Coming from China and Japan, it is the most prized and widespread of green teas. It has a sweet and delicate flavor. Its leaves are long and flattened, the infusion is bright yellow-green. Rich in vitamins, it promotes capillary permeability and the elasticity of the blood vessel wall, and is an excellent source of manganese, potassium and fluoride. It is therefore a medicinal plant, more than a simple drink.
- Gluten Free
- Sustainable Development
- Imprenditoria Femminile
Many of the women working in the roastery have a low level of social dangerousness. They are women who have committed minor offenses and who, thanks to employment in the cooperative, have the opportunity to rehabilitate and reintegrate into society.
The coffee produced by Lazzarelle is made from beans sourced from the Shadhilly Cooperative, which promotes cooperation projects with small producers in the Global South. The company uses artisanal and sustainable production methods, respecting the environment and workers' rights. Cooperativa Lazzarelle is a virtuous example of carceral economy that combines the production of quality products with social inclusion.