Extra virgin is the highest quality and most expensive olive oil classification. It should have no defects and a flavor of fresh olives. It must be produced entirely by mechanical means without the use of any solvents, and under temperatures that will not degrade the oil. It's not easy to produce extra virgin olive oil. A producer must use fresh olives in good condition and monitor every step of the process with great care.
LIÁ characterised by a medium olive fruitiness that olives that are green. Medium fruity of green banana, red fruits, flowers, green apple, artichoke and wild herbs admirably balanced on bitter and pungent components, shows a very pleasant delicate note of walnut and pink pepper.
A beautifully presented 500ml bottle of organic Ziro Sitias olive oil juice, made entirely from green early harvested olives grown completely organically in the Sitia region of eastern Crete. Presented in its own box and includes a metal pouring stopper and spout.