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Byzantium Irene

By Darvari̇ Gida Tarim

We dedicated our most precious harvest to Empress Irina, leader of the Byzantine Empire through the role of Basil and recognized for restoring the cult of icons after the First Iconoclastic Period, in 787 AD. This distinctive extra virgin olive oil is made with olives grown in the villages of Mecidiye, Geyikli and Çanakkale, giving a bold taste, low acidity and unique aromas.
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About Darvari̇ Gida Tarim

Our company is based in the northwest of Turkey. Our city is Çanakkale (Dardanelles), and our farm is in the Mecidiye village, near Geyikli and Troy. We have around 30 hectares of olive farms, including about 6,000 olive trees (most older than 100 years) and more than 10,000 trees from our nearby farmers. We carefully monitor, support and organize them to receive the best quality of olive.
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Monovarietal
Tasting Sensations
Fennel
Ripe Notes
Green Fruit
Apple
Red Fruits
Silver award
5/5

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5/5

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