Tag Archives: Olive Oil

How to Make a Fool-Proof Salad Dressing

Oddly enough, most of the people I know ask me for the recipe of our salad dressing. Almost everyone seems to fail to understand the basic precept of a successful dressing: vinegar & mustard first, then whisk the chosen oil. … Continue reading

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Olive Oil and Goodness

There have been numerous researches on the wonders of olive oil and this site here sheds more light on the suspected association between olive oil-rich Mediterranean diets and reductions in breast cancer risk among other things. Good quality extra-virgin olive … Continue reading

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Olive Oil: the Recipes

In part one I covered the history of the olive oil and how it’s made and now comes the promised recipes. But first, here’s a secret: it is incredibly easy to make your own herb or spice flavored olive oil. … Continue reading

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The Empress of Oil, Olive

Homer called it “liquid gold.” Olive oil has been more than mere food to us Mediterraneans: it’s our way of life. The olive tree, symbol of abundance, glory and peace, gave its leafy branches to crown the victorious in both … Continue reading

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