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Flavoured Extra Virgin Olive oil

Characteristics:

Extra Virgin Olive Oil enriched with typically Mediterranean herbs and scents, an idea to discover the most authentic and traditional Italian cooking in a new way, tasty and easy to use. Add a touch of creativity to your cooking with easy and quick recipes by Monini that can be found on the bottles! 

Serving suggestions

Ideal for delicate sauces, fresh and summery on Frisella (crispy ring-shaped rolls) with fresh tomatoes. Excellent on Caprese salad!

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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...

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...

Is "Italian" extra virgin the best in the world?

In some parts of Italy (Umbria, Tuscany, Apulia, Sicily etc.) thanks to the particular cultivar and climate, oils can be obtained that are the "top" olive oils produced in the world.However, in those same areas and other minor...

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