Célestine® Asparagus
The Célestine asparagus centre in Languedoc

With 200 tons, Cofruid’Oc Méditerranée has become the leading operator in southeast France.

The best of the white asparagus of Camargue and the leading upmarket green asparagus have been brought together

• Authentic Célestine® asparagus of Camargue: the white asparagus of the Sables du Golfe du Lion (protected geographical indication pending).

• Sauvageonne®: the leading premium green asparagus.

The properties of asparagus

Asparagus is now considered to be a superfood and a powerful diuretic, thanks to asparagine, which stimulates renal elimination and helps prevent water retention.

With 20 calories per 100 grams, asparagus is a great diet food, as long as you don’t add butter or sauce.

The nutritional value of asparagus is 20 calories per 100 grams, with 2.20 g of protein, 0.12 g of fat and 3.88 g of carbohydrates.