Sicilian green lentil


Our small Sicilian green lentil is reach in mineral and nutrients. The small Sicilian lentil is a really versatile product. Great to be used as a side dish for meat and fish or as a pasta condiment and soup.



PACKAGING: 250g flow pack bag

INGREDIENTS: Sicilian green lentil



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The Sicilian lentil is one of the smallest lentils in Italy. The fertile soils surrounding Sicily produce lentils with a delicate and very sweet flavour. It is a poor ingredient, still grown by hand today, rich in proteins, vitamins and mineral salts.


The mignons, so called because of their small size, are excellent for traditional Sicilian cuisine recipes that are handed down from generation to generation such as pasta and soup, but also for innovative and more recent recipes such as vegan lentil meatballs. A delicious mixture of lentils, potatoes and various spices such as rosemary, thyme, mint, sage and marjoram, fried like a normal meatball and enjoyed with a tahini or yogurt sauce.


Sicilian lentil is an excellent alternative for vegans, as it is rich in iron, phosphorus and B vitamins, which make it the perfect substitute for dishes such as meat and fish. The high amount of fiber and the low amount of fat make it the perfect ally in the fight and prevention of arteriosclerosis.



To find out more about the Sicilian green lentil, Torrisis products and Sicily culinary tradition, we suggest you to visit our blog full of interesting and captivating articles about Sicily and its many facets. While among the recipes section you will find a wide variety of simple and quick recipes. So many ideas and useful advice on how and when to use our products in the kitchen for the creation of excellent dishes.


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