Nestled in the hills outside Rome lie some of the oldest olive groves in Italy. The air is clean and dragonflies dance through the branches; expanses of olive trees are intertwined with trees growing cherries and peaches.
Here Libelulla is cultivating Rome's Liquid Gold – an extraordinary Extra Virgin Olive Oil that nourishes people and the planet.
When you adopt an olive grove, you'll receive a regular subscription of Libellula's superior extra virgin olive oil. The grove you select to adopt contributes to a correlating sustainability goal, directly supporting the restoration of the land and trees of the Sabina region.
Each Olive Grove Adoption delivery includes:
Your first order also includes:
With your adoption, you will receive regular newsletters with stories from the land, the town, and the region!
Modify or cancel your adoption subscription at any time.
Classico Flavor Notes: Smooth, floral, with undertones of apple & artichoke. Your go-to olive oil for salads, fish, daily cooking & hors d'oeuvres.
Riserva Flavor Notes: bright, herbaceous, spicy, with undertones of walnut. Perfect for bruschetta, soups, and red meat.
Johnny Madge, international olive oil taster and judge, will teach you the aromas and flavors to look for when tasting extra virgin olive oil.
In just 45 minutes, you’ll learn how to properly taste olive oil and be able to identify an olive oil’s distinguishing characteristics!
When you sign up for the Olive Oil Tasting Event you’ll receive:
Please note that your olive oil will be shipped to you the week before the event starts.
The event will be held over Zoom on Saturday, November 20th at 1pm EST.
After the tasting Johnny and our co-founder Julia will answer any further questions you have about olive oil and how to find extra virgin olive oils that best suit your palette and cooking preferences.
We’ve intentionally made this tasting, and the extra virgin olive oil included, a reduced price because we are passionate about sharing with you the nuances behind creating an extra virgin olive oil that is both exceptional in flavor, and produced ethically and sustainably.
We hope you join us at 1pm EST on November 20th for this special Olive Oil Tasting guided by Johnny Madge!