The color is intense, almost blue. The nose is inviting with loads of black fruit and vanilla. The mouth is explosive, dense, and velvety. Concentrated, full-bodied, hot, and viscous. Although youthful, the balance is there with tannins that are ripe and refined.
The oleocanthal and oleacein concentrations in “The Governor”™ are 7 times higher than the average of the samples and the highest value recorded among all commercially-available bottled oils since 2009. The total hydroxytyrosol derivatives are 61% higher than the stipulated European regulation. The daily consumption of 20g is known to protect the blood lipids from oxidative stress.