Bohemia, NY (PRWEB) April 19, 2013
On April 19, Flavor Your Life, an Italian extra virgin olive oil advocacy group, releases a statement describing the benefits of using organic extra virgin olive oil in cooking and provides recipes for individuals to try at home.
Flavor Your Life reports that extra virgin olive oil has many health benefits. It has been proven to lower cholesterol due to its oleic acid and monounsaturated fat content. Extra virgin olive oil is also rich in antioxidants that can chase away harmful free radicals.
According to Flavor Your Life’s press report, extra virgin olive oil was proven to prevent bowel cancer, colitis and even heart disease. It also has the ability to lower blood pressure, which could lead to heart attacks, stroke or death.
Due to its versatility, cooking with organic olive oil is a perfect companion in the preparation of meals. Because there are a wide variety of olives, there are many different flavors of extra virgin olive oil. These oils can be used to enrich meals and bring out the aroma or the taste of ingredients.
Flavor Your Life offers many recipes that include extra virgin olive oil as a complimentary ingredient. Some of the more popular recipes that include extra virgin olive oil are bruschette, three color salad, tagliolini and Tuscan cipollata. As a second course, Tuscan cipollata is a hearty meat dish that combines pork ribs, bacon, sausage, onions, bread, fresh vegetables and olive oil into a thick, creamy soup.
For more of Flavor Your Life’s tasty extra virgin olive oil recipe suggestions, visit the Flavor Your Life website. Join Unaprol’s mission to bring awareness of the health benefits of extra virgin olive oil, and flavor your life with Italian extra virgin 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, the voice of extra virgin olive oil production quality control, aims to educate consumers so they can make informed decisions when purchasing extra virgin olive oil.