There are many variations on the recipe, and its consistency can therefore also vary considerably. In colour it ranges from tones of orange to red. The flavour is strong, pervasive and refreshing. It is made from a mixture of the following ingredients: red pepper, olive oil, ripe tomato, garlic, vinegar, capsicum, salt, fried bread and chopped almonds or hazelnuts.
It is sold in jars of various sizes in specialist shops throughout Catalonia.