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    Monini's new cosmetic line

    A range of nutritive body lotions,
    based on Monini's Extra Virgin Olive Oil:
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  1. GranFruttato

    Extra Virgin Olive Oil par excellence

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    “For our GranFruttato, Zefferino Monini exclusively chooses olives that are not yet fully ripe, thus obtaining a smaller quantity of olive oil”
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Highlights
Monday, June 8, 2015

From 26th June to 12th July, in the theatres, in the cloisters and squares of the beautiful Umbrian town, the...

Friday, May 29, 2015

Events and festivals

Thursday, April 2, 2015

An exciting journey into the caves of Mount Cucco. 30 kilometres of one of the largest hypogeum systems in Europe...

The oil has a rancid taste. What causes this?

Usually the rancid taste (resembling the taste of bad pork fat), is accompanied by reddish-orange tones in the colour of the oil. The appearance of such tones is a result of product storage: contact with direct sun light, even...

What does the term "cultivar" mean?

"CULTIvated VARiety" - it is a term that defines the variety (form) of an olive tree of the Olea Europea species. Italy is particularly rich in different cultivars, spread across olive growing regions, that contribute to...

What is the onset of ripening?

It is when there is a change in the surface colour of the fruit from green to yellow to red to purple to a wine colour and then completely black. For each variety of olive oil there is a time of ripening in which the oil...

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Sharing our love and passion for Extra Virgin Olive Oil, offering a superior quality product with an unmistakable, consistent taste.
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