First of all, Gaea Authentic Greek Extra Virgin Olive Oil is highly regarded for the attractive, well-balanced flavor profiles of medium to intense fruitiness. It is has a pleasant aroma. Freshly cut grass and artichoke are common. Along with a sweet almond flavor and mildly pungent, peppery finish.
While, Gaea has a well-rounded selection of greek olive oils that are available. Gaea was not chosen lightly or run upon by accident. Ancient greek mythology Gaea is mother earth. A symbol of fertility and goodness of the earth. They have introduced their vision to the world. The benefits of the greek mediterranean diet that combines exquisite greek products based on virgin olive oil. With their penchant for tradition and the simplicity.
Gaea Authentic Greek Extra Virgin Olive Oil
First Cold Pressed
Ideal for Cooking & Heating
Non-GMO Project Verified
This is a superb first cold press virgin olive oil that has very low acidity. So many different varieties. Made from fresh herbs and almonds. They are mildly peppery and ever so slightly fruity. Olive oil is the basis of all of the greek nutrition and a very healthy mediterranean diet. It is great for cooking, grilled vegetables, fish, chicken, and great for dipping your bread in.
No doubt Gaea extra virgin olive oil is known as some of the best in the world. Greece holds the position of being the 3rd largest producer in the world. They produce approximately 15% of the total world. Greece is so unique that they have a 70 – 80% rate of all olive oil produced in the country qualifies as premium-quality. How amazing is that? The principal regions of production is Peloponnese and the island of Crete. Yet other areas are producing premium-quality olive oils. This includes the island of Lesvos and northern region of Chalkidki.