Farming: Certified cultivation under the Integrated Management Crop system
Cultivation area: Kastoria Lake, Kastoria Prefecture, Northwest Greece
Cultivation: In one of the most beautiful areas of Greece, in Kastoria, we produce the renowned Giant (Gigantes Elephantes) beans. Farmers in their small farms, follow traditional cultivation methods with lot of manual work throughout the process of growing.
Characteristics: The Giant (Gigantes Elephantes) Beans from Kastoria are a Greek variety of high quality, thinskinned and very easy to prepare (short boiling time), thanks to the unique combination of microclimate, soil composition and traditional farming techniques used.
Tasting notes: They are soft and smooth. They have such a rich and full taste that even plain they are delicious, without any kind of sauce.