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Greek Olive oil ranks number one in the world 5

Greek Olive oil ranks number one in the world

The “Majestic Flavoured with Lemongrass & Tarragon” olive oil produced by Sakellaropoulos Organic Farming was voted first in the world at the annual World Ranking Evoo (EVOOWR) competition. The winning Greek olive…

Greece 5th biggest exhibitor in World Food Fair in Paris 17

Greece 5th biggest exhibitor in World Food Fair in Paris

Greece’s Ambassador to France Aglaia Balta attended the inauguration of the SIAL 2018 exhibition on Sunday, which is the leading food and beverage fair that is organised every two years in Paris.…

Greece losing place in olive oil exports to Canada 19

Greece losing place in olive oil exports to Canada

Greece has lost its premier place in olive oil exports to Canada coming in second in the period of 2013-2016, whilst in 2017 it lost two places to Spain and Tunisia. The…

Greeks daily diet changes due to financial crisis 24

Greeks daily diet changes due to financial crisis

There has been a major shift in the daily diet of Greek consumers over the last eight years due to the financial crisis, according to the results of a survey conducted by…

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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…

Greece gets trade boost with Japan 26

Greece gets trade boost with Japan

The European Union signed a trade agreement with Japan on Tuesday which removes 99% of tariffs paid by EU companies exporting to Japan, and will effectively increase trade between Greece and the…

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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…

More proof Greek diet is best in the world 38

More proof Greek diet is best in the world

A recent study has shown that a diet including unlimited amounts of healthy fats is actually helpful in preventing heart disease, diabetes and breast cancer. A meta-study led by US scientist Dr.…