THE HEALTH BENEFITS
OF EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL

The Mediterranean Diet has been defined – A Recipe for Wellness – and EVOO is the Common Denominator in the Mediterranean Diets, it is an essential nutritional mainstay, a true SUPERFOOD that offers unrivaled health benefits

The health benefits of Extra Virgin Olive OilOlea Prilis

Discover the health benefits
of Extra Virgin Olive Oil

  • Grow / select first-class olives.
  • Determine optimum ripness.
  • Pick olives without damaging them, preventing contact with soil and other contaminating agents.
  • Store the olives at ideal temperature preventing them from heating in large containers.
  • Begin the extraction process as soon as possible after picking.
  • Select the best in class extraction equipment and standards of the olive mill, in Italian – il Frantoio.
  • Maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene of the equipment, workspace and operators.
  • Monitor every step of the extraction process reducing duration and exposure to heat and oxygen.
  • Filter immediately the “olive Juice” before storage: Filtering removes moisture content and Sediments. Filtration increases stability and durability of the EVOO.
  • Store in optimum conditions in temperature controlled dark tanks without oxygen.

Extra Virgin Olive Oil, a real SUPER FOOD

The Mediterranean Diet has been defined – A Recipe for Wellness – and EVOO is the Common Denominator in the Mediterranean Diets, it is an essential nutritional mainstay, a true SUPERFOOD that offers unrivaled health benefits.

All this goes to show that quality Extra Virgin Olive Oil is incredibly healthy. Thanks to its Polyphenols*, the most interesting things contained in EVOO that very few have heard of it is the healthiest fat on the planet:

*Polyphenols are a category of aromatic chemicals that naturally occur in plants. There are more than 500 unique polyphenols. Collectively, these chemicals are known as phytochemicals, they generate a powerful antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activity. There are abundant polyphenols in the fruit of the olive tree.

The health benefits of Extra Virgin Olive OilOlea Prilis
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