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Crogoristas - Creste di Gallo

Sardo Sole

Net weight: 500 g - 17.64 oz
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Crogoristas are a traditional Sardinian pasta format, originating from the small municipality of Masullas, in the province of Oristano. They are  included in the list of Traditional Food Products of Sardinia (PAT).

Visually very original, the shape is reminiscent of a rooster's crest, the name derives from the Sardinian dialect crogoristasa, meaning crest.

COD: PST.0254.0500
EAN: 8051511900152
Nutritional values
Average values ​​for 100 gr
Energy value
350 kcal -1480 kJ
1,6 g
of which saturated
0,2 g
72 g
of which sugars
3,7 g
13 g
3,0 g
0.01 g

Durum wheat semolina

Contains Gluten

Tips and curiosities of the tomolo

The characteristic feature of Sardinian pasta is the richness of its types, linked to figurative motifs that have their roots in Sardinian agro-pastoral culture. Just think of the malloreddus, which resemble the bellies of fat calves, the crogoristas, which resemble the crests of roosters, and the caombas, in the shape of a dove.

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Introduction to Crogoristas - Rooster Crests

Crogoristas are a type of high quality pasta, carefully selected and skilfully processed to ensure maximum flavour and tenderness. Thanks to their crunchy texture and rich, intense flavour, Crogoristas can be used as the main ingredient in many innovative and original recipes. If you are looking for an unmissable culinary experience, you cannot miss the chance to use Crogoristas in your kitchen. Whether you are a cooking enthusiast or a simple foodie, Crogoristas are a versatile and delicious ingredient that can be used in many different ways to create surprising and unforgettable dishes. Experiment with Crogoristas and discover how this unique and special ingredient can transform your kitchen.

The unique shape of Crogoristas: Did you know?

The shape of Crogoristas, similar to a cockscomb, makes them a unique and original ingredient. Their al dente texture and delicate flavour make them perfect to accompany strong sauces or as the main ingredient in tasty and original pasta dishes. Thanks to their special shape, Crogoristas add a touch of creativity and originality to your dishes, creating an eye-catching and unique presentation that will surprise your guests. Try them in combination with meat or fish sauces, or use them to create a completely new and original vegetarian dish. The possibilities are endless and the uniqueness of Crogoristas will make every dish a unique and unforgettable culinary experience.