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The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, me...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
The olive, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, meaning "European olive", is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, found in the Mediterranean Basin from Portugal to the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula, and southern Asia as far east as China, as well as the Canary Islands, Mauritius and Réunion. The species is cultivated in many places and considered naturalized in all the countries of the Mediterranean coast, as well as in Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Java, Norfolk Island, California

Risk of CV Events Down With Med Diet Plus Olive Oil, Nuts

Renal and Urology News - 20 Jun 2018
(HealthDay News) -- Individuals at high cardiovascular risk who are assigned to a Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra-virgin olive oil or nuts have reduced incidence of major cardiovascular events compared with those assigned to a reduced-fat ...

Aldridge leads Olive Branch special election

DeSoto Times-Tribune - 20 Jun 2018
A special election held Tuesday night to determine who will fill the Olive Branch Ward 5 Board of Aldermen seat of the late Mark Aldridge can be considered too close to call with a city Election Commissioner meeting set to determine a winner. The ...

Liquid Gold: Olive Festival rich with history

Chico Enterprise-Record - 17 Jun 2018
OROVILLE — When Gail Tozier and her husband Don Tozier purchased a ranch that had olives growing, she had to do something about it. “We kind of stumbled into it,” she said laughing. “That, and the cattle ranch that goes with it.” Having no ...

Olive Oil Co. opening location at Settlers Green

Conway Daily Sun - 19 Jun 2018
CONWAY — North Conway Olive Oil Company is opening a second North Conway location at Settlers Green Outlet Village this summer, after a wave of success at its existing North Conway Village location. Locally owned an operated, the company ...

Some of the best olive oils in the world have Lexington ties

The Boston Globe - 18 Jun 2018
At the New York International Olive Oil Competition held in April, expert tasters analyzed a thousand extra virgin olive oils from 27 countries. It was the largest gathering of olive oils ever assembled. Organized by Olive Oil Times publisher Curtis ...

Taste The Olive & Vine Encounters Construction Delays

Greater Wilmington Business Journal - 20 Jun 2018
The owners of Taste the Olive & Vine, Randy and DeeDee Hall and Dave Andersen, posted a message to followers on Facebook earlier this week explaining that they have encountered numerous delays in construction at their new downtown location inside ...

Green olive and lemon Italian-style salsa verde - 20 Jun 2018
Green olive and lemon. Italian-style salsa verde. Makes 3/4 cup. 1/4 cup very thinly sliced fresh ramps or tender green onions. 1/4 cup finely chopped flat-leaf parsley. 6 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil. 1 lemon. 1/4 cup finely chopped manzanilla ...

4 Things You Need to Know When Shopping for Olive Oil

VinePair - 17 Jun 2018
After a tan, the best souvenir from any Mediterranean vacation is a bottle of fancy olive oil. It becomes more of a talisman than pantry item once back home, to be used sparingly and only on special occasions. It turns out that economizing instinct is ...

Olive Farm Helps Save Rhinos

Olive Oil Times - 19 Jun 2018
Multi award-winning South African olive oil Rio Largo Olive Estate is contributing to saving endangered rhinos with their two rhino labels of which a percentage of the sales will be apportioned to this cause. You never forget the feeling of awe after ...

This 4000-Year-Old Jar Contains Italy's Oldest Olive Oil

Smithsonian - 04 Jun 2018
Not only is olive oil at the heart of almost every dish that comes from the Mediterranean, the oil is used by cultures in the region as body wash, perfume, medicine and lamp fluid. In the Roman era, the commodity was so important that olive oil was ...

Splintered Spindle Craft Cabin open in Olive Hill

Journal-Times - 20 Jun 2018
Business owner Megan McGregor is now welcoming customers to her shop, Splintered Spindle Craft Cabin, at 40 Bond Court near the former Smokey Valley Truck Stop and Interstate 64, in Olive Hill. McGregor said visitors will find “a craft gallery with ...

Olive/I-170 redevelopment has potential to benefit University City

St. Louis American - 19 Jun 2018
University City has reached out for help to remediate this problem, and we received it in the form of an offer to redevelop our underutilized highway interchange at Olive Boulevard and I-170. The plan is supported by those homeowners in the buy-out area.

Grilled Bell Peppers With Olive Vinaigrette

News On 6 - 18 Jun 2018
Spray grill rack with nonstick spray; preheat grill to medium or prepare medium fire. To make vinaigrette, whisk together water, oil, vinegar, salt, and pepper flakes in small bowl. Stir in olives. Set aside. Lightly spray peppers with olive oil ...

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