Flavored Olive Oil 101
Look through the shelves of specialty food stores and you’re likely to come across a dazzling array of gourmet olive oils labeled fused, infused or flavored with herbs, aromatics or spices.
To a casual foodie, these are all flavored olive oils. But not all are created equal. In this article, we’ll look at how one is different from the other.Read More
Everything You Need to Know About Balsamic Vinegar
Balsamic vinegar is a condiment that was once known only to those in the Emilia-Romagna region of what is now modern Italy and was produced only in the provinces of Reggio Emilia, where Henry III was visiting, and also in neighboring Modena.Read More
Gluten Free Facts – Is Gluten Bad For You?
The gluten-free sector of the food market has been growing rapidly in the last couple of years. In the years leading to 2014, sales of gluten-free products grew 34% annually. In 2015, the global market for gluten-free products market was valued at $4.63 Billion. It is projected to grow to $7.59 Billion by 2020.Read More
Olive Oil Tasting 101 – The Science of Taste
The term “taste” can simply be described as the things we experience when we eat or drink. However, there is more to taste than this.Read More
If you have the habit of reading labels carefully each time you’re at the specialty food shop or grocery store, you have noticed that several products bear the mark “GMO free” or “contains only non-GMO ingredients”.
What does this all mean? What is a non-GMO product or better yet, what is a GMO product?Read More
When you look through the shelves of your local food store, even your garden variety grocery, you’ll find some products labeled ORGANIC and some labeled NATURAL. To a casual observer, these terms may be interchangeable. After all natural means as close to nature as possible, right?Read More
Facts About the Best Olive Oil and Why Every Household Needs It
There are lots of things in the world that we overlook the use and importance of, one of which is olive oil. Sure, we know it is ‘healthy’ but what does this mean exactly?Read More
Come Visit Us In The Booth and Take The Taste Test Challenge;
Are You A Sommelier, A Gourmet, Or???
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