Robust Intensity

Frantoio Melgarejo Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Frantoio Melgarejo Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Frantoio Melgarejo Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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Frantoio Melgarejo Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Harvest:

Country / Region: Spain

Intensity: Robust

Description: The well-known Frantoio Olive of Italy and most commonly found in Tuscany, is presented here in a stunning pressing of fresh olive oil. This early harvest Spanish Frantoio is produced by one of the top olive oil producers in the world, and will surely impress the palate.

Tasting Profile / Serving Suggestions: True to its Tuscan heritage, this beautiful Spanish harvest of the Italian Frantoio varietal is intensely herbaceous, and full of desirable pepper and savory herb notes. It displays capsicum like sensations & registers high in anti-oxidant content without being overly bitter. A great olive oil that will match your full flavored dishes. Use where you want your olive oil to be noticed!

Chemical Analysis at time of crush:

Free Fatty Acids (FFA): 0.2%
Peroxides: 8.7 mEqO2/kg
Oleic Acid: 70.9
Polyphenols: 362 mg caffeic acid/kg
DAG: 94.1
PPP: < 1.0
Harvest / Crush Date: November 2016

Sensory Evaluation:
Fruitiness: 5.0
Bitterness: 4.0
Pungency: 4.5

Certifications:
Ultra Premium
Non GMO Project Verified

Size: 200ml / 375ml / 750ml

Packaging: Elegantly presented in a dark glass bottle to help prevent exposure to harmful UV light.

NOTE: We bottle only upon receipt of your online order, or in front of you in-store.

Price: $18.95
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