Navarino Icons "Pasteli" Sesame Seed Bar
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Pasteli, is a typical and characteristic Messinian confectionery made of the best quality sesame seeds and the region’s finest pure honey. It is produced with respect to the traditional craft of making Pasteli and with great care in preserving its excellent nutritional value. Gluten-free and made without refined sugar, it is rich in vitamin E, calcium, phosphorus, potassium, magnesium and iron. It may be enjoyed as a delightful and healthy snack with few calories.
In Homer’s Iliad, the sesame seed and honey delicacy was referred to as “itrion” and was a favorite with warriors because it provided a natural energy boost, while ancient Greek athletes believed it nutritious ingredients enhanced their performance.
Imported from Greece. 40 gr. bar.