Olive Oil production process

Factors that Affect the Oil

Rich and aromatic, olive oil is produced only from green olives. As for the color, aroma and flavor vary and depend on the following factors: Variety of olives. The location and type of soil, where it is grown. The environmental and weather conditions under which it is grown. The maturity of the olive. The time…

The history of olive oil

The History of Olive Oil

The history of the olive tree dates back to years prior to the organized life of man on earth. This is inferred from various sources. The DeCandole study of «Origindesplantescultivees», says the cultivation of olives was known 4000 years BC and that the tree originates from the coast of Asia Minor, based on the existence…