How is extra virgin olive oil made?

Answer The world has come to love olive oil. The best oils come from the Mediterranean where the conditions are ideal for olive tree growth.HarvestingThe traditional method for harvesting olives is to lay... Read More »

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What is the difference between cold pressed olive oil&extra virgin olive oil?

In order to ensure consumers are informed about the nature of the foods they buy, state and federal governments set labeling standards. To be labeled "extra virgin olive oil," the oil must meet cer... Read More »

Whats the difference between standard olive oil and extra virgin olive oil?

Extra Virgin Olive Oil doesn't put out. Edit-I'm not goin' there either, Niagra...

When making NY style pizza dough, should you use extra virgin olive oil or regular olive oil?

Normally use olive oil unless EVOO is specified.EVOO is the dearest and the best, and is best used as a dressing if you like that olive taste.A drizzle could be added to the top of a pizza if you w... Read More »

What is the difference between extra virgin olive oil and olive oil..?

"Virgin" olive oil sim[ply means that the way they extracted the oil was a mechanical process, with no chemicals used. The "extra" means that it was tested in two a taster and in a labora... Read More »