Extra Virgin Olive Oils

Barnea Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Barnea Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Barnea Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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Barnea Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Harvest: 2019

Country / Region: Australia

Intensity: Medium

Description: The Barnea olive is traditionally seen in Israel where it is a native varietal but is now commonly grown in other regions including the southern hemisphere olive producing countries. It is a sought after varietal for its high yield and the tree's disease resistant qualities. It typically produces a very pronounced, leafy, green flavour profile. This Australian harvest Barnea is true to the varietal's roots.

Tasting Profile / Serving Suggestions: This early harvest fragrant Barnea is a magnificently complex oil that showcases striking notes of fennel and green apple, and has a very clean, peppery finish!  A well-balanced and versatile oil - produced on the Boort Estate. Great over something as simple as Israeli couscous, vegetable dishes, soups, and all salads! Use to make your own hummus, or on its own as a dipping oil with your favourite bread to enjoy its full flavour.
 

Chemical Analysis at time of crush:

Free Fatty Acids (FFA): 0.28%
Peroxides: 5.3 mEqO2/kg
Oleic Acid: 73.6
BIOphenols: 357.7 mg caffeic acid/kg
DAG: 97.5
PPP: < 0.2
Squalene 6,475.9 ppm
a-Tocopherols 176.3 ppm
Harvest / Crush Date: 2019 / May

Sensory Evaluation:
Fruitiness: 5.0
Bitterness: 3.5
Pungency: 3.5

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: $16.95
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