Olio Extra Vergine di Oliva Le Chiuse
1 | Corte Normanna

Production zone: Le Chiuse, in the municipality of Guardia Sanframondi (BN)

Height above sea level of olive groves: 300 metres

Cultivars: Ortolana, Ortice, Racioppella

Harvesting system: stripping by hand at veraison

Pressing method: Cold-pressed in a continuous two-stage mill

Appearance: Limpid

Colour: Yellow with greenish highlights

Nose: Intense fragrances of newly pressed olives with fruity and herbaceous nuances

Palate: Elegant, soft, with appealing fruit-like sensations and tanginess

Density: Moderately free-flowing

Serving suggestions: Raw on bread or toast, or in dressings for pasta or rice, salads, vegetable or legume soups and boiled fish; a versatile ingredient in the kitchen for use in stews and sauces of all kinds

Acidity (oleic acid): 0.30%

Yield: 12%