Tag: Greek olive oil

Kalamata olives

Kalamata olives: One of the world’s healthiest foods

Kalamata olives are only found on the Peloponnese peninsula in southern Greece and have played a part in the human diet for thousands of years. Growing under the amazing Greek sun, the…

Greek olive oil named number one in the world   8

Greek olive oil named number one in the world  

Greek extra virgin olive oil “Gemstone Blend Evoo” has been named number one in the world for the second consecutive year. The award-winning blend is from the biological olive groves Sakellaropoulos in…

Wilbur Ross

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross praises new Greek government

Following his meeting in Athens on Thursday with Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross praised the two-month young government’s course of policy implementation by saying that “not only…

Greek Olive Oil and Honey named best in the world 11

Greek Olive Oil and Honey named best in the world

  Greek olive oil and honey producers are leading the way on a global scale, winning a total of fifty-seven olive oil and honey awards in two international competitions, it was announced…

Scientists reveal Greek Diet helps prevent over 50 diseases 20

Scientists reveal Greek Diet helps prevent over 50 diseases

More than a hundred scientists and researchers, including doctors, nutritionists, agronomists, food technologists, and chemists have been involved with the Hellenic Oxidative Stress Observatory over the last six years, waging the “battle”…

Sotiris Poulos opens first Greek Supermarket in Germany 22

Sotiris Poulos opens first Greek Supermarket in Germany

A supermarket offering Greek products only has opened in Frankfurt, Germany. Sotiris Poulos, from Greece, is the owner of Griechischer Top Markt, the first Greek supermarket in Germany, where consumers can buy over…

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Majority of Greek restaurants not following new Olive Oil rule

Greece implemented a new rule, which came into effect in January 2018, aiming to stop restaurants, taverns and all eateries from serving olive oil in refillable containers, which in some cases contain…

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Why Greek Olive Oil is the Ultimate Superfood

Olive oil is packed with essential vitamins and minerals, especially vitamin K and vitamin E.  It also contains calcium, iron, sodium, and potassium. Worldwide studies have linked the consumption of olive oil…

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Greek olive oil wins gold at international competition

A Greek olive oil producer, Olympian Green, has won the Grand Prestige Gold award in an international competition held in Israel (Terraolivo) for its product, “Oly Oil Traditional” and the Gold for…