article published on 20/04/2015
MORE AWARDS FOR EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL "Il Cavallino" BIBBONA
Despite a difficult year like 2014, characterized by rainfall and attacks of the olive fruit fly, another prestigious international award goes to enrich the medal Agricola Il Cavallino Bibbona.
The Prize AVPA
is a competition that takes place in Paris and is organized by the Agency for the Promotion of Agricultural Products, a non-profit organization, which includes manufacturers from around the world. Created in 2003, the AVPA has l 'objective to know and appreciate the excellent products, with specific attention to the taste.
The jury consists of a panel of professionals in the oil sector, from some of which starred chefs and a core of enlightened gourmets. The members of the Jury shall sensory tasting products with rigor and seriousness, to identify which are oils have higher complexity, nuance, harmony in the aromas. To ensure consistency of the cultural references and language, all the judges belong to the French gastronomic culture. Before the contest, a pre-selection allows you to exclude products which by their nature do not meet the minimum requirements of the competition. Oils selected at the end of this first phase are admitted to the final tasting and get the certificate of Produit Gourmet. All tastings are carried out blindly in a sensory analysis laboratory.
The extra virgin Special Edition The Cavallino Holm Horn was placed on the top step of the podium, winning the award "Gourmet d'Or", in the category Fruity Medium green.
Wonderful result that follows the awards won by the gold medal in the competition Monocultivaroliveoil.Expo2015 and recognition of "Best Oil of Tuscany" and Corona Maestrod'olio for Terre oil Fausto Borella.
A demonstration of how the face of difficulties Vintage, a run olive banner of good agricultural practices and philosophy of environmental balance, professionalism and long experience have helped to interpret however the needs of the plant and have led obtaining excellent results. Download the attached file