Château Virant AOP Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2019

Château Virant AOP Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2019

from $33.00
Item # 71VRXV

A unique terroir and know how.

This perfectly balanced olive oil, sweet and spicy at the same time, is the sign of the Aglandau olive and the roundness of the Salonenque Olive. Exclusively produced from the groves of Chateau Virant Property, this AOP Aix-en-Provence olive oil, will provide your cooking a Provençal ray of sunshine.

The grove’s miller, Christine Cheylan has become a Master in terms of French olive growing! Under her expert hands, the olives release all their aromas to make an exceptional oil. It will delight lovers of balanced olive oils. Exclusively produced from the Chateau Virant groves, these olive oils will delight the connoisseur of nuanced oils. Classified in the AOP area of Aix-en-Provence, these olive groves have been cultivating in a sustainable farming model; pits and skins of olives remaining after oil extraction, are spread on the fields to fertilize the olive trees.

Handpicked olives are pressed within 12 hours after harvest.

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Producer: Christine Cheylan
Country: France
Region: Coteaux de Château Virant, Lançon de Provence, Aix-en-Provence
Date of Harvest: October 2018
Olives: 50% Aglandau, 50% Salonenque
Food Pairings: Best used on salads, raw tomato, roasted chicken, grilled mullet, sheep’s milk cheeses.
Taste Profile: Floral
Palate: Medium
Nose: Notes of...
Sweet and smooth, a perfectly balanced olive oil with hints of fresh almonds. Prickly nuances in mouth, due to natural antioxidants, gives a guarantee of freshness and quality.

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