EVOO

Olive Oil 101: Storage of Extra Virgin Olive Oil

To make your olive oil the best way possible please take note of the following points when storing EVOO:

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Olive Oil 101: During Harvesting

To make your olive oil the best way possible please take note of the following points during harvesting:

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Olive Oil 101: Before Harvesting

To make your olive oil the best way possible please take note of the following points before harvesting:

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Olive Oil Flavour Wheel

Extra virgin olive oil displays a wide spectrum of flavours and aromas – of which fruitiness is an essential characteristic.

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Olive flowering & fruiting

Olives generally take longer to come into bearing than other fruit trees although this is dependent on cultivar, climate and cultural practices.

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The characteristics of an Olive Tree

The cultivated olive is a broad-leafed evergreen tree having the ability to survive highly unfavourable semi-arid conditions and capable of living to more than a thousand years old.

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If a recipe calls for “olive oil”, how do I know which type to use?

“You should let your own taste preferences be your guide – tempered by what is desired in the end result.

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Our Top 5 Tips for Cooking with Extra Virgin Olive Oil

The best flavour combinations are obtained when using the most appropriate style of oil with a particular food.

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Why EVOO Is More Expensive Than Other Olive Oils

To splurge or not to splurge? That’s NOT the question!

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SA Olive Honours Outstanding Industry Individuals

As part of its ongoing commitment to promote excellence the South African olive oil industry

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