VST.0235.0045 VST.0235.0045

Sweet Dried Whole Peppers

Net weight: 45 g



The whole natural crusco pepper is a rustic and versatile ingredient highly appreciated in various cuisines around the world for its concentrated flavor and convenience. After harvesting, the fresh peppers are washed and carefully dried in the sun or using dryers that preserve their vibrant color and characteristic aroma. This drying process removes moisture, thereby concentrating the natural flavors of the pepper and enhancing its sweetness with a slightly smoky aftertaste.

COD: VST.0235.0045
EAN: 8055774550079
Nutritional values
Average values ​​for 100 gr
Energy value
275 kcal - 1150 kJ
2,5 g
of which saturated
2,1 g
32 g
of which sugars
28 g
17 g
0,06 g

Sciuscillone pepper of Teggiano

Tips and curiosities of the tomolo

In the past, Teggiano pepper played an important role in the local economy. It was an important crop for the farmers of the area, so much so that its cultivation and sale were linked to local festivals and traditions. One of these is the "Fiera di San Cono", an annual fair held in Teggiano on the 8th, 9th and 10th of August, where Teggiano pepper has always been one of the main attractions.

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Unique characteristics of the Sciuscillone pepper

The Sciuscillone pepper is a typical variety from Teggiano, a town in the Cilento, known for its sweet and slightly spicy flavour. These unique characteristics make the pepper an ideal ingredient for the preparation of sauces and creams with an intense and bold flavour. Pepper cream, in particular, is a delicacy with an unmistakable flavour that can be enjoyed on many occasions. Thanks to its versatility, the whole dried Sciuscillone pepper can be used to spread on crostini, as a seasoning for pasta or rice, or as a base for soups and sauces. In addition, Crusco pepper is carefully selected and processed using traditional techniques. This guarantees a high quality product with an authentic and genuine taste.

Advantages of Sciuscillone pepper

PAT's Sciuscillone pepper, also known as crusco pepper, is not only a culinary treasure, but also has numerous health benefits:

  • It is rich in vitamins, including vitamin C, which strengthens the immune system, and vitamin A, which protects the eyes and skin.
  • Pepper is an excellent source of antioxidants, which help fight free radicals and prevent cell ageing.
  • Pepper is also a low-calorie food, ideal for those who want to maintain their figure without sacrificing taste.

Sciuscillone PAT dried pepper is therefore not only a versatile and tasty ingredient, but also an excellent choice for a balanced and healthy diet.