The excellence of excellences in our products: only pistachio from
PDO lands is vacuum packed in shelled pistachio or pistachio flour 190 grams.
As it may read in Disciplinare di
produzione del Pistacchio Verde di Bronte article 2, “the Protected
Designation of Origin ‘Pistacchio Verde di Bronte’ is reserved to the product,
shelled or peeled, of plants of the botanic species ‘Pistacia Vera’, ‘Cultivar
Napoletana’, also called ‘Bianca’ or ‘Nostrale’, engrafted into ‘Pistacia
terebinthus’. Only a percentage of no more than 5% plants of other varieties
and/or engraftations different from ‘P. terebinthus’ may be admitted. Such
percentage refers to all plants in the structure. In any other case, the
product from plants of other varieties, which do not belong to ‘cultivar
Napoletana’ will be discarded out the certification”.