Olive Favourites

olive oilLocated in Stafford, Ontario they specialize in unique and exceptional quality extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegar. The extra virgin olive oils are from  ~ Italy, Spain, Chile, Australia, Tunisia and the USA. Further selections are flavoured olive oils like Cilantro & Roasted Onion, Wild Mushroom & Sage, Blood Orange and Tuscan Herb.

Their balsamic vinegar’s comes  from the Province of Modena in Emilia-Romagna, Italy. You will find balsamic blackberry, figs, ginger or raspberry or cinnamon pear just to name a few. There’s even mango, dark espresso and dark chocolate! Making your cooking experience.

The health benefits of olive oil include treatment for colon, breast cancer, diabetes, heart problems, arthritis, high cholesterol, weight loss, metabolism, digestion, aging and cancer. It has been used by mankind for many centuries. It is a staple ingredient for many culinary preparations and also serves a variety of medicinal purposes. Medical studies suggest that it is loaded with health benefits.

Important Sources: Olive oil, as we all know, is an essential fruit oil, which we get from the olive tree crop found mainly in the Mediterranean regions. It is utilized for cooking purposes, developing cosmetic products and soaps, for medicinal purposes, and as pharmaceutical supplements. It can also be used as fuel and for lighting lamps. Various types include the following:

Virgin Olive Oil

 This variety is used for cooking with a lower acid content.

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

 This is a much better variety and is made by cold pressing the olive fruit.

Pure Olive Oil

This type is a combination of refined and virgin oils. It contains a highly acidic content.

Lampante Oil

It is used as a fuel and is not recommended for cooking purposes.

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