ijalba, origin olive oil 500ml (new)
DESCRIPTION: the olive groves are in la rioja on the upper limit of olive plantation, resulting in limited production but an oil which is much more scented and of higher quality than that of the mediterranean areas. the elaboration of olive oil with varieties native to la rioja – bound to the origin of Viña Ijalba.
viña ijalba’s virgin extra olive oil comes from olive groves of more than 200 years of age. made mostly with the arbequina variety, which has a great oil output, and gives a high class oil. it is one of the most famous varieties of la rioja. the olives groves are processed immediately after harvesting using the most modern techniques and equipment to get the highest quality oil.
this quality is guaranteed by the DOP (protected DO) of la rioja olive oil, which guarantees strict fulfillment of the regulations to get an excellent oil. thus we produce an oil which stands out for its sweetness and slight tang, with a high presence of taste and fruity aromas, with a hint of fresh green grass.
it is an ideal accompaniment for morning toast, dressing salads, vegetables, uncooked food and to round off a plate of baked fish.