Delicious first cold pressed olive oil is paired with the healthy lycopene of ripe red tomatoes for a delicious new combination! This fruity, extra virgin oil made from Cornezuelo and Arbequina olives has a pleasing aroma of tomato, making it perfect for salads, pastas and soups. And while you enjoy the taste, your body will absorb the benefits of lycopene, the powerful antioxidant naturally found in tomatoes.
Surat takes fresh red tomatoes and, through a special all-natural process developed in the region of Extremadura, extracts their essence. It is combined with finest fresh pressed extra virgin olive oil. Our friends at Surat tell us that this marriage of oil and lycopene rich tomato essence is absorbed by your body much more readily than eating even the freshest tomatoes. To quote them, "When eating vegetables human beings take advantage of just 5% of lycopene, associated with this olive oil it is 90% digestible."
So, have your lycopene and enjoy it too with this delicious, healthful olive oil!