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.

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Does the oil colour indicate better or lower quality?...

Extra virgin olive oils are naturally green in colour with yellow reflections that can be more or less intense. The variability of the colour from a deep green to a lighter one in which yellow prevails is no way related to the...

The oil is bitter and spicy, "tingles the throat": what...

The bitter and spicy sensation, which can be more or less intense, forms part of all quality olive oil that derives from fresh olives that are immediately pressed. This characteristic in extra virgin olive oil is due to the...

Which oil is more appropriate for frying?

Frying is a process which is carried out at significantly higher temperatures than other cooking methods. The ideal temperature to obtain a crispy dry fry is approximately 180°C; the high temperature enables the formation of...

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