La Tourangelle pistachio oil is hand crafted in the Tourangelle artisan oil mill based in the Loire Valley in France. The pistachio oil is made from 100% pure, roasted, ground, and pressed pistachios. The rich, exotic pistachio flavours enhance seafood dishes – working beautifully with red mullet and prawns. And the pistachio oil’s delicate sweetness also makes it a great accompaniment to lighter foods such as raspberries, avocados and crisp green beans. Pistachio oil can also be used in pastries or drizzled over ice-cream.
The production of gourmet oils is a time-honoured tradition in France. Originally, each village had a mill which roasted and extracted the oil from nuts gathered by local farmers. These delicious oils were used in hearty rustic fare and were also found in Paris’ finest restaurants. Yet today, La Tourangelle is one of just a handful of traditional oil producing mills. traditional family-run producer of the highest-quality oils and vinegars.
Ingredients: 100% pistachios. Contains nuts and traces of peanuts and sesame.