Blend – Coupage Olive Oil

Olive Oil comming from more than one olive variety combined.

The extraction of Olive Oil involves the olive fruits crushing. This step is cruitial to the whole process. Creating an excellent extra virgin olive oil starts with this step. The olive mill master chooses the batches of olives to be processed each time. When olive oil comes from olive fruits more than one variety the olive oil is called blend or coupage. Another way to create a blend is to mix olive oil from different varieties together. In products of this type we can  feel the armonia or the contrast from the fifferent flavors, aromas and taste. The varieties choice so as to create an olive oil with flavor and aroma in armonia is an art dificult to master.