Salsedine Extra Virgin Olive Oil 500ml


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CULTIVAR: Gentile di Chieti and Leccio del Corno

HARVEST: Mid October


Salsedine extra virgin olive oil has a medium herbaceous fresh and persistent fruitiness, green like field grass and chicory, medium pungency

The taste is complex, elegant, with a right harmony of bitter and spicy.


Perfect match with pork ribs, minestrone or char-grilled tuna.

The Gentile di Chieti variety is typical of the province of Chieti, in Abruzzo. In particular it is widespread in the communes of Lanciano, Atessa and San Vito Chietino.

This cultivar seems to derive from the Frantoio and it has been recovered by some local companies which want to represent at best the local cultivars. This is a project of the Abruzzo region for the protection of ancient varieties at risk of extinction.

This variety is very appreciated for its productivity and good rusticity and resistance to cold.

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Salsedine Extra Virgin Olive Oil by Frantoio Giocondo

Two words about Salsedine Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Salsedine is their most important oil. It was born from the desire to create an oil with a strong character and personality.
Living by the sea, the tasting of this oil reminds us of the character of the “big” sea with the sour smell of the salted water (Salsedine) pushed by the winds.

About Frantoio Giocondo – Fith generation of Frantoiani ( olives millers) since 1930.

In 1930 in San Vito Chietino, citta’ dell’olio,  GIOCONDO de SANTIS began the activity of miller driven by the strong vocation of olive growing on the coast of Abruzzo. The current reality sees Frantoio Giocondo combine the care of olive groves, the management of the transformation of olives into oil and a lot of experience.

MEET OUR PRODUCER: See the page dedicated to Frantoio Giocondo on Bottega 1900.

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Weight 0.5 kg


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