Cristina’s grandmother used to make delicious treats with almond paste, known in Tuscany as ‘brutti ma buoni’ (ugly but tasty). The almond paste is combined with hazelnuts and given a rustic shape, which conceals the exquisite flavor of each cookie.
We let our imagination run wild and explored different variations, flavoring the cookies with limoncello or pistachio, amongst others.
Brutti ma buoni
Soft almond macaroons
Brutti ma buoni all'arancio
Soft almond macaroons with orange
Brutti ma buoni al pistacchio
Almond macaroons with pistachios
Brutti e buoni al cioccolato
Almond macaroons with chocolate
Brutti e buoni al limoncello
Soft almond macaroons with “Limoncello”
Sweetness in the heart
In our brand logo you can find the Mountain, that symbolize the place where we live and we produce cakes and biscuits; the river, that flows and gives life to our valley, as a sign of fresh air; the sun, in background that rising behind the mountain, as a sign of something of new, a young company.
Finally, A kind of darke Salamander, called Tritone, this amphibious is a characteristic element of Lake Nero, here in fact live those amphibious and characterize the color of Lake, so it is black.