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.

TASTING SENSATIONS

  • Pepper

  • Arugula

  • Artichoke

  • Almond

FOOD PAIRINGS

AWARDS

 

  • Los Angeles International Olive Oil Competition– 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.