A PORTION OF BADIA A COLTIBUONO’S OLIVE GROVE AT PODERE ALBERETO, OVERLOOKING THE ARNO RIVER VALLEY, IS DEDICATED TO THE PRODUCTION OF THIS ORGANIC OIL. Pressed immediately after harvest to achieve the full expression of this rare oil’s aroma and flavor. Production is limited.
CULTIVARS: 100% estate grown, EU Certified Organic Maurino with Frantoio, Pendolino and Leccio del Corno.
NOTES: The 2021 season was characterized by a frost in April, and very hot and dry summer months filled with abundant fall rain which helped complete the maturation. The quality is outstanding with very balanced characters, good herbal notes and clean finish. The color of the Extra Virgin Olive Oil “Albereto” is of an intense green emerald. The aroma is very intense and fresh. Introduces an intense grassy perfume with notes of asparagus and aromatic herbs such as tarragon and sage. The taste is intense and clean with a peppery note.
PAIRINGS: Use to dress salads or use for “pinzimonio”. Drizzle over carpaccio, or garnish soups and salads.
New York International Olive Oil Competition 2022 - Silver
- Organic Yes
- Brand BADIA a COLTIBUONO
- Country of Origin Italy
- Region CHIANTI, TUSCANY
- Producer BADIA a COLTIBUONO
- Unit size 500ML
- Oil type Blend
- Fruitiness Robust
- Pack Size 6.5 l