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‘Italy Tour’ – 10 Days to Experience First Hand the Harvest of Olives and the Making of Olive Oil together with a Culinary Tour of the area

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Join me, Orazio Scaldaferri, for 10 Day Italy Tour to Discover Southern Italy. Learn, experience and taste what this amazing land can offer. An all inclusive vacation you deserve. You will come back refreshed and recharged! Limited space available. Included in 10 Day Italy Tour Harvest/Picking of the Olive Fruit...

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Truth in Olive Oil

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Olive oil is recognized internationally as the signature flavor of the Mediterranean diet, adding both taste and nutritional benefits. – by Carol D’Anca MS, CNS, LDN from Olive oils’s designation as a “heart healthy oil” refers to it’s exceptional composition of healthy fats. Each tablespoon contains 85% mono (mostly)...

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5 Holiday Cookie Recipes with Olive Oil

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Christmas is sneaking up fast and we are just catching up with holiday baking (which always makes the house smells so wonderful). This year, we wanted to try some recipes where we could include our extra virgin olive oil. Here’s a roundup of five of our favorite: Orange-Hazelnut Olive Oil...

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Dining in the Dark

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Can you imagine dining without being able to see your food or your friends? We thought we’d give it a try and headed over to Dark Table in Kitsilano this weekend. The food was good (these Italian taste buds have been spoiled my whole life), but the experience was outstanding!...

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Tis the Season for Christmas Markets!

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It’s that time of year again where we wrack our brains trying to figure out the perfect gift for everyone on our list. We’ve got you covered! A bottle of Orazio’s Olive Oil makes a great gift for the picky foodie, cooking connoisseur and those who just love good food!...

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Extra Virgin Suicide

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The New York Times posted a great video this January that really explains how the extra virgin olive oil market has been diluted with sub-standard and fraudulent products passing themselves off as the real thing, but are nowhere close.

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