by AgroWeb on April 23, 2017

Rose Petals Essential Oil for Vitality

There is more to roses than their beauty, as rose petals can also be used to make rose oil, which offers several benefits. Researchers have tested the effects of rose oil massage on the human nervous system. The results of the study, published in the issue of "Natural Product Communications," show that rose oil absorbs beyond the skin barrier and causes an anti-anxiety affect. ...

by AgroWeb on April 20, 2017

Olive Oil Facts and Truths

A cohort of the population in Greece demonstrated a significant benefit attributed to the type of fat in the diet and analysis of the work in Spain reported that the participants in a study who consumed the most olive oil appeared to have a relative decrease in death rates of 26 percent. Olive oil combines very healthily with other foods There is evidence to suggest that olive oil combines with ...

by AgroWeb on February 14, 2017

Albanians the biggest consumers of table olives, extra virgin goes to foreign market

Albania has an extraordinary potential for growing olives as it offers the best weather and soil conditions. A research conducted by AgroWeb.org , shows that while investments in increasing olive plantations and in processing industry are growing, the growth pace is still lagging regardless of these potentials. Therefore, our country compared to other Mediterranean countries, still has the ...

by AgroWeb on April 29, 2017

Infusing extra virgin olive oils in simple steps

Herb-infused olive oil is fantastic for making a special salad dressing, drizzling over a dish of pasta, or simply as an appetizer with chunks of great artisan bread. Making it yourself is super easy - and can make a great DIY gift to share with your friends! Start with the best ingredients you can find or afford. Using good quality olive oil, fresh herbs, and organic ingredients will give you a...

by AgroWeb on April 15, 2017

How to keep Extra Virgin Olive Oil from going bad

One ingredient cooks always need: olive oil. With its abundant uses, you might want to stock up on a few high-quality bottles, which also begs the question does olive oil ever go bad? OLIVE OIL SHELF LIFE Like almost any food, olive oil can absolutely reach a point when it spoils. Over time, things like air, heat, and light can all have an impact on the quality of the product as well as its ...

by AgroWeb on December 20, 2016

Olive Oil Always Better that Vegetable Oil

You might think that with a name like vegetable oil, it would be a pretty healthy choice for cooking and preparing foods. Unfortunately, while it may be appropriate for higher temp cooking, it’s also incredibly unhealthy. A manufactured “vegetable oil” is actually made from various grains, seeds, and beans, in which the oils are extracted from the solid material using hexane, a ...

by AgroWeb on February 24, 2017

Grilled Lemons – The Intense Savory Taste

Grilling lemons not only heats them up, which is nice for spritzing on hot food, but helps loosen up and release their juices. As a bonus prize for your effort, they look cool too. For people who like that charred flavor and a burst of sour, even sucking or chewing on one can be irresistible. If you happen to have Albanian lemons to grill, they are just sweet enough so that the cut surface will ...

by AgroWeb on May 5, 2017

Where to buy the best olive oil in Albania?

Autumn marks the period of harvesting olive and processing the wonderful golden liquid known as the olive oil. Consumers face dozens of alternatives and brands of olive oil in their favorite markets. Those consumers who want a qualitative oil are faced with the choice of buying the most expensive oil they can or purchasing it directly from their favorite merchant. In an attempt to get the story ...

by AgroWeb on May 15, 2017

The Unique Values of a Good Olive Oil

One of the few fats that most people agree is healthy is extra virgin olive oil. This oil, part of the Mediterranean diet, is a traditional fat that has been a dietary staple for some of the world’s healthiest populations. The process of making extra virgin oil is incredibly simple… you just press the olives and the oil comes out. But there is still one major problem with olive oil&...

by AgroWeb on May 25, 2017

Olive Oil - The Albanian Healthiest Fat

Who doesn’t know olive oil? It is the cornerstone of the Mediterranean diet that adds flavor and life to our salads, pasta, seafood and to almost anything you pour it in. Luckily we do have plenty of it in Albania to satisfy one’s taste and to promote good health. The heritage of olives tree in Albania is evident because there are currently a lot of secular exemplars all over the ...