These small, finger sized, peppers were brought to Spain from Mexico by returning conquistadores and first cultivated in a Galician monastery, where they became known as Pimientos de Padron.
They have now become a popular tapa in Spain, served fried and sprinkled with salt; they taste fresh and mild with an occasional spicy pepper providing an exciting contrast!
|Nutrition -||Per 100g|
|of which saturates|
|of which sugars|
|* Typical values per 100g|
Brindisa buys through a specialist wholesaler outside Barcelona who source a wide range of high quality fresh fruit and vegetables. They buy DOP peppers from Padron between May and October and source them from Alicante for the rest of the year.
Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news, offers and recipes.