Why is olive oil healthy?

Answer When in eaten in conjunction with a healthy diet, olive oil provides nutrients for the body and protection against certain diseases, which is why scientists continue to study its properties.Mediter... Read More »

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Is canola oil more healthy than olive oil?

On One Hand: Canola oil is a healthy oilAccording to the Mayo Clinic, "Canola oil is very low in saturated fat and has a very high proportion of monounsaturated fat, so it's a healthy and safe choi... Read More »

Is cooking with olive oil healthy?

On One Hand: Olive oil is good for the heartWhile all oils contain fats, not all oils are created equally. Olive oil contains monounsaturated fat which has certain benefits. This type of fat increa... Read More »

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 »

Can olive trees be grown and fruit from self seeded plants from an established olive tree?

Olives grow very readily from seed, so much so that they are a serious problem in some areas such as Australia. If grown from a named variety, the fruit will probably not be as high in quality as t... Read More »