For Escudero's Winery is linked not only to the past through their parents and grandparents, but also through their lands, their vineyards, their olive trees ... Land that also served to inspire not one of the greats, but to the greatest romantic poet. Gustavo Adolfo Becquer found shelter in these lands and inspiration to write some of their legends, the best known is written in the Monte Yerga, the Miserere. So there is no better name for an olive oil whose olive trees have been growing on the steps that this giant of poetry East set about these places. Bécquer found inspiration in these lands and the Escudero family has found it in Gustavo Adolfo Becquer.
Bécquer de Leyenda is an extra virgin olive oil. An olive oil extracted from the best olive varieties: Arbequina and Tosca. The Arbequina is a variety rooted in the Ebro Valley because of its high resistance to low temperatures. Soft, lightweight, delicate and sweet olive oil is extracted through this variety. It has a fresh fruity smell. Furthermore it is little or not bitter at all and astringency notes never appear. The Tosca is a variety that is also very resistant to cold temperatures. Its origins come from the region of Tuscany in Italy, in which one of most important olive oils are produced in the world. The Tosca matures several weeks earlier than the Arbequina and performs very well in mechanical harvesting. The profile of the oil made with this type of olive is very fruity, dominated by fresh green leaf, grass and artichoke combined with hints of spice and herb. This olive oil is very well balanced and has a persistent finish.
The olive oil "Bécquer de Leyenda" is listed as high quality craftsman olive oil, obtained directly from olives and solely by mechanical means, therefore it has a high nutritional value. To preserve its aroma and flavor was packed unfiltered so if little sediment may appear that certifies the authenticity of a natural, handcrafted product.
| Brand||BECQUER DE LEYENDA|
| Size||50 CL|
| Region Produced in||Grávalos - La Rioja|
| Made with||Arbequina and Tosca|
| Package||Box with 1 Glass|
| Storage Instructions||Storage away from direct light in a cool and dry place|
| Country Produced in||Spain|
| 70 CL Proportion EUR||9.73|
| 1 Liter Proportion EUR||13.90|