Unfiltered Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Unfiltered vs. filtered Olive Oil

In the market, you will observe that there are many producers that sell unfiltered extra virgin olive oil. This olive oil is quite different from other types because it has a cloudy form. It is also known as veiled or ‘olio nuovo’. Unfiltered extra virgin olive oil is an intermediate product of oil extraction.  If … Read more

How Olive Oil Is Made?

The olive oil production

Olive oil is obtained from the olive fruit. The oil is usually obtained by crushing the fruit between two stones or blades. This will extract semi liquid paste which is then stirred to get the oil droplets in a maceration process, followed by centrifugation to separate oil and water from the paste. Olive trees have … Read more

Oro del Desierto harvest 2016-2017

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Harvest starts in Oro del Desierto. After a long work during one year with the olive trees, the time is coming for the harvest. The harvest of the still green and beautiful olives starts this days and they are delivered directly to the farm own olive mill of Oro del Desierto. This is the most … Read more

Spanish Food Award for the Best Extra Virgin Olive Oil of 2015-2016

Finca la Torre from Bobadilla (Malaga) today on 12 Abril 2016 have again a reason to celebrate. They have been awarded for the 4th consecutive time as the best olive oil of Spain at the “Spain Food Award for the best extra virgin olive oil harvest 2015-2016“  the award is awarded annually by the Spanish … Read more

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