Giacomo Grassi - l'Olinto Frantoio Chianti Classico Olive Oil
Chianti Classico DOP Extra Virgin Olive Oil presents a strong grassy flavors, harmonious and penetrating. The flavour is elegant and remembers the fresh olive, just cut green grass, the bitter of the artichoke-leaf followed by well balanced peppery notes.
Nowadays the Frantoio olives are a variety which can be found all over the world. However its originally a Tuscan variety with evidence of this variety in the Florentine area as far back as 1700.
The plant is very strong and large, its flowers are self-compatible and very fertile while its fruits, long in shape grow ripe late and not all at the same time.