Il Tempio Dell'Oro Olive Oil

Il Tempio Dell'Oro Olive Oil

Item # 71TOVV500

Size: 16.8 FL OZ

Container: Bottle

Availability: Out of stock

The Il Tempio Dell'Oro estate is located in the beautiful rolling hills of Umbria, Italy. Its well-ventilated soil and terraced hillsides make for an ideal location for the precious olive tree. The resulting oil is deemed more valuable than gold!

This superb olive oil is a true work of art. Its unique character comes from the aromatic complexity of fresh grass, raw artichoke and bitter almond. Rich and smooth on the palate with a spicy note on the finish.

Incidentally, its delicate olive oils have been chosen by many great chefs. With only 300 bottles available in the US, savor every last drop!

Hand-Picked olives, pressed within 24 hours

Producer: Riccardo Altamura
Country: Italy
Region: Monteleone d’Orvieto, Citta della Pieve, Umbria
Date of Harvest: November 2016
Limited Edition: 1000 liters - Batch 1
Olives: 100% Moraiolo
Food Pairings: Raw vegetables, white meat, raw fish (tartar, sashimi), pasta, or rice. Lentil salad, sautéed calamari, spaghetti with shellfish. Brings out the flavor of a simple piece of grilled meat.
Taste Profile: Grassy
Palate: Medium
Nose: Notes of...
Rich yet light with a soft, creamy, and spicy finish.

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  1. "from the Columbus Circle Boutique"

    What a delightful addition to the O&CO. selection! This is one of my new favorite olive oils.