“MiTerra” stands for “My Earth”…
but “Mitera” in Greek means also “Mother”!
Cretan Extra Virgin Olive Oil “MiTerra” is produced by a selected harvest of “Koroneiki” variety with this batch having acidity <0.8. It stands for its unique fresh olive flavour & its distinctive spicy taste.
Healthy, with high nutritional value & antioxidant activity. It is a premium quality extra virgin olive oil & comes from the olive groves of Heraklion, Crete. It is a multi-awarded, superior category olive oil obtained directly from olives & solely by mechanical means.
The name & the decoration of this olive oil refers to
“The Ritual Dance of the Mother Earth Goddess (1.500 B.C.)”.
It is a simple but highly symbolic issue decorating a small vessel of the Archaeological Museum of Heraklion. It was Found in Phaistos & belongs to the Early Prepalatial period. It was used as a vessel for libations. The decor is simple & entirely schematic, with three female figures in motion. It represents a ritual dance of the Mother Earth Goddess in the center, flanked by two priestesses.
Will you join the “ritual dance”?