Cobrancosa Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Cobrancosa Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Cobrancosa Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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Cobrancosa Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Harvest: 2021

Country / Region: Portugal

Intensity: Medium - Robust

Description: The Cobrancosa is the most coveted of all Portuguese varietals. Unique to Portugal, this is a very rich, floral and complex single varietal extra virgin olive oil! It is an early harvest olive oil, and one of the most popular extra virgin olive oils in our shop!

Tasting Profile / Serving Suggestions: Unique, rich, floral and complex! This harvest displays notes of bright green apple and grass with its signature floral, herbaceous center and complex savoury notes of tomato leaf. On the palate it is quite creamy, and is layered with moderate bitterness and a pleasant, lingering pepper finish. A versatile olive oil that is always one of our most popular Northern Hemisphere extra virgin olive oils!   A big, full-flavoured olive oil that is great over grilled meats, pasta, over salads, and as a full-flavoured dipping oil with your favourite bread. 

Chemical Analysis at time of crush:

Free Fatty Acids (FFA): 0.17
Peroxides: 6.1 mEqO2/kg
Oleic Acid: 74.4
BIOphenols: 367.5 mg caffeic acid/kg
DAG: 96.5
PPP: < 1.0
Squalene: 7824.6 ppm
a-Tocopherols: 429.5 ppm
Harvest / Crush Date: 2021 / November 

Sensory Evaluation:
Fruitiness: 5.0
Bitterness: 3.5
Pungency: 4.3

Certifications:
Ultra Premium
Non GMO Project Verified

Awards:
2nd Place "Intense Green Fruitiness" - 2021 H&F Health and Flavour Awards - University of Jaén, SPAIN

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: $17.95