Extra virgin high selection, 100% Italian, variety of agricultural Alatri Itrana.
CULTIVAR: Itrana 100%
ALTITUDE: 500 mt Hill. s.l.m.
SYSTEM: Vase polyconic
HARVEST: Harvested by hand
MILLING: The olives are harvested and milled daily in the mill property.
TYPE OF MILL USED FOR THE EXTRACTION: Looping cold Amenduni
PROFILE Color: The oil is the sight of golden yellow with green reflections. Odour: fruity aroma has a deep green and hints of green olive. The fruit is enhanced by complex notes as found among the plant leaves, grass, artichoke, the green tomato and apple. Flavour: bitter and spicy appear firm but pleasant and balanced, hints of green almond oil in closing I give high quality and fragrance. Media fluency, good harmony between the nose and bocca.
The Classico Quattrociocchi is an intense limpid golden yellow colour with greenish hues. The nose is fine and enveloping, with ample fruity tones of unripe tomato, lettuce and artichoke, accompanied by fresh hints of mint, basil and sage. The palate is elegant and vegetal, with hints of chicory, lettuce and celery. Bitterness is present and pungency is harmonic.
The raw material used, i.e. back fat, comes heavy pigs bred in Italy. The carefully selected lard varies in thickness 6 to 8 cm. The product is salted in brine. High quality spices and aromatic herbs are spread on its surface. Taste is savoury and slightly aromatic; aroma is inviting. Flavour: Aromatic
The South Tyrolean farm bacon is a culinary event of the special kind. An exclusivity, only in tiny amounts available, for gourmets oriented to pleasure to whom among other things also is aware of the great importance of an adequate fat portion. The meat comes pigs who are held appropriate to the species on small-structured South Tyrolean farms and are nourished freely of genetic engineering with especially well-chosen feed. The result are the pigs who prove an especially mellow bacon.
The classical bacon is produced of the best piece of the leg. Refined with spices, mountain herbs and salt, the bacon is pickled for 20 days. After a cold smoke phase with beechwood filings the bacon sides are matured for a total of 5 months in our pure mountain air at controlled temperature.
Delicacy in the Tirol kind which leads back his origin on the Easter party feast. The imperial part of the pig, salted, smoked and matured, stood in days of yore in the centre of the culinary Easter banquet.
The climate, the spring water and the soil of this marvelous island add quality and prestige to this product of the highest level: stone milling with dry system at low revolutions to avoid overheating of the product and preserving its organoleptic properties , slow extrusion, bronze drawing, long drying times (30-48 hours) at low temperatures, manual packaging do the rest.