Mild and Delicate

Mission - Limited Harvest Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Mission - Limited Harvest Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Mission - Limited Harvest Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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Mission - Limited Harvest Extra Virgin Olive Oil


Country / Region: South Africa

Intensity: Mild

Description: The Mission olive was developed by the Missions in the late 18th century in California, and is now widely grown in South Africa as well. It is used for both oil production and for table olives. We are excited to bring to you a limited harvest production of this year's crush of the Mission varietal.

Tasting Profile / Serving Suggestions: This harvest of the Mission cultivar has produced a delicate oil. It has a light floral fragrance, a creamy almond center and notes of radicchio on the back of the palate. There is a delayed bitterness, a light pepper finish, and low pungency. It is a very well balanced olive oil.

Chemical Analysis at time of crush:

Free Fatty Acids (FFA): 0.19%
Peroxides: 4.0 mEqO2/kg
Oleic Acid: 74.3
BIOphenols: 225.0 mg caffeic acid/kg
DAG: 93.0
PPP: < 1.0
Squalene: 3691.3 ppm
a-Tocopherols: 106.1 ppm
Harvest / Crush Date:  

Sensory Evaluation:
Fruitiness: 5.0
Bitterness: 3.5
Pungency: 4.0

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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: $23.95
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