EVO oil from Cilento
Extra Virgin Olive Oil from the Cilento National Park
The Cilento EVO oil of the AMa Cilento Social Cooperative is a 100% Cilento oil.
It is in fact a native product: from the origin of the plant to the finished product.
This EVO oil is the result of the processing of the Pisciottano olive tree, a centuries-old plant that imposes itself on the whole territory of Cilento with its maximum diameter of 12 meters and up to 18 in height.
The olive groves of Pisciottana are an indigenous variety that characterizes the landscape of the Pisciotta (SA) area in the Cilento and Vallo del Diano National Park and are allowed for the production of DOP Cilento oil.
AMA Cilento extra virgin olive oil is obtained from early harvested olives, grown naturally, without the use of pesticides, and processed with modern harvesting and pressing techniques.
It is a straw yellow oil, with a sufficiently harmonious taste that tends to be sweet with notes of almond and sometimes pine nut.
It is characterized by a medium intensity olive fruitiness. in which delicate herbaceous and green apple hints are distinguished.
In some cases there is also a more characteristic given by a slight bitter and spicy sensation to the taste.
- Number of Pieces: 1
- Quality: Pisciottano olive tree
- Production Area: Cilento National Park Production Company: Coop. Soc. AMA Cilento
- Social Cooperative AMa Cilento
- The union of people, ideas and experiences aimed at developing and promoting this area of Cilento.
AMA Cilento is a Pisciotta Social Cooperative based in Rodio that produces an Extra Virgin Olive Oil in a natural way, without the use of pesticides, with modern harvesting and pressing techniques.
The Social Cooperative AMa Cilento, loves and respects the land and its gifts.
It is possible to taste the olive oil AMA Cilento, and many other typical local products at the restaurant of the Agriturismo Principe di Vallescura in Pisciotta, open for dinner from March to November or stay surrounded by olive trees in one of the sea view rooms of the farmhouse.