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Village Olive Oil

Boy I wish I could share this with you so you could taste this green gold. The olive oil processing company here in the village has been working overtime to process the last harvest and here is the result. I bought 3  – 5 liter jugs of this precious stuff from a neighbor. We go through a lot of this and making 1 Spanish tortilla takes about 1/2 liter of oil.

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6 thoughts on “Village Olive Oil

    1. pearsonsprogress Post author

      It’s really lovely… “intenso” & very green in color. Full of flavor! Don’t be fooled with Italian olive oil as most of it comes from Spain and labeled as Italian. As you know oil in Spain is sold in “grades” depending on what you cook.

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  1. Judy Hollingsworth

    So April is olive harvest time it seems. I’d love to come visit during olive harvest! So romantic! And the resulting oil must be wonderful. May I take it home in my suitcase?

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    1. pearsonsprogress Post author

      Actually, olive harvest in in the fall… October and November. I guess I just bought it late but it was that years harvest.

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