This Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Umbria, Italy.
This is a classic aggressive Extra Virgin Olive Oil with all the bite and spice you would expect from Umbria.
The Umbrian region is just east of Tuscany, north of Rome and nestled in the center of Italy. Medieval in character, this beautiful land has rolling hills dotted with castles, fortresses and watch towers. Many monasteries were founded by a host of local saints. Olives are as natural here as the people that inhabit the region.
The olives are collected by the hand-picked, shaker style and takes place in November.
Flavor Profile: Medium to Robust with a strong fruitiness, harmonizing pungency and bitterness, good stability and exquisite aroma, characteristic of this beautiful region. The color is golden with a light green cast.