Are black olives ripe green olives?

Answer Black olives are ripened green olives. Before olives ripen, people can harvest them while still green. The green olives are treated with an alkali to make them less bitter. Black olives are fully r... Read More »

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How to Pit Olives?

Pitting olives can be a difficult experience because the seed (also called "pit") is usually attached so firmly inside the olive. Many people try to pit olives by trying to peel away the exterior e... Read More »

How to Grow Olives?

The olive is now grown commercially or for personal use throughout the world. While an olive tree can live up to 500 years, like many plants, certain conditions must be met for the tree to thrive. ... Read More »

Regarding olives is there a nutrsionist value?

Nutrition Facts Serving Size 1 medium Amount Per ServingCalories from Fat 4Calories 5 % Daily Values*Total Fat 0.45g 1% Saturated Fat 0.06g 0% Polyunsaturated Fat 0.038g Monounsaturated Fat 0.333g... Read More »

How to Can Cured Olives?

Olives are cured by soaking the olives in a solution of water, salt, vinegar and, occasionally, lye. Curing olives helps them become pickled, but it does not protect them against bacteria that can ... Read More »