We all think olive oil is good for us, but now have to contend with the fact that MOST olive oil is diluted with cheaper oils. Cheaper oils that are not healthy. Here’s a great find from Eat Local Grown dot com. We are what we eat, that means that whatever you put into your body on a daily basis helps to rebuild your nerves, your hormones, your joints, your bones, your heart …. etc etc.
Independent tests at the University of California found that 69% of all store-bought extra virgin olive oils in the US are probably fake.(3) This study reported that the following brands failed to meet extra virgin olive oil standards:
- Filippo Berio
- Newman’s Own
- Whole Foods
For the rest of the story please visit the eat local grown website.