Last May “Mario Solinas quality awards”, organized annually by the International Olive Council, were publicly announced and Melgarejo Gourmet variety got the second prize in...
Tradition joins innovation in Melgarejo family, olive oil producers since 1780. This company elaborates a wide range of products based on research and development linked to the efforts of the members of this family. "Aromas de Picual" is born due to the passion for improving the quality of the olive oils and it focuses on producing high-end extra virgin olive oils. "Aromas of Picual" is formed by the Melgarejo family, which is the fundamental driving force of the project, and by people trained at the University of Jaén,
who are passionate about the extra virgin olive oil. Teacher and students join to carry out lessons and get high quality olive oils.
Melgarejo´s products show the passion for extra virgins olive oils, from the so-called "Cosecha Propia" more suitable for daily use in kitchen, to "Selection Gourmet", "Composition Delicatesen" or single varieties, which are recommended for gastronomic pleasure and suitable, therefore, to more specialized duties.