Liquid Gold 24
Multi-prize winner Extra Virgin Olive Oil. The crown of efforts and research of this small group of Union producers is the production of an olive oil of very low acidity (0,15 - 0,24%) derived from fresh olives of the variety "Koroneiki" gathered during the first days of olive harvest. Liquid Gold 24 is an extra virgin olive oil P.D.O. of superior quality with rich aroma and bitter piquant taste. It is ideal to be consumed raw in salads, as a dip or on food. It is available in dark glass bottle of 500ml inside a luxurious paper box
Awards - Distinctions:
With the assistance of the latest technological developments and the ideal soil and climate conditions of the area, PEZA UNION produces olive oil of excellent and steady quality. This has been recognized world wide and its products have repeatedly been awarded at international exhibitions and gustatory trials.
- Golden Award for Quality, Eleotechnia, Athens 2008
- Bronze Package Award, Eleotechnia, Athens 2008.
- Silver Award for Taste, 2nd Festival of Olive Oil and Olive, Athens 2008
- Golden Olive Award, 2nd International Olive Oil Competition, Zurich 2003
- Silver Taste Award, Great Taste Awards, London 2003
- Quality and Innovative Package Award, Agrotica, Thessaloniki 2003
In the fully industrialized complex with modern facilities the 85% of the agricultural products of the area is absorbed and processed and their distribution is achieved in the Greek but also in the international market. PEZA UNION, always a pioneer to the adoption of new methods and systems, monitors the changes and developments closely that affect the modern and ever changing business reality. Within the framework of free competition, Peza Union rushed in 1998 to install Quality Systems. Today it maintains a System Quality ISO 9001:2000 and Food Safety Systems IFS (International Food Standard) and ISO 22000:2005. The above systems are certified by TUV Hellas. The laboratory of quality control of olive oil of PEZA UNION is certified by E.S.Y.D. with ISO 17025.
The Union of Agricultural Cooperatives of Peza is located in the Prefecture of Heraklion Crete. Its basic products are wine and olive oil. PEZA UNION constitutes a model organization at the agro-cooperative area since 1933.
The bottling of olive oil reaches the 2.000 tones. PEZA UNION owns 10.000sq.m. of storage area, for the distribution of its products in 3 centers of handling final products, which are strategically placed around the state, and also a fleet of tracks which consists of 28 vehicles. The General Assembly consists of 45 representative-farmers with a four year service. The Board of Directors consists of 5 farmers of the area with many years of experience at the agro-cooperative sector.
Today PEZA UNION possesses:
- 2 oil factories that produce 1.500 tones of olive oil
- Olive oil tanks of 6.500 tones
- Standardization facilities for olive oil
- Laboratory for quality control
|Price per litre||€20.00|
|Net Weight||0,50 lt Glass - 16,9 fl oz|
|Gross Weight||1.0 Kg|
|Cultivation||Without chemical fertilizers, pesticides and insecticides|
|Harvest Time||November to February-March|
|Production||Cold press extraction|
|Use||For salads, meat and pies|
Hana - Hannoveron 6/30/11
Value Quality Shipping TimeExcellent choice. Very pleased, although, it is slighlty expensive.
Value Quality Shipping TimeThis is simply the best I've ever tasted and it's worth its every penny. For sure, it has nothing to do with Tesco's olive oils.