I Contadini | Leccine Red Olives in Brine 550g
I Contadini's Leccine red olives are characterized by their sweet and soft taste, making them ideal for aperitifs, to enrich first courses, salads, and to prepare excellent patés. These olives have a quick ripening time due to the small size of the fruit, with an emphasis on high production standards. These olives have a buttery aroma with hints of hazelnut. Enjoy them as a snack or add them to your favorite dishes for an extra burst of flavor.
Located in Ugento, Apulia, Italy, I Contadini (The Farmers) is a family-owned food producer dedicated to preserving regional traditions.
Run by the Trentin siblings, their 200,000 square meter farm controls every part of the production process, from growing the vegetables, lemons, herbs, vinegars and olive oil, to jarring by hand.
The siblings personally oversee cultivation, employing an integrated farming method for pesticide-free products. Committed to hard work, respect for nature, and simplicity, I Contadini produces and transforms fresh produce directly in the production area, maintaining flavor and nutrient integrity. Their story embodies tenacity, perseverance, and love for the land, making them a standout high-quality food producer.