Olive Oil

our arbequina oil

perfil

Arbequina Olive Oil without obvious defects. (total agreement between all the professional tasters). The positive profile corresponds to a high-quality oil. Equivalent score (UE2568 / 91) = 7.2.

Fruity green profile, with ripe notes. With evident bitter and noticeable astringency in the mouth.

gráfico aceite arbequina

Secondary aromas of vegetable type, with clear connotations of freshly cut grass and orchard plants, such as artichoke, tomato or almond, which define the sweetness in the mouth. Apple touches, characteristic of the Arbequina variety. The set is intense in the mouth, complex and very aromatic.

DOP

The Arbequina cooperative is one of the Arbequina oil producers with a protected Denomination of Origin “Les Garrigues Oil”, controlled by the DOP Les Garrigues Regulatory Council based in Lleida.

 

It is the first denomination of origin of oil recognized in the Spanish territory (1975), certified in 1996 by the European Union as PDO, recognizing the excellent quality of Catalan olive oil.

Denominación de origen aceite arbequina

premios

Arbequina has made Extra Virgin Oil its flag and has always tried to give the best product, this has been recognized with different prizes and second prizes.

  • 3rd Award Feria Montoro 1998
  • 2nd Award Románico Esencia 1999-2000
  • 1st Award Románico Esencia 2001-2002
  • 1st Award Ripe Fruity Extra Virgin Oil Feria del Aceite de Les Borges Blanques 2009
  • 1st Award Extra Virgin Olive Oil Fruity Sweet Green Feria del Aceite de Les Borges Blanques 2013
  • 1st Award Extra Virgin Olive Oil Fruity Sweet Green Feria del Aceite de Les Borges Blanques 2014
  • 2nd award Extra Virgin Olive Oil Fruity Sweet Green Feria del Aceite de Les Borges Blanques 2014
  • 2nd Award Románico Esencia 2015 a 2016
  • 1st Award Green Sweet Fruity Extra Virgin Oil Feria de las Borges Blanques 2016
  • Second Award Extra Virgin Olive Oil Fruity Sweet Green  Feria del Aceite de Les Borges Blanques 2018 
  • Oil Culture Award Feria del Aceite de Les Borges Blanques 2019 

QUALITY STAMPS

The sale of proximity is regulated and allows to identify the Catalan farmers who sell their products to the public, according to the Decree 24/2013