Pitted Olives

the exclusive taste of P.D.O. olives

Characteristics:

The olive that Monini brings to the table is the prestigious Nocellara del Belice variety, guaranteed by P.D.O. certification.   (Protected Designation of Origin) to ensure the highest quality Sicilian production.

Rounded and harmonious, with a pronounced aroma of grass flowers, the Nocellara del Belice olive encloses within a fragrant and crisp pulp.

Serving suggestions

Its unique and unmistakable flavour is ideal in cocktails, appetizers and sandwiches, seasoned and crushed for creative combinations, but also as an excellent seasoning for pasta and fresh salads.

LABEL

What is acidity? What does it indicate?

Acidity refers to the percentage of free fats present in the oil and indicate either greater or lesser degradation of the olive from which it is obtained. In general, the lower the acidity, the better the condition the olives...

Why does the MONINI "best before" on products indicate a...

Referring to use by dates for oil is a misnomer: The date printed on the label is a preferable "best before" date, if stored properly, the product keeps its quality intact, it is best to define it as Minimum Term Storage (MTS...

How do you recognise a quality Extra Virgin oil?

An excessively low price should alert the conscious consumer. A quality oil is characterised by the intense taste of olives, together with more or less intense bitter and spicy sensations, that testify to the olive's fresh...

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