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Bacio del Sole - Superior Category Olive Oil
Bacio del Sole superior category olive oil is produced in the hills of Pietrafitta, Perugia at the Frantoio - Peltristo founded in the late 1800s. The frantoio (oil mill) is equipped with a state of the art centrifugal continuous cycle extractor. This solely mechanical extraction method is strictly temperature controlled to insure the integrity, taste and nutritional benefits of our extra virgin olive oil.
Our extra virgin olive oil is milled from olives hand picked at the Peltristo family's 2,000 tree grove which is located in the 1,000 foot high hills surrounding the mill. Frantoio, Leccino, Moraiolo, Dolce and Agogia olive varieties give our olive oil it’s emerald green, golden hued color, and it’s superior scent of fresh olives, it’s bold, fruity taste and exquisite spicy finish.
Bacio del Sole is an environmentally conscious company which employs organic and sustainable methods at every stage of production from growing to bottling. The land area surrounding the mill is dedicated solely to the cultivation and harvesting of olives. Bacio del Sole is dedicated to maintaining the highest quality standards in all our products. We could not in good conscience accept anything less in our kitchen --- or yours!