Taste the Best Olive Oil at the Restaurant Telegrafas
Once at Kempinski Hotel Cathedral Square don't miss a chance to taste an amazing olive oils of Castillo de Canena proclaimed as The Best Olive Oil Company in the World by FLOS OLEI 2016.
Deep green oil, great strength, intense fresh fruitiness, with notes of green grass (grass, hay), green almond, and herbs (thyme, rosemary). In the palate, it shows a smooth entry, moderate and balanced bitterness and pungency, with almond aftertaste, artichoke, tomato leaf and apple.
The firm, whose name comes from the family castle nestled on a hillside in the township of Canena (Jaén), has utmost respect for the environment. This commitment to sustainable development can be seen in the generation of photovoltaic energy on site, plant cover on the entire premises that mitigates soil erosion and preserves autochthonous vegetation, and the use of pruning waste biomass as ecologically sound, non-polluting fuel. Nowadays their oils are in 40 countries where have been recognised with the highest international awards.
The Best Olive Oil Company in the World by FLOS OLEI 2016
FLOS OLEI analyses more than 1.000 extra virgin olives oils produced all around the world. Only the oils with more than 80 points are compiled in a paper book where they are organised by punctuation. This guide is the most recognised internationally. Castillo de Canena has been in the guide in all of the 11 editions!