Extra Virgin Olive Oil, 250ml, Glass Bottle, EON
Superior category finest quality Greek extra virgin olive oil. Obtained from fresh olives picked by hand and by mechanical means. The olives are grown and cared for in olive groves which dominate the highland microclimate of Sitia, Crete. Here, the combination of dry, rocky soil and continuous care for the olive trees produce this exceptional EON extra virgin olive oil of max. acidity 0.3% (during bottling). Deep green with golden hues, EON extra virgin olive oil is unique. Exceptionally balanced flavours, smooth and fruity with elegant vegetal aromas reminiscent of fresh mown grass. This elegant glass bottle is perfect for use on your dinner table. Top your salads, drizzle your grilled vegetables, use it in a cake instead of butter!
Originally meant life or being and over time it was understood to mean age, forever or for eternity. It is a Latin transliteration from the koine Greek word áéþí (ho aion), from the archaic áéþí (aiwon). EON is new Greece, a boutique company formed just a few years ago, part of a wider set of innovative companies regenerating Greeces economy by offering a broad range of timeless Greek deli foods in a new manner. At Eon, they have selected some of our favourite Greek foods and injected enthusiasm in their production, featuring truly ethical manufacturing, in which finished goods are literally made by hand. Like many other newcomers, they are part of a new legacy, building on old culinary secrets and the craft of making complicated, labour-intensive Greek delicatessen. Production process is unique, building on Greeces new food cottage industry, with many individual small units springing up all across the country. These small units are the backbone of these products, with women from rural areas doing what they always did best: handcrafting taste.