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Sweet and sour red Tropea onion


4000 years ago the Phoenicians brought a unique onion to Calabria, today that onion is grown in a specific area of the Calabrian Tyrrhenian coast. A unique genetic makeup and the mix of temperature, soil composition, and sea breeze determine the unmistakable sweetness and crunchiness of the Tropea Red Onion PGI, which in this product are even more enhanced by the sweet and sour preserves. Enjoy your meal!

There Sweet and sour Tropea onion is an exquisite example of how tradition and environment can flow into a gastronomic product of exceptional quality. About 4000 years ago, the Phoenicians introduced a unique variety of onion to Calabria, which today is grown exclusively along a specific strip of the Tyrrhenian coast. Thanks to a distinctive genetic heritage and the perfect combination of temperature, soil composition and sea breeze, the Cipolla Rossa di Tropea PGI stands out for its sweetness and crunchiness unmistakable.

In this sweet and sour preserve, the natural qualities of the onion are brought out to the maximum. The sweet and sour preservation process is not only that preserves the texture and unique taste of the onion, but also enriches its flavor profile with a perfect balance between sweet and sour. This makes sweet and sour Tropea onion a versatile ingredient, capable of adding a distinctive note to various dishes.

It can be used in numerous culinary preparations, from fresh salads to side dishes, from sandwiches to more sophisticated creations, where its flavor can truly shine, it can enrich an aperitif platter. It is also perfect as an accompaniment to cheeses and meats, where its sweetness contrasts pleasantly with the more intense and robust flavours.

Weight285 g

Red onion from Tropea Calabria PGI 66%, Water, VINEGAR (contains NATURAL SULPHITES), sugar, salt, Antioxidant: ascorbic acid, Acidity regulator: citric acid.

Dried weight



Refrigerate once opened. Keep away from direct sunlight.


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