GRUMPY GOATS FARM ITALIAN BLEND
Our Italian Blend is a field blend of our early ripening Italian varietals, including Pendolino, Itrana, Nocellera del Belice, and Frantoio. Nocellera del Belice is a delicate oil originating in Sicily, and has a fountain of flavor in the oil. Overall, ,the blend is moderately robust, with phenol ratings in the range of 250-350. The oil is fruity and aromatic, with notes of fresh grass, artichoke, ripe fruit. It is sweet and buttery up front with a short and warm peppery finish.
Sautéed brussel sprouts
Green beans, broccoli (See recipe for Broccoli with Sesame Seeds, Parmigiano, and Lemon)
Fresh green salads
- Los Angeles International Olive Oil Competition– Gold (2019) Silver (2018)
- Yolo County Fair– Silver (2018)
- California Olive Oil Council (COOC)– Gold (2017) Silver (2018)
POLYPHENOL TEST RESULTS
Grumpy Goats Farm submits its oil to a chemistry testing lab each year as part of the process of certifying our oil as extra virgin. We also ask for the total phenols. For a look at the results, and more detail on the types of tests performed, refer to Certification/Lab Results page.