Project Description

Traditional Production

After having been peeled and washed, the onions are sliced thinly and put to macerate for at least 6 hours with sugar, salt, wine, wine vinegar, cinnamon sticks, cloves and laurel leaves. Once the aromas have been absorbed, the onions are cooked, at minimum heat, until the mixture resembles a jam texture.

Tasty & Quick recepies


Tropea PGI Red Onions, a sophisticated selection of spices, and top quality raisins make Primitiae Italiae Tropea PGI Red Onion Jam an exquisite product of the traditional Calabrian cusine. Of rich and voluptuous texture it is an appetizing ingredient for recipes’ connoisseurs!


  • Tropea PGI Red Onions

  • Wine vinegar

  • Wine

  • Raisins

  • Spices and aromas (Cinnamon sticks, cloves, laurel)

  • Sugar

  • Salt

Taste with…

Incredibly tasty with seasoned cheeses such as pecorino, parmesan, and smoked cheese, it also gives richness to the taste of fresh cheeses such as ricotta and goat cheese.

Excellet also to accompany roasted meats, in particular pork, wild game meat and birds.