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Gocce di Sicilia

Brioche with “Tuppo”

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Delicious Sicilian brioches

From a recipe of ancient tradition, all the scent and taste of breakfast or Sicilian snack! To be enjoyed with granita or ice cream, you'll feel like you're on a nice August day sitting in a Sicilian bar!

Individually packaged in a protective atmosphere, it lasts at least 1 month from shipment. Unit weight 70g


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From an ancient and extraordinary recipe of the Sicilian tradition, the Brioche col Tuppo. The name cames from one ancient hairstyle of Sicilian women, the traditional low chignon that they used to wear and which in dialect is called "tuppo". Or you can call it "brioscia" in Sicilian, a term that inspired the French "brioche". The brioches with the "coppola" (with the hat), the most loved and most disputed part, the part that gives the brioche, according to some traditions, the perfect shape of a beautiful woman's breast.

In whatever way you want to call it, soft and tasty, it is a pearl of Sicilian pastry and masterfully accompanies another delicious Sicilian typicality: the granita! From the more traditional ones, lemon, strawberry and coffee to the tastier ones like chocolate, almond or pistachio. But let's not forget that it is also an ideal companion for a good ice cream! Accompanied by a fresh fruit-flavored or chocolate-flavored flavor, brioche with ice cream is an excellent substitute for a lunch or dinner.

Soft and fragrant baked cake, the brioscia can be considered the Sicilian variant of the classic croissant but it differs for the more compact pasta, for the ingredients, for the preparation and for the different honeycomb. Although both confectionery products are made from flour, eggs, yeast and sugar, the dough is different: while in the croissant butter is used which gives a more accentuated texture and flaking, in lard, lard is used, noble fat used in the its recipe from the beginning, and a greater number of eggs that give it a different honeycomb and make it soft and mellow.

Individually packaged in a specially designed, fresh-freshness protective capsule that protects the brioche during transport and, thanks to the benefits of the modified atmosphere, keeps it as soft as freshly baked for a long time.

Unit weight 70 grams.

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Un momento i cui ricordo i profumi e i sapori della Sicilia

Cristina R. published the 28/11/2023 following an order made on 17/11/2023

Ottimo prodotto, soprattutto perchè ben conservato e conserva molto bene la sua qualità, fragranza e morbidezza.

Sergio R. published the 21/11/2023 following an order made on 10/11/2023

Molto buona

Matilda Alina R. published the 18/11/2023 following an order made on 07/11/2023

Non ci sono parole per descriverne il sapore fantastico

Cosimo T. published the 18/11/2023 following an order made on 26/10/2023

prodotto molto buono ka soddisfatto le mie aspettative

Battista Giovanni M. published the 06/11/2023 following an order made on 21/10/2023


Francesco S. published the 06/11/2023 following an order made on 24/09/2023

Ottima per una colazione succulenta

Autilia P. published the 29/10/2023 following an order made on 09/10/2023

fresche, morbide, buone

Anonymous customer published the 29/10/2023 following an order made on 27/09/2023

Buonissima! Abbinata alla crema di pistacchio poi

Graziella B. published the 29/10/2023 following an order made on 08/10/2023

Prodotto buono confezionato bene.

Davide D. published the 29/10/2023 following an order made on 19/09/2023
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Soft wheat flour type "0" and "00", water, lard, sugar, glucose and fructose syrup, stabilizer: sorbitol, emulsifiers: mono and diglycerides of fatty acids, fresh egg yolk, olive oil, salt, whole milk powder, natural yeast, flavorings, turmeric.

Nutrition facts / 100 g
Energy 401.74 kcal
Fat 17.1 g
   Saturates 6.4 g
Carbohydrate 55.6 g
   Sugars 5.8 g
Protein 6.36 g
Salt 0.47 g