Olive Orchards

Belser are immersed in a sea of over 60 million olive trees. Plains, valleys and mountains enveloped in endless rows of olive trees, lined up as perfectly as soldiers on parade. This living tapestry covers the province with silvery leaves, and at the end of the year, fills it with liquid gold. A unique landscape … Continue reading Olive Orchards

Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Health

EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL is the Pillar of the Mediterranean diet. Because of its healthy characteristics, not shared by other oils, like its high concentration in polyphenols (natural antioxidants), which protect against oxidation and cellular damage, and its oleic acid (healthy monounsaturated fats), associated with a lower risk of cardiovascular diseases, as it helps control … Continue reading Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Health

Olive Oil Tasting

Olive oil tasting, sensory experience. What is a tasting and how is it done?Olive oil tasting is a 100% sensory experience where the senses of smell and taste play a key role. Visual Analysis In this stage we look at the olive oil, trying to discern whether it is limpid, opaque or opalescent opaque. The color … Continue reading Olive Oil Tasting