Sep 19, 2014

Santorini fava

Without doubt, one of the most popular local products. " Santorini Fava” is a “Protected Designation of Origin” product that comes from the plant "Lathyrus Clymenum L." that has been growing exclusively in Santorini for more than 3,500 years. Santorini fava has very high nutritional value as it is rich in proteins and carbohydrates. The traditional method of production which includes drying under the sun and aging, results its velvety texture and the slightly sweet taste