Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) January 18, 2014
Flavor Your Life, a European Union funded campaign dedicated to providing the latest in olive oil industry news, discusses the unique practicality of olive oil, like Tuscan olive oil, in everyday life as well as throughout history.
Recently, there has been an increase in demand for extra virgin olive oil throughout the world. This is due to the many benefits this super fruit juice has to offer that have been recognized. It has its roots in Europe and the Mediterranean countries but is a product revered all over the world for its health benefits and unique, rich flavor. Olive oil has been called “the earliest fruit juice” because people have been producing it for thousands of years.
Olive oil, such as Tuscan olive oil, is rich in antioxidants such as fat-soluble vitamins A, D, and E and contains properties that aid in the absorption of these vitamins. Olive oil contributes to health and wellness and is a key component of the renowned Mediterranean diet. Known for its ability to ward off chronic illnesses such as diabetes, heart disease, and cancer, the Mediterranean diet is rich with olive oil as well as other types of food that contain healthy fats, like nuts and fatty fish.
Olive oil can also add flavor to a meal. Using olive oil in a meal will instantly add a rich, aromatic flavor. It is perfect for salads, cooking vegetables and even frying. For even purer oil that offers maximum health and flavor benefits, try organic olive oil.
Flavor Your Life, a campaign supported by the European Union, Unaprol and the Italian Ministry of Agriculture, is dedicated to providing the latest in industry news and health information about European extra virgin olive oil. Extra virgin olive oil enhances the flavors of your recipes while providing health benefits. Flavor Your Life campaign, the voice of olive oil production quality control, aims to educate consumers so they can make informed decisions when purchasing olive oil.