Bittersweet Paprika, PDO De la Vera, 125 grs, BSB.
What do we find in this product?
Bittersweet paprika from Vera, a stronger spice than sweet paprika so it should be used more sparingly to get a tasty and delicious touch. To prepare octopus with potatoes, sushi with octopus, patatas bravas, pork shoulder with turnip greens ...
Bittersweet Paprika de la Vera with a flavor, color and stability that provides the perfect touch for meals. A quality spice , with a reddish color, that we can add in different dishes, achieving a bittersweet touch in our dishes. A traditional product, handcrafted with a stronger flavor than sweet paprika, so it must be used in moderation to get the special and distinctive touch and not go overboard.
Ideal seasoning to add to stews, fabadas, potato dishes, rice dishes, fried eggs and many other recipes.
Paprika de la Vera is an artisan product, unique in terms of concept and elaboration, having reached the category of "Protected Designation of Origin". With this distinction, Paprika de la Vera asserts its excellent quality and preparation properties, offering a product brimming with nature and flavor, selected under rigorous quality control.
History and tradition
The company Benito Sánchez Borja SL is dedicated to the purchase, grinding and sale of peppers for paprika, spices, threads and cordage since 1954.
It is the owner of the brands " La Primavera " and "Primabor", the latter receiving the Protected Designation of Origin "Pimentón de la Vera "
Properties of paprika
Paprika is high in iron, which helps prevent anemia, is rich in potassium which helps with good circulation, regulating blood pressure, and can help prevent rheumatic diseases or arthritis. In addition to having a high zinc content that helps in the growth process, and is beneficial for the immune system and wound healing and helps metabolize proteins.
It contains a lot of Vitamin A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, and K, possessing anticancer properties, reducing cholesterol and stress, and is beneficial for the immune system and for proper blood clotting.