Nyonsolive – Nyons Black Olives, 210g Jar

Nyonsolive – Nyons Black Olives, 210g Jar

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Nyonsolive Nyon Olives are Tanche black olives grown in Nyon (southeastern France), known for their wrinky skins, large pits and sweet, meaty flavor

Description

  • Since they are harvested in the winter, Nyon olives shrivel in the cold and tend to have wrinkly skin
  • Nyon olives are awarded AOC (Appellation d’Origine Controlee), a French certification that ensures the ingredients, quality and origins of a product
  • As with other origin protected olives from South of France, these olives are traditionally a little bitter and have a strong aroma

Additional information

Weight 14.9 oz
Dimensions 2.5 x 2.5 x 5.5 in

Vignolis is a cooperative in Nyons formed in 1923 and is composed of 1,100 local farmers. Nyons olives and olive oils were the first in France to receieve the AOC (Appellation d’Origne Controlee) certification in 1994. AOC confirms that products have been examined and tasted before selling, 95% of olive groves are made up of Tanche olives, minimum size of a preserved olive without chemical or preservative, maximum temperature of extraction, maximum days between harvest and extraction and many more.