Extra virgin olive oil

Superior category Virgin Olive Oil, cold-pressed by means of mechanical procedures only from Arbequina-class olives from country house El Quinto de Don Pedro, found in the mountains of Toledo, Spain.

The oil

The oil is obtained from the cold grinding and pressing of the olives preserving every one of the natural properties of the fruit. The result is a natural oil, rich in polyphenols and antioxidants.

Extra Virgin Olive Oil Family Reserve

From each harvest, we save the best oil that is our treasure, our Family Reserve. An outstanding oil, without edges, balanced, with and intense gold color and broom, clean and bright with ripe fruit aromas, hints of green, sweet to the palate and soft palate in the mouth.

Extra Virgin Olive Oil “El Quinto de Don Pedro“

It is an extra green virgin olive oil with a soft and long spiciness, bitter and sweet in the mouth. Slightly astringent. To the nose, aroma to green leaf, fruits and green vegetables like green banana and artichokes with hints of almond in the background; to the mouth, subtle nuances of almond, tomato, green banana and berries. The result is a balanced oil with lots of body and a yellowish green color.

Extra Virgin Olive Oil “Primus del Quinto” from "Early Olives".

This oil comes from an early harvest of the oil. It gives a clean, fruity aroma to fresh olive, leaves and fresh cut grass and a slight bitter almond flavor and peppery finish, intense green tones with some golden notes.

Nutrition and Health: The Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Health

The Extra Virgin Olive Oil is a natural fruit juice that retains all the properties of the fruit it comes from and represents the main axis of the benefits of the Mediterranean diet and helps lower cholesterol, prevents heart disease, contains vitamins A, D, E, K, and helps digestion, making it essential for a balanced diet.

According to nutritional repors including extra virgin olive oil in the diet has a beneficial effect on the health for everybody.

80% of olive oil is oleic acid (monounsaturated) which increases the "good" cholesterol (HDL) that exerts a protective role and carries the "bad" cholesterol deposited in the arteries to the liver for disposal. Its use in conjunction with a healthy balanced diet can reduce the risk of arterial thrombosis and heart attack and improve blood pressure control.

As a natural antioxidant, it helps in the prevention of degenerative diseases (Alhzeimer) and act against aging as it contains a high amount of polyphenols.

It is rich in vitamins A, D, E and K and facilitates the absorption of minerals like calcium, phosphorus, magnesium and zinc.
It helps to improve bowel movement and prevents heartburn.
It acts as a skin protector and toner.

Kitchen

A good bread with extra virgin olive oil from El Quinto de Don Pedro is a delicacy.
Both in traditional and creative cuisin, extra virgin olive oil occupies a preferential treatment.
It is an oil that enhances and integrates the flavors of our dishes and contributes to our health through its widely known nutrients and antioxidants.

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Enjoy olive oil with all your senses

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