Garlic Cloves in Brine (6.34 oz)

Nissos Greek Foods

$6.49

What would Greek-Mediterranean cooking be without garlic? Yet, peeling it can sometimes be a chore. Enter Nissos, a small family-run company with roots on the Northeastern Aegean island of Lesvos, home to much great food. They’ve sourced real Greek garlic from the fertile Thessaly plain, in Central Greece, peeled it for us and preserved it in a light brine.

This is not just any old garlic. The variety of Platykambou, as it’s called, was first noticed by one of the world’s premiere makers of natural garlic remedies and probiotics, the Japanese nutraceutical company Wakunaga. Garlic Platykambou has an exceptionally high concentration of essential oils and other cancer-fighting nutrients. The University of Thessaly stepped in, and is now conducting studies on the health benefits of this particular garlic variety, aiming to achieve designation of origin status. Platykambou garlic, besides being extraordinarily rich in nutrients and essential oils, is noticeably aromatic, with a complex flavor that derives from this region’s unique microclimate.

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DN
08/17/2021
Diane N.
United States United States
Love this product!

Makes cooking a breeze. Delicious.

RP
06/02/2021
Rosa p.
United States United States
very good company and service

great service great product came quick

WC
04/19/2021
william c.
United States United States
:-) :-) :-)

Jar needs to be doubled....

JS
04/19/2021
John S.
United States United States
Amazing Garlic

Used this first in a Sicilian tomato sauce, this garlic has a little different scent and it was perfect for this sauce. It will be perfect in many things.

DS
04/19/2021
David S.
United States United States
Garlic Cloves in Brine - A winner!

A jar full of perfect peeled garlic cloves - what could be better? Love them and I will be buying more!