Authentic Greek Protected Designation of Origin The P.D.O region of Sitia in eastern Crete is one of the most celebrated olive oil producing territories in the world. Since the Minoan era, almost 5000 years ago, the extended sunshine, mountainous grounds and rich soil provide a unique microclimate for the cultivation of olive trees. Obtained directly from handpicked renowned "Koroneiki" variety olives, this "cold-extracted" superior category olive oil carries the unique combination of a harmonious taste. Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Sitia-Lasithi Crete Superior Category olive oil obtained directly from olives & solely by mechanical means. This product comes in numbered bottles.