Parqueoliva & Almaoliva Gift Set

Parqueoliva & Almaoliva Gift Set


A delicious gift set of two extraordinary extra virgin olive oils from Priego de Córdoba by renowned Spanish producer, Almazaras de la Subbética. This unique gift box includes two signature bottles of the multi-award winning Almaoliva Arbequino and Parqueoliva Serie Oro extra virgin olive oils.

Almaoliva Arbequino:  A fruity and complex oil with intense aromas of green grass, chamomile, plantains and citrus. Its flavor is slightly sweet, harmonious and perfectly balanced in fruitiness and pungency. Pair this oil with white fish, chicken, salads and delicate vegetables such as endive and butterhead lettuce. It is also the ideal oil to use with sweets and desserts, or to complement a fruit salad.

Parqueoliva Serie OroAn extraordinarily well-balanced oil with aromas of intense green fruit such as apples and green banana along with vegetal notes of tomato and artichoke, fresh-cut grass and green almonds. On the palette, the oil is sweet with notes of green almond and has a delightful pungent finish. This oil is ideal for carpaccios, pastas, sauces, meats and white fish.

Recent International Awards

Almaoliva Arbequino

2019 Aipo D'Argento IOOC - Medium Fruity (International) - 90+
2019 Athena IOOC - Gold
2019 AVPA - Green Intense Fruity - Gold
2019 EVO IOOC - Gold
2019 EVOOLEUM - Top 10, Best Blend, Top 3 Organic Farming Production
2019 Japan Olive Oil Prize - Organic - Best in Class
2019 LA International EVOOC - Medium - Gold Medal
2019 Les Olivalies - Silver
2019 L'Orciolo d'Oro - Intense Fruity International - 2nd Prize, Organic Award Winner
2019 Oil China - Organic - Gold
2019 Olive Japan - Medium - Gold
2019 SIAL Olive D'Or - Intense Fruity - Silver
2019 Terraolivo - Prestige Gold

Parqueoliva Serie Oro

2019 Aipo D'Argento IOOC - Medium Fruity (International) - 90+
2019 Athena IOOC - Silver
2019 AVPA - Green Intense Fruity - Silver
2019 EVO IOOC - Gold
2019 Japan Olive Oil Prize - PDO - Gold
2019 LA International EVOOC - Medium - Gold Medal
2019 Leone D'Oro - International Blend Finalist
2019 Les Olivalies - Gold
2019 L'Orciolo d'Oro - Medium Fruity International - Distinction
2019 Monocultivar Olive Oil - Gold (Picuda)
2019 NYIOOC - Gold
2019 Oil China - Intense - Gold
2019 Olive Japan - Robust - Gold
2019 Sol D'Oro - Medium Fruit - Special Mention
2019 Terraolivo - Prestige Gold
2019 Zurich IOOC - Silver

Varietal Blends
Extra Virgin Olive Oils
Fall 2018
Extra Virgin
2x 500ml (2x 16.9 oz)
Andalusia, Spain
Arbequina, Hojiblanca, Picuda
Fall 2018
Almazaras de la Subbetica

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Producer Profile

Almazaras de la Subbetica

Almazaras de la Subbetica
Almazaras de la Subbetica is located within the rugged and mountainous terrain of the Sierras Subbeticas national park in the south of the Province of Cordoba, an area with a unique microclimate characterized by high rainfall and large temperature variations. It is in this setting that their legendary mature olive trees stand majestically in a landscape that has remained unchanged through the passage of time. Almazaras de la Subbetica is a first-level agricultural cooperative formed in July of 2007 following the merger of two prestigious and experienced cooperatives: S.C.A Virgen del Castillo, founded in 1954 in Carcabuey and S.C.A Olivarera Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno, founded in the early 1960s in Priego de Cordoba. With the modernization of farming techniques, the use of modern machinery and a focus on top quality, Almazaras de la Subbetica has managed to adapt tradition and technology to the high quality standards demanded by the most discerning of consumers.


Frequently Asked Questions

Why Buy Olive Oil Online?

It is a proven fact that in just eight hours of close exposure to strong fluorescent lights, a bottle of olive oil packed in a clear glass bottle will be totally destroyed having lost its color, flavors and aromas. While oil packed in a dark glass bottle offers considerably better protection, it too becomes vulnerable when exposed to strong light and can be completely destroyed in less than a week, which makes purchasing olive oil in a supermarket a less than desirable prospect.

Beyond that, the vast majority of the oils sold in the USA have inadequate or even misleading labels. The consumer is given little to no information as to where the oil was actually produced or from what variety of olives it was made, but most importantly, WHEN the oil was harvested.

What Are Some Of The Best Olive Oils?

Simply put, the best olive oils are extra virgin olive oils. However, adulteration of extra virgin olive oil is a hot topic in the past and present, and many studies continue to examine the contents inside a bottle of olive oil. This problem still persists in the industry, especially at the supermarket level.

That's why we created Olive Oil Lovers: to bring some of the world's best olive oils from the most trusted producers to the U.S. market. All of our producers are quality driven in their manufacturing practices. We also conduct an intensive screening of every producer and product on our site - often visting their estates and seeing their practices first-hand - and accept only producers who meet our high standards. To go the extra mile, all of our imported oils are proven extra virgin through chemical analysis in accordance to strict European Union regulations. Therefore, you can trust that any oil you purchase with us at Olive Oil Lovers will be genuine, 100% extra virgin olive oil.

How Long Will Olive Oil Last After The Harvest Date?

There are two dates that producers may choose to print on a bottle, using either one or both. The "Use By" date is what our producers put on their products to say, "use when at its freshest quality." The taste and quality of the oil doesn't typically diminish over time though, unless it's open and exposed to oxygen.

The "Harvest Date" is when the olives for the oil were actually picked and crushed. This date can be any time between late October to mid-December for the Northern Hemisphere, and these new harvest olive oils begin to arrive in the United States in February and March the following year. For oils from the Southern Hemisphere, from countries such as Chile or South Africa, harvest occurs any time between late April to mid-June.

When Is Olive Oil Considered Past its Prime?

While this answer can vary depending on the olive variety, time of harvest, and how the product is stored, in general an extra virgin olive oil will retain much of its flavor and aromas for 18-30 months in an unopened container. However, any exposure to light and/or oxygen will begin to degrade the oil. Once opened, olive oil should be consumed ideally within 1-2 months, with a maximum of perhaps 4-6 months. When purchasing a 3L or 5L tin, if the oil is typically not consumed within this timeframe, we recommend decanting the oil into smaller, sealed containers and storing in a cool, dark place.

Olive oils with higher polyphenol counts will have a longer shelf-life. Higher polyphenol numbers are the result of both the olive variety and when the olive was harvested. Green olives harvested early in the season produce less oil, but have higher polyphenol counts than oils from ripe olives. You can find the polyphenol counts for many of our extra virgin olive oils listed on their product page.