Gianduja Torrone can – 500gr


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The original Piedmontese torrone

Covered in Gianduja

Bite Sized delights!

Nougat with a little touch of Turin: Gianduja Torrone in the bite-sized form!

Torrone is the Piedmontese dessert with the most remote origin. There is a testimony of Pliny, Roman times, according to which a local population, the Taurini, produced a dessert made of honey and pine nuts: the ancestor of Torrone. It was also widespread in the Middle Age: it was served in the banquet of the wedding of Gian Galeazzo Visconti in 1395.
The Piedmontese torrone differs from the classic Cremonese one for the use of hazelnuts instead of almonds. The modification was made in 1885 in Gallo d'Alba, a hamlet of Grinzane Cavour (Cuneo), by the pastry chef Giuseppe Sebaste, who used hazelnuts, abundant and inexpensive in the Langhe. In the dessert honey, sugar and egg white are also used, and they are kneaded for about ten hours.

In this large can, Scalenghe introduces a smaller version of the gianduja torrone, called “torroncini”, sweet, delicious, this is the perfect gift for your loved ones!

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Tonda Trilobate hazelnuts (50%), sugar, Italian organic honey, gianduia chocolate (sugar, hazelnut paste, cocoa butter, cocoa mass. Emulsifier: soy lecithin, vanilla extract, may contain traces of lactose and milk protein. Gluten free), Bronte pistachios, water, egg white, glucose, hostia (potato starch, water), salt, flavourings.

May contain traces of other nuts.

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