Don Tanu pistachios are born on the slopes of the volcano Etna, from the lava soil of Bronte- the city of pistachios- in the province of Catania, in Sicily, 800 meters from the sea. It is the climate and the land of the island that gives the pistachio the organoleptic peculiarities for which it is considered the most prized pistachio in the world. Pistachios from Bronte DOP have got a unique taste and aroma on the palate that is also unmistakable to the eye with their deep purple colour of the skin and the emerald green of the fruit, which explains why it is commonly called “the green gold” and why it stands out from all the other existing pistachios.
Pistachios from Bronte DOP are rich in nutritional properties such as antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and proteins. The mono and polyunsaturated fats present also help regulate the amount of cholesterol in the blood and; thus help the health of the cardiovascular system. It is also useful for the eyes and intestines, in addition to being delicious, pistachios are a real cure for the health. Produced with DOP certification, Don Tanu’s pistachios guarantee the authenticity of being a Sicilian excellence.