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The olive tree: a tree with strong symbolism

The olive tree: a tree with strong symbolism

In the Bible The olive tree is often quoted in the Bible. This tree is thus crowned. The most known story is the one where the dove of Noé brings with her an olive branch in its beak, meaning the end of the disaster. What had deserves it to be a peace symbol. Besides,...

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Olive oil, health informations

Olive oil, health informations

An idea received would that olive oil is good for health, this idea is true. However, we must not believe that the only olive oil consumption is good for health. But its consumption causes positive effects on health but there are misconceptions about the effects on...

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Olive oil has health benefits

Olive oil has health benefits

Olive oil has health benefits Should not see olive oil like a simple oil that we use only for to cook, it has a lot of useful side. The principal is the fact that it’s good for health, indeed the consumption to olive oil allows to prevents harm oxidizing agents. Olive...

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The market of olive oil in Spain

The market of olive oil in Spain

Olive oil is a product very important in the European gastronomy, indeed we can see it’s the basis of many recipes in a lot of gastronomy, and not only in Spain, where its production is very important. We can see that the market of olive oil is very important in...

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Olive oil in antique Greece.

Olive oil in antique Greece.

In Greece olive tree appeared thanks to goddess of wisdom Palas Athénée who has given rise to soil a fruit which has important virtues  for the man. The most important of these virtues is that this fruit will allow to the men to feed. This example illustrates well how...

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Fabrication of Extra Virgin olive oil in Spain

Fabrication of Extra Virgin olive oil in Spain

The fabrication of Extra virgin olive oil is a much more complex process than we can imagine, indeed there are really a lot of steps to follow before you really get the precious liquid. To obtain olive oil, there are 4 important steps : - The first phase is named «...

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Olive tree in the Greek culinary culture

Olive tree in the Greek culinary culture

Greece is a country which enjoys a strong sunshine all the year, which allows to have a strong olive tree culture, also being a part of the greek culture itself. Olive oil is the basis of many greek culinary preparations and meals. In Greece, there exists more than...

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Cooking with olive oil

Cooking with olive oil

Cooking with olive oil some advice : Firstly before cooking with olive oil, you have to choose a good olive oil. Indeed it has some elements : - A little bit or not of fatty acids - Fatty acids which are heat resistant You have to know that olive oil is the only one...

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The olive tree as a garden plant in Spain

The olive tree as a garden plant in Spain

It's been a while that the olive tree  has become a garden plant in Spain. Currently adorn public and private gardens from north to south. Its majesty and beauty make olive tree perfects to be planted in big houses and luxury mansions that want to have a design and...

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Gourmet Show of Madrid, the paradise of olive oils

Gourmet Show of Madrid, the paradise of olive oils

A few days ago we were in the Gourmet Madrid show 2014. Alli could taste new products and classics that never fail, but mostly tasted a multitude of extra virgin olive oils of the highest quality Spanish. We found a very interesting stand with all Spaniards quality...

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