Tag: olive

Different Types of Olives

Gourmet olive varieties are widely available and come in a range of flavors. Here are just ten of the more common kinds of olives and a brief description of each. Green olives with herbs de Provence: This vibrant citrus flavored olive is a fantastic match with fish and in...

Olive Oil, Extra Virgin or Pure?

Olives and olive oil have a very long history. It’s been suggested that olives and olive oil have been around as long a 6000 decades. The Bible even references olive branches in the story of Noah’s Ark.. It’s unknown as to when people began to eat olives and their...