2016 Le Tre Colonne Coratina Extra Virgin Olive Oil
FRUITINESS: Intense BITTERNESS: Bold PUNGENCY: Bold
This premium quality extra virgin olive oil from the Azienda Agricola Le Tre Colonne producers in Pugila, Italy was just named one of the top 20 evoo's in the world by Flos Olei as well as winning gold at the New York International Olive Oil Competition. Produced in November 2015, solely from the coratina olive its aroma is definite and ample, rich in hints of mint and rosemary, together with a note or artichoke and thistle. Its taste is full and bitterness is strong. Pungency is distinct with a sweet almond finish.
USES: It pairs well with tomato bruschetta, barbecued porcini mushrooms, artichoke salads, grilled radicchio, pasta with sausages and roast poultry or lamb and hard mature cheeses.