First Green Gold Handpicked Limited
The cultivar of this cold pressed Extra Virgin Olive Oil is the unique Athinoelia. Hand picked, hand selected in baskets and same day cold pressed. Bottled in Marasca bottle, hand wrapped in recycled kraft paper. Limited products all individually numbered. The levels of oleocanthal and oleacein are higher than average values of the samples included in the international study performed at the University of California, Davis. The daily consumption of 20g of the analyzed olive oil sample provides 22mg of hydrotyrosol, tyrosol or their derivatives (>5mg) and consequently the oil belongs to the category of oils that protect the blood lipids from oxidative stress according to the Regulation 432/2012 of the European Union.It should be noted that oleocanthal and oleacein present important biological activity and they have been related with anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, cardioprotective and neuroprotective activity.