Fonte di Foiano Frantoio -100ml (free sample)
Fonte di Foiano
Castagneto Carducci (LI), Italy
Fonte di Foiano's Frantoio is an exercise in will. This family has been experimenting with olive oils with very high polyphenols for years, with incredible results. That they have succeeded in raising the polyphenol count without sacrificing taste is amazing. Both NY and Flos Olei, among others, have credited them with prizes for their success. Pray they continue.
Extra Virgin olive oil: Frantoio
Monocultivar: Frantoio olive
Polyphenol count: 1116
Free Acidity: 0.21
Peroxide value: 5.6%
2018 Flos Olei guide: 99/100
The exceptional results of this families hard work, experiments, investments and dreams is reflected in this superb monocultivar Frantoio extra virgin olive oil. Awarded "Farm of the Year' by Flos Olei it is hard to emphasize enough the skill, patience and resolve that go into making an olive oil with such a high ployphenol count that tastes so good. As with all strong flavors you want to use them where they add to a dish. Enjoy.