Cloud 9 - Spanish Varietal Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2015 Harvest
Gold Medal - Central Coast Olive Oil Competition
A medium extra virgin olive oil. Butter and Grassy aroma, fruitiness is a bit mild but has medium bitterness and medium pungency. Would pair well with a winter salad or greens.
Aroma - Buttery, Grassy
Flavor - Black Pepper, Green apple, Ripe apple
Bitterness - Medium
Pungency - Medium
About the Producer:
May Chevallier had been thinking for several years about what she would do when her kids grew up and went off to College. About 6 years ago she make the big plunge into the olive growing and EVOO making business. She has roughly 10k trees on 20 acres of her farm in Monterey County. Her path to become an award winning EVOO producer has been a voyage of joy and hard work. May, who comes from long lineage of olive growers that traces back to China, says that it is important to be proud of the product you make and sell. Cloud 9 Orchard is located in the San Antonio Valley, California. Their olive trees are sustainably grown without the use of pesticides and herbicides. Their oils are artisanally crafted, resulting in fresh tasting and the highest grade Extra Virgin Olive Oil, certified by the California Olive Oil Council - the best oil for your health.