The Tuscan Nostrale Lentils of Andrea Bravi are a legume grown and dried in Garfagnana and surrounding areas.
They can be an excellent substitute for meat, lending to a multitude of recipes, including lentil salad with bacon and vegetables, lentil dumplings, damp, etc.
According to popular tradition, lentils symbolize prosperity and money, it is thought to be in shape, remembering that of coins. It is tradition in Italy during the New Year’s Eve dinner to eat lentils (often as an accompaniment to Zampon or Cotechino) as a symbol of prosperity for the new year.
Tuscan Nostrale Lentils
It does not need to soak.
Keep in a cool and dry place.
Processed and packaged by Bravi Andrea and C. s.a.s., Sillicano, Camporgiano, Lucca.