GUARANTEE OF ORIGIN
The quality of the Montoro rice, certified by Guarantee of origin, is assured by its selection of varieties: Senia-Bahía, Albufera and Bomba, all of them characterized by their extraordinary culinary properties and an excellent performance.
La Albufera, which beauty has inspired writers and painters alike, is the most important coastal lake in the Iberian Peninsula. It has a total area of 21.000 hectares, from which 15.700 are destined to rice crops. An 85% of this area is destined to the cultivation ofguarantee of origin “Arròs de València”.
In a year of average rainfall, the amount of production certifiable by the Guarantee of origin adds up to 110.000 tons of paddy, which constitutes a 20% of the production of rice in Spain.
Additionally, the cultivations of rice are of great environmental importance for the Park, as it significantly helps to preserve the fauna -specially the birds- and the whole ecosystem.
Since then, generations have dedicated their lifes to produce the esential ingredient of dishes prepared by people who look for original tastes.
Nowadays, our rice not only preserves an ecosystem and a whole society, but it is also a product of guaranteed quality.
This guarantee is granted by the Consejo Regulador de la Denominación de Origen Arròs de València (Valencia’s Regulatory Council of Guarantee of Origin). This is also a guarantee of a production process followed… under the most traditional standards .
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