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Labeling Regulations for Your EVOO Brand

June 10, 2021

All foods have specific things that need to be included on their labels if they’re going to be sold to the general public. For olive oil, there are additional food labeling regulations in Ohio and beyond that need to be followed. Standard food labeling information Most product labels typically include information about five things: Content: This conveys what the product is and what’s in it. Quantity: This tells how much of the product is in the package, either by weight or volume. Company/brand: This shows who is the manufacturer of the product. Contact information: Packaging will usually include a website... View Article

Extra Virgil Olive Oil, Inflammation and Your Immune System

May 27, 2021

The Mediterranean diet has been touted as a way to improve overall health, and there’s science to back it up. One of the key parts of this type of diet is olive oil. As it turns out, not only is olive oil delicious, but there may also be protective effects of olive oil on immune-mediated inflammatory responses in Ohio. In short, consumption of olive oil can help combat chronic inflammation in your body. Scientific study A scientific study published in 2018 breaks down just how this works. According to the study, eating a Mediterranean diet can “reduce the incidence of certain... View Article

How to Shop for Olive Oil

May 6, 2021

If you want to get the highest quality olive oil for your home cooking in Ohio, it’s important to understand what you should be looking for when you’re buying olive oil at the store. You’ve probably heard reports that olive oil labels can often be highly misleading. That extra virgin olive oil you’ve been using might not actually be “extra virgin,” or the language used by the brand might be confusing on purpose. This is a global issue with olive oil branding, and is one of the reasons why groups like the North American Olive Oil Association have formed—to ensure... View Article

Our Favorite Recipes: Blood Orange Olive Oil Cake

April 22, 2021

Every now and then we love to share unique, delicious olive oil recipes, and we found a fantastic new one that we’d love to share with our customers in Ohio and beyond: blood orange olive oil cake. We’ve found various versions of this recipe all over the internet, from your standard recipe sites to publications like the New York Times, so there are certainly enough people who have tried this cake and loved it. We strongly recommend trying it as an alternative to a standard birthday cake, or making it to eat alongside a cup of coffee or tea as... View Article

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