1 kg Snails Helix Aspersa Muller average size 9 grams
The cattery is located in Ciminna in the province of Palermo in the heart of Sicily among lush olive groves, orange groves and palm groves.
The plant is modern and rational, it is created in the name of full naturalness in order to maximize the potential offered by our territory. Helix Aspersa Muller snails are bred exclusively with a natural cycle and fed with selected plants irrigated with spring water. The snails are kept in safe enclosures and in controlled hygienic-environmental conditions.
Energy and nutritional values
- Omega 3, Omega 6, Omega 9 and Vitamins A-B-C;
- High nutritional values;
- Remarkable digestibility;
- High percentage of essential amino acids;
- Low fat content;
- High protein content;
- Calcium and phosphorus;
- Magnesium and iron;
- Aphrodisiac properties.
Our snails therefore possess a whole series of characteristics that make the product suitable for many gastronomic elaborations and for the consumption even of pregnant or lactating women.
Scientific research has also shown that the burr produced by the snails exerts a strong antibacterial action comparable to that of streptomycin which is widely used in herbal medicine for the production of moisturizers for sensitive skin and in homeopathy for the preparation of anti-inflammatory products very effective.