In the years we have been importing olive oil, there is no producer more revered than Giorgio Franci. His peers stand in awe as they call him King Giorgio. They appreciate his skills and knowledge and he is held in Continue reading King Giorgio Franci, Genuinely Loved
Paolo di Gaetano of Fonte di Foiano introduces the marvelous new Riflessi Extra Virgin Olive Oil to customers at Olio2go. We love his descriptions. We found it to have a fabulous aroma, a magical and superior medium fruity intensity, and Continue reading Introducing Riflessi by Fonte di Foiano
Mixed Green Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette and Parmigiano-Reggiano DOP This salad makes the most of the truly special flavors of good olive oil and balsamic vinegar, perfectly paired with DOP Parmiggiano Reggiano. Here’s how to dress a salad: 1 clove Continue reading How to Dress a Salad: Mixed Greens with Balsamic Vinaigrette
Are you ready for the olive oil challenge? Did your olive oil come from grocery store shelves? Perhaps golden-green in color, labeled to perfection, and eagerly awaiting its final home on the kitchen counter of home cooks everywhere. You count on Continue reading IS THE US READY FOR THE OLIVE OIL CHALLENGE?
This recipe is a favorite of ours, from Jim Lahey at SERIOUSEATS.COM. We think it’s even better with 00 Flour and hope you enjoy it as much as much we do! INGREDIENTS 500 grams (17 ½ ounces or about 3 ¾ Continue reading PIZZA PERFECT!
Italy Takes the New York International Olive Oil Competition (NYIOOC) by Groves #knowtheproducer Known as “The World’s Most Important Olive Oil Competition”, the New York International Olive Oil Competition is the largest olive oil quality competition in the word, bringing together Continue reading ITALY WINS BY GROVES! #KNOWTHEPRODUCER
It’s spring and that means we are eating more mushrooms. Not only are they tasty and delightful on a hot spring day, they have health benefits too! Mushrooms and Truffles are a divine combo. Their fans are more than that Continue reading EAT MORE MUSHROOMS!
What’s In Your Pours? And how do you know? #knowtheproducer Those are the questions behind our newest campaign, #knowtheproducer, and the reason we take such great pride in working with our producers to bring you the best of the best Continue reading What’s In Your Pours? #knowtheproducer
On a blustery, snowy, February day, Marco Oreggia brought a group of internationally renowned olive oil producers, including almost two dozen of Italy’s best olive oil producers to New York, to launch his 2016 guide. Olive and and wine were Continue reading Flos Olei Launch: NYC
Agromafia is a term many learned in the 60 Minutes story on January 3, 2016, kicking off the new year with an olive oil expose. 60 Minutes, together with Tom Mueller (author of Extravirginity), and the Italian government’s “Food FBI” Continue reading 60 Minutes Investigation: Agromafia Olive Oil Fraud