Extra virgin olive oil. Natural coupage mainly of the varieties picudo and hojiblanca
1. Characteristics of the El Empiedro box:
Extra virgin olive oil bottled in a transparent bottle with a plastic cap and a cardboard box.
The extra virgin olive oil of the Empiedro is a very balanced and soft oil, which presents some nuances in the nose herbaceous and fruity apple, fig and tomato. Its taste is sweet at the beginning of the tongue, with a slightly more spicy and bitter taste, as it reaches the end of the mouth, and at this time the aromas of almonds and fig trees are better appreciated.
The extra virgin olive oil from El Empiedro is ideal for preparing dressings and sauces of all kinds. It also gives a very special touch to poached eggs, pastas, white fish carpaccio, soft stewed or grilled vegetables and salmorejos.
c) Denomination of Origin:
Extra virgin olive oil with Denomination of Origin of Priego de Córdoba
2. General information:
Quantity: 500 ml
Production Company: La Purísima de Priego de Córdoba
Origin of the cooperative: Priego de Córdoba, Córdoba
a) Nutritional information:
Value per 100 g
Energy value: 3696 KJ/899 Kcal
Fat: 99.9 g
- of which is saturated: 13.8 g
- Monounsaturated: 73.3 g
- Polyunsaturated: 10.5 g
Carbohydrates: 0.0 g
- of which sugars: 0.0 g
Protein: 0.0 g
Salt: 0.0 g
Vitamin E: 12 g
a) Additional information
The extra virgin olive oil is losing qualities with light, temperature and oxygen, so we must consume the bottle once purchased and consume it once opened. It should be kept in a cool place and out of a light bulb.
This oil can leave deposits when it is unfiltered, deposits that one can take, because they are part of the olive, or leave it in the bottle.
For more information about the denomination of origin and its olive oil, you can find it in the following link, Priego de Córdoba