IGP Toscano

IGP Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Characteristics

I.G.P. toscano Extra virgin Olive Oil has a fruity taste and a slight scent of almond, artichoke and green leaf.

Suggestions

Particularly suitable for roast meat, game, legumes soups, crudités.

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Why are some oils packaged in dark glass bottles and...

Direct or indirect sunlight, and even more common, light from light fixtures, is an enemy to the preservation of extra virgin olive oil, but also of wine and all other food products Monini uses dark glass bottles for its...

The internal glass seems to be clouded: why?

The glass used for bottling is completely clean, as it comes directly from the glass manufacturer perfectly packaged and is not re-used. However, over time the glass can release saline substances (which are absolutely harmless...

The oil is reddish in colour. What does this mean?

It indicates that the product has deteriorated. This is due to chlorophyll degradation which is naturally present in extra virgin olive oil. The prevalent "reddish" colour is the beta-carotene, found naturally in the oil. This...

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