The unmistakable pungent flavor is a result of the abundance of polyphenols, powerful antioxidants to which modern medicine attributes a fundamental role in defending the organism from oxidation and cell aging.
Irreplaceable on bruschetta, salads and raw vegetables.
Fragrance: very fruity, floral
Flavour: slightly bitter almond, pungent
Density: full bodied
Color: green with golden yellow hues
Acidity: 0.3% (less than a third of the maximum allowed by law: 0.8%)