San Giuliano stands in the enchanting city of Alghero on the island of Sardinia, surrounded by stunning olive groves that have extended for centuries along the northwest coast of the island. Alghero was founded around the XII century by the powerful Doria family of Genoa. Alghero was an important military post off the island because of its strategic position that later attracted the attention of the Spaniards. Alghero was conquered in 1354 by the Catalans who ruled the town for four centuries. For this reason, many of Alghero's inhabitants are, to this day, fluent in the old Catalan language.
Olive growing in Sardinia, and in the town of Alghero in particular, dates back between the IX and XIII centuries B.C. It is here where the Manca mill has been producing San Giuliano Oils since 1816. The Manca family vocation for olive oil production is not only the result of great experience, but also - and most importantly - obtained from a thorough knowledge of the unmatched technical skills that have made master Italian olive oil producers famous all over the world.
It is well known that the oldest and most traditional olive oil producers have obtained excellent oil from a great range of olive types and varieties. The Domenico Manca company has kept the original Italian and Sardinian olive oil processing tradition while improving these techniques. As result, olive oil selection has been awarded a significant number of national and international prizes. These recognitions are directly related to a production method defined by San Giuliano as "architecture", in reference to the expertise involved to extract a series of harmoniously-linked "structures" from the olives (aroma, colour, taste) preserving the natural benefits and qualities that last over time so that the result is as perfect as possible.
Nutritional information coming soon!
Shipping InformationPlease allow 1-3 business days to process your order.
Available shipping options are determined by the perishability of the product/s in your order. View Shipping Rates & Fees.
Please note that we do not ship perishable food items to APO/FPO addresses as these areas are served by the U.S. Postal Service and an exact delivery date is not guaranteed.
Refunds & ExchangesAt igourmet, we take great pride in the high-quality of our products. We strive to ensure they'll arrive to you in peak condition, as fresh and delicious as when they leave our warehouse. While we always endeavor to deliver the best of the best, there are times where "things happen" and a claim for a refund or exchange needs to be made. Please refer to our Claim Policies.
People who purchased this also purchased
How We Ship
Perishable foods are optimally packed and temperature controlled with kraft void fill and non-toxic refrigerant gel packs. To further contain temperature escalation, we fill any empty space with specialized foam to minimize air circulation.
Please join our efforts to be mindful of our environment and extend the life-cycle of our packaging, by reusing the gel packs to keep your next picnic or road trip fare cool.
Please note: Our products are always shipped so they will arrive at your door in optimal condition. Whenever possible - such as in periods of cooler ambient temperatures - we try to use less packaging , more recyclable materials and avoid unnecessary shipping waste.