Lagarreta is an Extra-Virgin Oil with an acidity level lower than 0.3%. It is distinguished for being fruity, smooth, light and with a unique flavour of fresh tomato and a slight spicy taste, which can complement any dish or just to wet the bread.
In addition to these gourmet properties, it has no cholesterol or harmful elements for health. This premium quality oil is obtained from a fusion of varieties of olives produced on the property: Galega Grado, Cordovil, Arbequina, Arbosana and Koroneiki. It’s a superior category oil obtained directly from olives, only under mechanized processes.
The Farmhouse Cortez de Lobão has preserved since its foundation the traditional component in the production of Farm Maria da Guarda oil, taking into account the technological evolutions and responding to the demands of the different generations of producers of this precious nectar.
The oil produced in the press of Herdade de Maria da Guarda is extra-virgin in over 95% and combines the best of modernity and traditional quality: the ancient art of making good oil. And it is sold worldwide under the name of various international brands.