North American Olive Oil Association Blog

Olive oil harvest

It's olive oil harvest time in the Northern hemisphere! Read on to learn more about how olive oil is made!

Substitute olive oil for butter this Thanksgiving

Traditional Thanksgiving dishes are often loaded with butter. This year, incorporate some heart-healthy olive oil into your Thanksgiving menu.

Pumpkin Bread

Here's an excellent olive oil pumpkin bread recipe. Make a batch ahead of time. You can freeze it for up to three months.

Should olive oil be stored in the refrigerator?

Experts agree that olive oil should be stored in a cool dark place. Does that mean you should store olive oil in the refrigerator?

OO Conference Tasting Champ Journey to Tuscany

As the winner of the inaugural North American Extra Virgin Olive Oil Taster’s Championship held in 2015, Hayley Stevens was awarded a week long trip to Tuscany sponsored by "Olivaria, Hand-picked Experiences." Here's what Hayley reported back to us.