These pipe rigate made of durum wheat have a hint of modernity, a subtle flavour and the pleasant aroma of real nettles. Because of their small size, they can be used in various dishes and their ribbed surface allows the sauce to stick to them. They go great with light sauces.

• Did you know •

The botanical name for nettles is Urtica dioica L. which originates from the Latin expression “urere”, meaning to sting. The culinary use of nettles is similar to spinach or Swiss chard.