La Grande Puglia is specialized in the sales of egg pasta from Puglia: from orecchiette, to strozza preti, cavatelli, fusilli, macheroni from calabria, scialatielli, trofiette, troccoli and orecchiette ancient Bari. We guarantee fresh products thanks to weekly suppliers. When speaking of orecchiette, turnip greens is the first dish that comes to mind. Orecchiette with turnip greens are one of the most famous dishes of Puglia and , in particular, from Bari. Turnip greens have a slightly bitter flavor that perfectly combines with the orecchiette and the spicy coming from the pepper.
ingredients for 4 people:
How to prepare it:
carefully wash the turnip greens to remove impurities, remove the stalk and coriaceous part. Then cut leaves into peaces. Boil water , add a spoon of salt and turnip greens. Blend everything and leave it boiling for about 8/10 minutes. Once cooked, dry turnip greens ( better with a colander). Put aside the turnip greens. Boil again the same water used to boil the turnip greens, the pasta has to be cooked. If the pasta is fresh , few minutes are enough. Be careful that pasta has to be al dente. While the pasta is cooking, fry the garlic in a large pan. Cut the pepper, remove seeds and cut it in thin slices. Cut the anchovy fillets in olive oil. Add pepper and anchovies to the garlic pan. Let them fry for a couple of minutes and add turnip greens. Let them set for a few minutes and make sure that everything is well-blended. Once the pasta is ready dry it and pour it to the large pan with the turnip greens. Let them cook for a couple of minutes. If you wish, you can add grated Pecorino cheese.
La Grande Puglia brings the extra-virgin olive oil from Puglia, the so-called La Grande olive. We guarantee fresh ingredients and a severe selection of genuine product. We base our production on hard work in order to ensure excellence and healthy specialties. The high-quality olive oil is certificated with the protected designation of origin. We are able to certificate the breeding area: production and bottling are also performed in the same area. We offer our clients an olive oil that is protected by the top-quality olives “ coratina”: intense, mat, with a lively flavor and fruity fragrance that will satisfy everyone. Moreover, it is an extremely light olive oil, thus extremely digestible.