"Berlingot" box of sweet 200g
As a gift or for fine Gourmet.
Authentic Berlingots of Carpentras , boiled, striped Candy sweet.
The real berlingot of Carpentras is a candy of sugar, flavored and with multiple colors. A sweetness with perfumes of Provence and which transports you to the foot of Mont Ventoux, the Giant of Provence.
Berlingot of Provence, in the traditional box reminding the form of a berlingot.
Ingredients: Sugar, glucose syrup, acidifier: citric acid E330, flavors, colors: paprika extract, E150d caramel, cupric chlorophylline, carmine, curcumin, anthocyanins, caramel.
Average nutritional values per 100g: energy: 1644Kj/387Kcal, fat: 0g of which sugar 0g,:carbohydrates: 97g of which sugars: 64g, protein:0g, salt: 0g
Ingredients : Sugar, glucose syrup, citric acid0, flavourings, colourings: paprika extract, natural caramel colouring, copper chlorophyllin, carmine, curcumin, anthocyanins, caramel.
Average nutritional values per 100g: energy: 1644Kj/387Kcal, fat: 0g of which sugar 0g,:carbohydrates: 97g of which sugars: 64g, protein: 0g, salt: 0g
History of Berlingot de Carpentras :
The Berlingot originates from Carpentras in the Vaucluse. It is a hard candy made of candied fruit syrup. It is shaped like a pyramid.
The history and fame of the Berlingot goes back to the time of the papacy in Avignon when a cook named Sylvestre democratised it. However, it was originally a medicinal product.
Later in the 60's, 5 confectioners made this famous Berlingot from Carpentras.
Currently 2 confectioners make Berlingots, one in Monteux and the other in Carpentras.
How is a Berlingot made?
There are 5 stages in the manufacturing process: cooking, stretching, mixing, cutting and placing on racks before packaging.
The Berlingot de Carpentras has the particularity of having several colours which indicate the taste of each Berlingot.
Where to buy Berlingot ?
You can buy Berlingots de Carpentras on our website La Maison Du Fruit Confit and in our shop in Apt. To access this reference you have to go to Gourmandises de Provence where a large choice of confectionery is offered to you. There is the Berlingot but also other sweets such as honey candy from Provence, rose candy, poppy candy & lavender candy