Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Extra Virgin Olive Oils
- The Extra Virgin Olive Oils produced at Alta Cresta Olive Orchard are made exclusively from our estate grown Italian olive varietals. Tuscan varietals: Frantoio, Leccino and Pendolino and southern Italian Coratina make up our orchard. The olives are hand-picked in mid November and pressed within 24 hours. The result is premium extra virgin olive oil with exceptionally low free acidity and peroxide levels.
All of our oils are harvest dated and certified Extra Virgin by the California Olive Oil Council.
Try the Coratina a single varietal oil, Tuscan Blend made from our three Tuscan variety olives or the Italian Blend made from all four of our olive varieties. These award winning extra virgin olive oils are zesty and full of fresh olive fruit flavor.
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CORATINA, 100% Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Produced from CORATINA olives. (Free Acidity: <0.03%; Peroxide Value: 4 meq/kg )This medium intensity oil is smooth with tastes of green olive fruit and a peppery finish. This oil is a fantastic butter substitute. Try it on corn on the cob or to dip your boiled or grilled shrimp.
Our Coratina also pairs nicely with Chaparral Gardens Blackberry Balsamic for dipping bread.
ITALIAN BLEND, 100% Extra Virgin Olive Oil. (Free Acidity: <0.03%; Peroxide Value: 4 meq/kg ) A blend of all four of our estate grown Italian varietals. This robust oil has a tantalizing aroma, taste of green olive fruit with a latent pungency. This oil is fantastic drizzled over pasta or for roasting vegetables and poultry.
Pair this extra virgin olive oil with Chaparral Gardens Winter Ambrosia Vinegar for the tastiest salad dressing.
TUSCAN BLEND, 100% Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Free Acidity: <0.03%; Peroxide Value: 4 meq/kg) A blend of our three Tuscan olive varietals: Frantoio, Leccino and Pendolino. This robust oil is full bodied with the aroma of green olives. Fruity with a rich mouth feel and a peppery finish. A great oil to be used to add zest to your salads.
This robust olive oil is excellent when paired with Chaparral Gardens Champagne Mimosa Vinegar.