Petimezi is an all natural, 100% pure concentrated grape must.
Petimezi is a naturally sweet whole grape syrup, produced by cooking and concentrating the grapes used for winemaking. It is a natural sweetener used from ancient times as a healthy substitute for sugar. It is found around the Mediterranean cuisine. Greeks call it Petimezi, Italians call it Saba and Turks call it Pekmez. Together with raw honey and carob syrup, they were the most common sweeteners when sugar was too expensive to purchase.
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Its taste is unique, it leaves a slight bitter undertone and has a thick and syrupy body.
Petimezi is rich in iron and is a strong antioxidant. Ancient Greeks used to drink petimezi dissolved in water as a healthy and antioxidant drink. For more information on the health benefits of Petimezi click here
Petimezi can be used in a number of ways. From dressing salads, to pouring over ice cream and pancakes. It also goes great with goat cheeses and mascarpone. Try it as a topping on Greek yogurt and replacing sugar when making sweets with an analogy of 1:1.
Try it also as a side dish for any meat dish. Replace any balsamic vinegar, maple syrup or cranberry sauce to petimezi for a healthier and different approach.
This product contains no alcohol, no preservatives, no coloring, no flavoring, no sugar, and no sulfites.