Trade Secrets

Last week we received our most recent shipment from Italy– a large shipment of olive oil (link) and one secret treat. This shipment was organized in early March, arrived in port in the U.S. on April 4, experienced a delay Continue reading Trade Secrets

Selections from Lazio and Abruzzo

We have found tremendous unsung heros in the olive oil world in the regions of Lazio and Abruzzo. While Lazio may be well-known as the region of Rome, the region’s olive oils do not have the cachet of those from Continue reading Selections from Lazio and Abruzzo

Olive Oil Awards at SOL in Verona, Italy

We have or soon will have six of the Award winners from SOL in Verona, Italy. SOL concludes its run today, 12 April.  SOL runs concurrently with Vinitaly, and the extra virgin olive oils are notable oils, often from the Continue reading Olive Oil Awards at SOL in Verona, Italy

L’Aquila Earthquake Support

We’re very concerned about the Italian communities hit by the L’Aquila earthquake, and have noted that the  Red Cross site is accepting donations for the communities in the region. The linked page goes shares the stories related to the Red Cross Continue reading L’Aquila Earthquake Support