Pacific Sun - Organic Blend Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2015 Harvest
Gold Medal: Los Angeles International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition
Gold Medal: New York International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition
Silver Medal: California Olive Oil Council Competition
Lots of green aroma and flavor in this robust oil, very pleasing clean and astringent mouthfeel
Aroma – Fresh crushed green herbs
Flavor – Nutty, buttery, green almond, and herbs
Bitterness – High
Pungency – High
An Assertive olive oil with intense, lively green notes. Intensity of the fruit is Robust. The oil is a blend of Arbequina, Mission and Ascolano Olives. This is a versatile olive oil, that is great for salad, pasta, rice and red meats.
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.