2019 Limited Reserve -- 600ml Bottle (19. oz) Antioxidant Packed Olive Oil
Our finest, antioxidant-packed oil from our family press on Hvar Island, Croatia. This olive oil is our premium stock from our 2019 harvest, and is certified by the University of Athens for having a remarkably high count of health-promoting polyphenols.
The taste is sharp with notes of black pepper. It is an excellent finishing oil for salads and cheeses. We recommend drinking or using one shot of this Hvar olive oil per day.
This 600ml aluminum bottle is sleek and elegant, and is an awesome piece that looks great in any kitchen!
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Pure, unfiltered extra virgin olive oil with intense flavor and strong notes of pepper.
This olive oil batch has been certified by the University of Athens to contain 1,159 mg/Kg of healthy polyphenols (antioxidants). This value is up to 30x higher than off the shelf olive oil.
Studies of the Mediterranean diet suggest that oil polyphenols deliver key health benefits. Polyphenols absorb free radicals and have a positive impact on cardiovascular disease and certain forms of cancer. They also act as an anti-inflammatory, as confirmed by several clinical studies.
The daily consumption of 20 g of this olive oil provides 48.7 mg of hydroxytyrosol, tyrosol or their derivatives (>5 mg), and consequently, the oil belongs to the category of oils that protect the blood lipids from oxidative stress according to the Regulation 432/2012 of the European Union.
Total Polyphenols: 1,159 mg/Kg
Taste/Flavor Characteristics: Intense, full-bodied pepper flavor
Olive Oil you can't buy in the supermarket.
Health-optimized olive oil needs to be delivered fresh-from-source. We deliver directly to the EU and USA and pride our selves on traceability. Each bottle comes with a handwritten harvest date and certificate of analysis of the University of Athens Department of pharmacology.
Please note: we use 500ml labeled bottles, which are filled to an extra volume of 600ml (500 grams).