Pacific Sun - Tuscan Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2016 Harvest
Silver Medal COOC Competition
Gold Medal New York International Olive Oil Competition
Gold Medal Los Angeles International Olive Oil Competition
Medium fruitiness, Medium persistence, Nice balance and complexity. Harmony between the fruit flavors and pungency and bitterness.
Aroma – Grassy
Flavor – Artichoke and green almond
Bitterness – Medium
Pungency – Medium
Tuscan Blend is an organic oil with Leccino and Frantoio variety olives featuring notes of green almond, grass and artichoke. Minimum malaxing times and low temperatures are used to retain varietal characteristics and polyphenols.
Polyphenol Count: 340 ppm
About the Producer:
Pacific Sun Gourmet, is part of Pacific Farms & Orchards, Inc., a third-generation family farm that has been in business in Tehama County since 1952. The farm headquarters is located in Gerber, CA, at the northern end of the fertile Sacramento Valley. The farm is owned and operated by the Flynn Family with Jane Flynn as owner and her son Brendon Flynn as general manager. The miller, Pablo Voitzuk, is respected as one of the star millers in California. He perfected his skills under the tutelage of recently deceased EVOO superstar miller and judge Marco Mugelli from Italy.