

The Organic “bread” Cedar or Piretto Cedar (Citrus medica) is known as one of the best and tastiest cultivated cedars around. The albedo (the white inside) in fact constitutes up to 70% of the fruit and is juicy, therefore it is consumed together with the pulp. The “piretto” organic lemon citron has a tart flavor but sweeter than a lemon and is appreciated in salads and side dishes, or used in a myriad of preparations: from simple flavoring to the creation of candied fruit and distillation of liqueurs. Being organic, you can also eat the peel! Just think that over the years, especially in Southern Italy, this variety was grown in the open field, and people enjoyed the fruit in bites, exactly as one bites bread! It is probably from there that this variety was named.

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    The fruit, light yellow in color, can reach a size of 20-30 cm; it has a characteristic elongated shape with a slight protuberance at the peduncle. The peel is very rough and thick. Organic Citrus Fruits Certified by Bioagricert pursuant to Reg. CE834 / 2007 - Reference Certificate of Conformity n. S65I of 23/12/2020 - IT BIO 007. Origin Italy-Sicily - Cat. II - Cal. Mixed - No post-harvest treatment. Product subject to weight loss.

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  • Person

    750Gr / 3 oranges a day

    10Kg / 1 box biweekly

  • How many oranges to order?

    1 person should consume three oranges per day
    (whole or squeezed) to fully enjoy all the
    health benefits of this fruit.

  • Family

    3Kg / 12 oranges a day

    20Kg / 2 cassettesweekly