Extra Virgin Cold Pressed Olive Oil infused with Chili.
Ideal for Aglio olio pasta, sitr fried seafood dishes
Infused with Red Hot Chili Peppers.
This Chili infused Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Central Greece , Pelion region, is rich in monounsaturated fatty acids which are considered a healthy dietary fat, as opposed to saturated fats and trans fats.
Just 100g of olive oil contains 14mg of Vitamin E and 62 mg of Vitamin K which means about 7 tbsp. of olive oil provides 93 percent of the daily recommended allowance, or RDA, Vitamin E and 59 percent of the RDA for Vitamin K.
Olive oil contains small amounts of the minerals : Iron, Calcium, Potassium and Sodium.
Extra virgin olive oil is served mostly in Greece and around the world. It is of top quality, aroma and taste. Olives are pressed immediately after harvest and bottled.
There are no solvents or chemicals added and it is Olive oil in its purest form.
Benefits of Olive Oil
Research has shown that the traditional Mediterranean Diet reduces risk of heart disease.
Olive oil is particularly characteristic of the Mediterranean diet as it contains a high level of monounsaturated fat known as Oleic acid.
Epidemiological studies have shown not only a reduction in coronary heart disease risk, cholesterol and hypertension but also that olive oil acts as an anti-inflammatory helping to reduce certain kinds of cancer.