Almonds of the "Donna Alessi" type typical of the Agrigento area.
Sturdy shell of large dimensions compared to other types of almonds.
The "Donna Alessi" almond tree is a symbol in Sicily in the province of Agrigento, to the point that the "Almond Blossom Festival" takes place in Agrigento every year in February. The Girgentana town wanted to honor this flowering tree for the fruits it will give to the Sicilians with its almonds.
Benefits of almonds and what happens to the body
It protects cells from oxidative damage, because they are rich in antioxidants.
Keeps blood sugar at bay.
Lower blood pressure.
It reduces bad cholesterol.
Regular consumption of almond helps keep cholesterol down and improves blood circulation.