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Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Cholesterol

Extra Virgin Olive Oil and Cholesterol

Extra virgin olive oil can help to control cholesterol levels by raising levels of good cholesterol (HDL) and lowering levels of bad cholesterol (LDL).

Olive oil and Roman Empire

Olive oil and Roman Empire

Olive oil was an all-purpose and essential product in the Roman world from 2nd century BC. Not only was olive oil used for cooking and culinary delights, but was also used for many other purposes like hygiene and lighting. Romans knew well that olive oil is LIQUID GOLD.

Do You Really Know Why Extra Virgin Olive Oil Is Good For You?

Do You Really Know Why Extra Virgin Olive Oil Is Good For You?

The health benefits of extra virgin olive oil are unrivaled! As Homer wrote long ago Olive Oil truly is 'LIQUID GOLD'!

About Olive Oil: Part 4 - Classification of olive oils

About Olive Oil: Part 4 - Classification of olive oils

Extra virgin olive oil as main component of healthy Mediterranean diet is increasingly present in our households, as there is rising trend of healthy life, where healthy food plays very important part. We consumers must be aware of classification of olive oil made by Commission Regulation (EEC) No 2568/91 of 11 July 1991, but at the end every one of us should choose if that's in our interest.

About Olive Oil: Part 3 - Production of Olive oil

About Olive Oil: Part 3 - Production of Olive oil

The production of olive oil sounds deceptively simple: crush the olives and extract the oil. In reality it's far from that.

About Olive Oil: Part 2 - Value and Benefits of Olive Tree and Oil

About Olive Oil: Part 2 - Value and Benefits of Olive Tree and Oil

Start by imagining you are one of the gods on Mount Olympus. What would you choose as the “greatest gift to mankind”? That ultimate gift turned out to be the olive tree – lauded for its wood, leaves, fruit and oil that produced food, fuel and shade. And, because it was known to last hundreds of years, it was cherished as a symbol of peace, wisdom and prosperity.

About Olive Oil: Part 1 – A Brief History of Olive Oil

About Olive Oil: Part 1 – A Brief History of Olive Oil

The origin of the olive tree is lost in time, coinciding and mingling with the expansion of the Mediterranean civilisations which for centuries governed the destiny of mankind and left their imprint on Western culture.