Koroneiki Organic Early Harvest Extra Virgin Olive Oil – Greece
$15.95 – $19.95
Olives are hand picked early in the season while still green to product early harvest oil known in Greece as ‘agoureleo’ or liquid gold. The olives are crushed within hours to preserve the taste. The aroma of green figs, fresh green herbs, hints of wild asparagus, parsley and thyme. Taste is light and fresh with mild peppery heat followed by a short nutty finish. Acidity is less than 0.3%.
The dominant scent of green olives is due to high level of anti-oxidents. Has a peppery finish. Best enjoyed in salads, to dunk crusty bread, and finishing oil with Mediterranean cuisine.
Here we have it paired with a Fig Balsamic Vinegar!