Chiaroscuro is a robust Coratina monocultivar from the de Robertis Estate in Apulia, Italy, which lies on the Adriatic coast. Our Chiaroscuro Coratina EVOO is wide and embracing with an intense and robust green fruitiness, hints of artichoke leaf and an elegant spiciness. Harvested in late November and milled within 12 hours, our EVOO has a high content of polyphenols, allowing for a long shelf life.
The de Robertis Estate prides itself in producing a high quality EVOO of the Coratina cultivar. Our olives are grown on our family estate of 74 acres and crushed within 6 hours of harvest, extracted cold under 27° C in order to retain their unique flavor, aroma. Our Coratina EVOO is full of polyphenols (more than 800 mg/kg), allowing for a long shelf life.We are located just minutes from Trani, a historic town on the Adriatic coast of Puglia, in the heart of the Coratina cultivation region.