HOLIDAY GIFT: Extra Virgin Olive Oil From Oliviers & Co.

[1] An outstanding EVOO in an exquisite bottle (photos #1 and #2 © Oliviers & Co). [2] The bottle arrives in a gift box, ready to bestow upon a lucky person. It includes a pouring spout. [3] Green olives, freshly harvested and washed, ready to crush into oil (photos #3 and #4 © Sabatino Leone,…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Use More EVOO (Extra Virgin Olive Oil)

[1] Our mother and grandmother always served olive oil and vinegar in cruets, so people could serve themselves at the table. They’re becoming a thing of the past, as salads come pre-dressed from the kitchen—or as more people use commercial dressings (photo courtesy Flavor For Life). [2] The easiest switch is to serve EVOO with…
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NEWS: Extra Virgin Olive Oil Alert

Olive oil has long had its shady side. Purchasing a bottle of extra virgin is no guarantee of getting high quality, extra virgin oil. Studies over the years have pinpointed the shenanigans of some bottlers. The latest study, conducted by the USDA and the International Olive Council, showed that they continue. That container of EVOO…
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