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Restaurant news: Dinner and yoga on menu at Govinda’s Bakery & Cafe Updates on area eateries and shops, including Downtown Wine and Cheese, River Run Olive Oil Company, the Humble Pie and Off the Griddle food trucks, and Cheese Daddy locations. River Run Olive Oil Company opened March 1 at 115 N. Main St. in […]
Most of us probably don’t give much thought to what’s in the bottle of olive oil we buy at the store. We may think it’s just like picking up any other cooking oil. Well, that’s not necessarily the case. A recent study revealed that some imported olive oil is diluted, mislabeled, or misrepresented. That’s put […]
The Cortopassi family has been growing tomatoes, cherries, and other products for almost a century in the Northern California region. Not long ago, they decided to further embrace their Italian American heritage and “press their luck” with olives.
Ninety-eight percent of olive oil today is not true extra virgin olive oil but rather fake and causes negative health benefits. In this video, you will learn how to pick out real, quality olive oil. Benefits of a good quality olive oil include: 1) Polyphenols, which are fat-soluble antioxidants that protect the brain and heart […]
Say to all those people you see in traffic. You know it to be true. Whether on your pizza crust or in your salad. A little bit of olive oil can explode flavor in the simplest of meals. By assisting with maintaining healthy cholesterol levels, olive oil reduces the chances of stroke and other heart related […]
The Mediterranean diet is a pattern of eating that lately has become a darling of medical researchers. It includes vegetables and grains, not so much meat and, of course, generous portions of olive oil. Mary Flynn, an associate professor of medicine at Brown University, says the evidence that olive oil is good for your heart […]
Avanti Savoia’s Chef Joseph details the differences between various Italian Olive Oils. There are different ways to cook with olive oil, such has cooking with extra virgin olive oil versus using a gourmet olive oil for dipping.