Pumpkin Preserves – Saint Panteleimon Monastery
Pumpkin Preserves comes from an excellent crop of pumpkins and is based on authentic monastic recipe. Without added colorings & preservatives, it is a product 100% pure & natural. You can enjoy it by itself or as an accompaniment to other sweets.
Net Weight: 500g
PUMPKIN PRESERVES FROM SAINT PANTELEIMON MONASTERY
Pumpkin Preserves is a genuine monastic product, made with pure natural ingredients. Saint Panteleimon Monastery, famous for the traditional sweets that it makes, enriches its wide range with the new pumpkin flavor.
Pumpkin Preserves: Ingredients and Uses
Monastic Pumpkin Preserves contains pumpkin, sugar, water, glucose syrup, citric acid & vanillin powder. Without chemical additives and preservatives, it is a genuine natural product, suitable for consumption at all ages.
Favorite delicacy of most people, jams can be eaten either by themselves or as an accompaniment to other sweets. Pumpkin preserves can be perfectly combined with yogurt, creams, crepes, cakes, tarts and are ideal in order to garnish ice cream, cakes and many other similar sweets.
Jam is served along with Greek Athonite coffee, adding sweetness and flavor to everything that it is combined with. Thanks to its low fat content, it can be consumed even when you are on a diet. It contains no animal ingredients and this is why it may be consumed throughout the year, even in strict fasting periods.
Pumpkin and its nutritional value
Pumpkin is a rich source of vitamins, minerals, zinc, magnesium and many other nutrients such as carotenoids and dietary fiber.
Carotenoids act as antioxidants and are extremely helpful for protecting vision and combating cellular damage. Recent studies support that carotenoids are paramount supporters for the cardiovascular system as well as the male reproductive health. They have also been linked to keeping the liver, prostate, breast, colon, and lungs healthy.
Thanks to the large amounts of dietary fiber that it contains, pumpkin is considered effective even for the treatment of gastrointestinal disorders.
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