Posted on

Olive Oil in Bag-In-Box: How to Use?

Bag-In-Box: BIO-Vizcantar & Vizcantar Normal

Olive oil in a bag within a box (Bag-In-Box) is a relatively new notion in the olive oil industry. We introduce the concept to Singapore last year for our olive oil users. As of date, we are not aware of any local olive oil suppliers/distributors embrace this idea.

Without doubts, the two most important benefits of Bag-in-Box are, firstly, it is value-for-money, and second, it keeps the content fresher for a longer period after opening.

Continue reading Olive Oil in Bag-In-Box: How to Use?

Posted on

Olive Oil in Bag-in-Box. Why?

Background image credit: http://www.elolivoglobal.com/

Bag in a box to wine lovers is not a stranger. The benefits of Bag-in-Box are many folds. The most important one is keeping the content fresher for a longer period after opening.

The olive oil industry has recently started to package olive oil in this way. We are quick to introduce this new packaging to our Singaporean friends. Let’s find out what Bag-in-Box is all about?

Continue reading Olive Oil in Bag-in-Box. Why?

Posted on

如何选购真正初榨橄榄油

来自台湾的 Chef Jack Lee 李尚伦老师

你知道吗?一瓶一公升纯正的特级初榨橄榄油(extra virgin olive oil)需要6公斤的橄榄才能压榨成油。

在橄榄盛产的地中海沿岸国家把橄榄油誉为液体黄金(liquid gold)。品质好的特级初榨橄榄油被称做 橄榄汁 (olive juice)。除了用来凉拌沙拉,蘸面包吃,做各式烹调,甚至可以生饮

Continue reading 如何选购真正初榨橄榄油

Posted on

Does Olive Oil “Expire”?

When we pick up a bottle of olive oil at a grocery store, or anything in fact, we will almost always check for the “expiry date” printed on the product.

We don’t use “expiry” date in olive oil to signify the “use by” date. Instead, the term “best before” date is used. The two mean very different things.

Does olive oil “expire”? Does “expired” olive oil hurt? Here we will explain.

Continue reading Does Olive Oil “Expire”?

Posted on

Best Practical Tips for Choosing Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Pure Olive Oil

Sometimes, BEST PRACTICAL TIPS come from the DON’Ts than DOs.

DO pay a little bit more attention to the label on the bottle when we do our usual round of grocery shopping for a bottle of extra virgin olive oil.

Surprises! Surprises! We may see these. Think twice!

Continue reading Best Practical Tips for Choosing Extra Virgin Olive Oil