Olive oil is a perishable product. Unlike wine, extra virgin olive oil does not get better with age. So how long does olive oil last?
Everywhere we turn, we hear people talking about the keto diet. What is it and should you adopt it?
We know that eating foods rich in olive oil is good for us, but did you know that many people use olive oil in their beauty regimen? Olive oil contains antioxidants which, when topically applied, may help protect the skin from premature skin aging. Actress Chloë Grace Moretz keeps her face clear by washing it with olive oil. And even though more beauty products with olive oil as active ingredient are available today than before, you can make them at home. Here are the the ingredients to making a simple olive oil scrub.
Nothing is better on a cold winter day than a hearty soup. Check out this recipe for Fasolada, a traditional Greek soup made with white beans. This recipe is full of olive oil goodness and also high in fiber, vegan and gluten free. You can make it on the stovetop, in a slow cooker or an Instant Pot/electric pressure cooker.
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Christmastime in the Mediterranean means festive meals with family and friends. This year, try incorporating these Mediterranean dishes into your holiday celebrations. Your guests will be impressed!
Tomorrow marks the beginning of the eight-day Jewish festival of Hanukkah. According to tradition, during the rededication of the Holy Temple (the Second Temple) in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean revolt, a small quantity of oil used to light the Temple's menorah somehow miraculously burned for eight days. Hanukkah commemorates this event.