Gentile Di Chieti Extra Virgin Olive Oil 16.9 oz

Gentile Di Chieti Extra Virgin Olive Oil 16.9 oz

La Selvotta

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The Gentile di Chieti Extra Virgin Olive Oil from La Selvotta is unique since it is produced exclusively from the Gentile di Chieti olive variety, a typical variety of Chieti. The Gentile di Chieti olives are handpicked and cold-pressed in La Selvotta's small family mill. The aroma has green hints with almond. On the palate, the Gentile di Chieti extra virgin olive oil is medium fruity and herbaceous with slight scent of walnuts. The bitterness and pungency are medium and well-balanced. The acidity of this extra virgin olive oil is very low, between 0.20%- 0.25%.

Olive Varieties: 100% Gentile di Chieti (monocultivar).

Pairing ideas: mushroom appetizers, seafood carpaccio, branzino, boiled potatoes, risotto with seafood, fried calamari, grilled shrimp and fresh soft cheese.

La Selvotta farm is located in Abruzzo in the hills of Vasto, in front of the Adriatic Sea. The olive mill was founded by Nicola Sputore in 1964. Today, Nicola's sons Giovanni and Elio are the owners, with 74 acres of olive trees in Selvotta, Buonanotte, Colle Pizzuto and Montevecchio.

Sku 1111691
Producer La Selvotta