Santa Teresa Organic Quince Paste has obtained Non-GMO Project Verified status. Catalan Gourmet is the sole importer that carries this delicious quince paste from Santa Teresa. Santa Teresa selects the best Quince fruit from several trusted farmers in Spain. The paste is made in Spain and has a sweet and natural fruity flavor. It is rich in minerals, fiber and potassium. No additives or preservatives are used. This extraordinary quince paste is made only with fresh fruit, unlike others that are made of canned or frozen fruit. It is ideal for meat plates and recipes that call for something sweet. It is excellent for confectionary use. At high temperatures it browns and caramelizes. Quince paste (membrillo) is paired magnificently with foie and cheese plates.
“We have done extensive research about quince paste. We came to the conclusion that for shoppers looking for a quince paste that is certified Organic, Non-GMO Project Verified, Kosher and Gluten Free the Santa Teresa’s brand is the select choice.” – Said Karina Mino, Director of Sales and Marketing at Bonjalar USA, Inc.
About the Quince Paste
Since ancient times, quinces have been cultivated in Spain and considered a symbol of love and fertility. In Greek history, it was the custom of the bride to eat a quince on her wedding night in order to give respect to the gods of fertility. Greek mythology states the effectiveness of the quince’s properties against poisonings and evil acts.
About Catalan Gourmet
Catalan Gourmet imports specialty food from Spain and beyond, focusing on quality, authenticity, sustainability, organic and Non-GMO Project Verified. Catalan Gourmet is the Importer of Vichy & many other iconic foods, like Santa Teresa quince paste. If you would like to learn more about Catalan Gourmet and its delicious Quince Paste from Santa Teresa kindly email info@CatalanGourmet.com or call +1 646-719-0061.