The olives and whole fruit Meyer Lemons are crushed together fusing the zesty lemon with the earthy olive. This fusion mixes the essential oils from the lemons skyrocketing the polyphenol content in this relatively mild oil.
Meyer Lemon Olive Oil
Light and fresh, the Meyer Lemon Olive Oil is the perfect oil to brighten any dish. Containing the essential oils from whole fruit Meyer lemons, this oil has health benefits including stress reduction, weight management, and even boosts the immune system. This oil is perfect as a marinade for chicken, fish, and a great substitution for vegetable oil in baked goods such as carrot cake.
Agrumato (Fused) vs. Infused
is a technique used in the oil extraction process. In this process, the olives and fruit are pressed in the same barrel and all of the oil, including the extra virgin olive oil as well as the essential oils from the fruit are extracted. This method produces a high quality flavored olive oil in a one step process. Infusion
is a technique used after the oil extraction process. The olives are pressed alone and an extra virgin olive oil is extracted. Then, an all natural extract is added to produce the flavored oil in a two step process. This process is favorable when using flavors of an easily perishable item such as basil or chipotle.
Meyer lemon olive oil
Essential Oil Health Benefits