Positive attribute of virgin olive oil, determined according to the intensity of perception. Set of olfactory sensations characteristic of the oil which is reminiscent of ripe fruit, depends on the variety of olive and comes from sound, fresh olives, green or ripe. It is perceived directly and/or through the back of the nose.
New import dashboard in the Economy and Promotion area
Madrid / 17.05.2021
Since April 2021, our readers have had access to updated data on olive oil and table olive imports from some of the main countries that contribute to the international market, in particular Australia, Brazil, Canada, China,...
Organoleptic and physicochemical proficiency tests
Madrid / 14.05.2021
Every year, the IOC holds intercomparison trials for physico-chemical and sensory analysis. Several laboratories took part in the most recent intercomparison trial for the period 1 December 2021 to 30 November 2022....