Olive Products & Olive Oil
The history of olive tree cultivation is lost in the mists of time. Earliest evidence for its cultivation in Greece can be traced back a long way, approximately 3500 years ago. Olive oil is inextricably linked with the daily life of the Greeks from ancient times until today. Symbol of immortality, fruitfulness, fertility, abundance, peace and health, ritual material not only during the ancient libations but also in Christian worship, emblem of consecration and purity, a source of power and admiration. Today, olive oil is a key element of the internationally recognized Mediterranean Diet and has been scientifically proven to have antioxidant, cardio- protective and anti-inflammatory action.