Organic Almond Flour is born from the business cooperation between Heraia and Molini Riggi, an ancient mill settled in Caltanissetta. We have carefully selected our almond for this aim, then we entrust them to Molini Riggi for transformation.
Almonds are then stone milled à la ferté style, by following the organic standard rules
The result is a thin and homogeneous flour that allow you to maximize the authentic taste of the almond.
Thanks to this special flour, you can make the most typical sweets of the Sicilian tradition.
The name of this product is tributed to Demeter. She was the daughter of Cronus and Rea, protector of nature, harvest and crop. She was the protagonist of many myths, but the most important was the rape of ther daugther Proserpine by the hand of her brother, Hades.
This episode raged the goddess to the point to cause drought in the entire world. Demeter’s wrath calmed down thanks to Zeus, which he was able to reach an agreement between Demeter and Hades for this episode.
The agreement was that Proserpine would spend 6 months with her husband and the other 6 months with her mother. From this myth talks about the variation of seasons.> Leggi di più <