"Agrestis Foglia d'Argento"

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Product

Harvest Time:
From November 1st to December 31st

The Extra virgin Olive Oil “Agrestis Foglia d’Argento” is an excellent blend of refine medium fruity cultivar from Iblei Mountains. It has captivating hints of aromatic herbs.  
As all our olive oils, the “Agrestis Foglia d’Argento” is produced with scrupulous care, from the picking to the grinding, from the preservation to the bottling. We use the most innovative technologies and we follow all the hygiene and quality rules.
It is excellent with seafood appetizers, sea bass marinade sauces, first courses with shellfish, roast fish, white stewed meat dishes and goat's milk cheeses.

TYPES OF CULTIVAR: “Tonda Iblea”, “Carolea”, “Biancolilla” and “Nocellara”
PRODUCTION AREA: Buccheri- Province of Syracuse – Sicily
OLIVE - GROVE LOCATION: Iblei Mountains
AVERAGE ALTITUDE: 600/700 mt A/S/L/ (Above sea Level)
TYPE OF TERRAIN: Mostly very permeable limestone
OLIVE GROVE AGE: Secular
TREATMENTS: organic fertilizer
HARVEST TIME: From November the 1st to December the 31st
HARVEST SYSTEM: Manual picking
GRINDING METHOD: Two phases cold extraction
CATEGORY: Medium Fruity
COLOUR: Weak yellow with green reflections
PERFUME and TASTE: In profile balanced, fruity green olive nose identifiable with a great aroma of tomato. In mouth, a great balance of bitterness and pungency and delicate hints of camomile, almond and fresh broad beans.
STORAGE: Nitrogen storage and temperature controlled room