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Posta Locone

Single variety Coratina

Posta Locone
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Fratelli Ferrara

Via Piave 10, 71100 Foggia (FG)
Region: Puglia

Phone +39 335356733,
Fax +39 0881719538

The Ferrara family runs three farms: the first in Canosa di Puglia (in the Bari province), a second one in Manfredonia (in the Foggia province) and the last in Città S. Angelo (in the Pescara province). The farm of Canosa belongs to the Ferrara family since 1700 and the Manfredonia’s one since 1900. The farms span 512 hectares with 99 hectares of olive groves and have several kinds of olive varieties such as: Coratina, Leccino, Dritta, Peranzana. The oils produced are two: Posta Locone, that is a Coratina single variety oil and Fontana Rosa made by Coratina, Leccino, Peranzana. Both oils have won several awards and are included in many oil guides.
Yearly average production of the oil described in this guide (quintals)
Organoleptic profile
An oil with yellow colour and green shades. Its fresh fruity has notes of pepper and nuts. Its taste confirms his character with a strong bitterness. Spiciness is well balanced.
Recommended gastronomic uses
Legumes starters, octopus salads, marinated of tuna, spelt soups, shellfish main course, fishes, grilled meats, cheese.
Natural antioxidant content
Class 3
Olive varieties
Coratina (100%)
Production system
Disc crushing, Two-Phase and a half continuous-cycle centrifugal extraction

Commercial Information
Bottle type Format (ml) Size (cm) No. of units per carton Weight per carton (kg) Size of carton (cm) No. of cartons per Europallet No. of levels per pallet Weight per pallet (kg)
Width Height Width Height Depth
Bordolese Luve 500 6 63 3 384
Bordolese Nobile 750 7 32 6 63 3 466
bottle 250 12 72 4 468
Can 20 15 4 31 19 64 4 8
Can 2000 15 4 3 33 24 48 4 95