$25.00 – $42.00
“Caieta” is made exclusively with olives from the Itrana cultivar, harvested when the drupes are still completely green. The predominant notes are fresh mown grass and green tomato. A smooth yet complex oil with flavors of tomato and almond.
Known for its green color, medium fruitiness: herbaceous type, aromas: hints of tomato, artichoke, and aromatic herbs. On the palate are medium notes of spicy and bitter; aftertaste of tomato and almond.
Best uses: on salads, raw vegetables as well as fish dishes and grilled chicken. Use for Panzanella, tomato salad and toasts and bread dipping.
Harvest date: October 2019
Packaging and pricing for this oil: 250ml ($25), 500ml ($42).
This EVOO is an official selection of the 2020 Leone d’Oro olive oil competition. Learn more about the farmers from Cosmo di Russo here.
THIS OIL IS ON ITS WAY TO US NOW. ALL ORDERS ARE PRE-ORDERS. WE EXPECT TO START SHIPPING THIS OIL THE SECOND WEEK OF JULY, 2020.
Medium Intensity/Medium Polyphenols
Bruschetta, Cheeses, Dipping breads, Fish, Ham and Melon, Pasta and Risotto, Roasted chicken, Roasted Vegetables, Salads, Soups and Beans