What does Cold Pressed Olive Oil stand for?
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The Process of Cold Pressing Olive Oil
The first step in the production of is the harvesting of the olives. Elanthy is a superior organic extra virgin olive oil, our olives are harvested entirely by hand, rather than by machine They are then sorted to remove any leaves, stems, or twigs.
Once the olives have been sorted, they are washed to remove any dirt or debris. This is important to ensure that the oil is of high quality and free from any impurities.
After washing, the olives are crushed to release the oil. Traditionally, this was done using large stone mills, but today, most producers use a modern mechanical process. The crushing process should be done carefully to avoid heating the olives and compromising the quality of the oil.
The crushed olives are then mixed to form a paste. This paste is then stirred to help release the oil from the fruit.
Once the paste has been mixed, it is transferred to a press where the oil is separated from the paste. In this case a hydraulic press is used to extract the oil from the paste.
Usage of Cold Pressed Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Olive oil may be an excellent choice for salad dressings and marinades because of its rich, fruity flavour. Combine it with vinegar, lemon juice, or your favorite herbs and spices to create a delicious and healthy dressing or marinade.
Cold pressed olive oil is a common cooking oil in Greece due to its health benefits and flavour. The Mediterranean diet, which emphasizes the consumption of olive oil, has been linked to a range of health benefits. As a result it is becoming increasingly popular as a healthy ingredient for cooking and baking worldwide.
Elanthy is one of the Best olive oils for drizzling. Drizzle it over soups, roasted vegetables, or grilled meats to add a burst of flavor and a healthy dose of nutrients. You can also dip your bread or vegetables in extra-virgin olive oil for a healthy and delicious snack or appetizer
It is also a popular ingredient in skincare products due to its moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties. Use it as a natural moisturizer for your face and body or mix it with sugar or salt to create a natural exfoliate.
Cold pressed evoo is considered to be one of the healthiest oils available:
Olive oil is rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. These nutrients have been linked to a range of health benefits, including improved heart health and a reduced risk of certain types of cancer.
Olive oil contains monounsaturated fats, which are considered to be healthy fats. These have been linked to a range of health benefits, including improved cholesterol levels and reduced inflammation.
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