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Olive Oil and Heart Health

February is American Heart Month and We Olive is proud to support heart health and the American Heart Association by raising awareness of the risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Olive oil and heart health go hand and hand. Extra virgin olive oil, paired with a healthy diet, can help reduce your risk of heart disease.… read more

Pre-order your custom label gifts and get a free bottle with every case!

Get a free gift when you pre-order custom label holiday gifts! Custom label bottles of artisan olive oil and vinegar make a thoughtful and distinctive gift for colleagues, clients, friends and family. Order this month and get a bottle free with every case you purchase. Buy 12 bottles, get 1 free. Free item of equal… read more

We Wrote the Book on Authentic Olive Oil. (And It’s FREE!)

It’s an e-book, actually. A handy reference for consumers titled Guide to Authentic Extra Virgin Olive Oil. If you’ve ever visited any of our retail locations, you know all of us here at We Olive love to talk about olive oil – its health benefits, the nuances of taste differentiating the various varieties, the possibilities… read more

Don’t be fooled by grocery store olive oil!

Olive oil often makes headlines for its health benefits with new studies popping up each year highlighting the properties in EVOO that fight heart disease and cancer. In recent years though, olive oil is also making news for darker reasons. This story on 60 Minutes about the Italian mafia’s practice of producing fake extra virgin… read more

Win a year’s supply of EVOO with our #weolivetheearth Instagram Contest!

Want to win a reusable We Olive bottle that comes with a year’s worth of refills of your favorite olive oil and balsamics? Of course you do. Share your best photos on Instagram featuring your We Olive bottle and you could win! To enter: 1. Share your best photo(s) of a We Olive bottle on… read more

Links We Love – February 2016

Each month, we come across news, blog posts, and stories that we love from all corners of the internet. Here’s a roundup of our favorites here at We Olive. The Mediterranean Diet The Mediterranean Diet is all over the news and continues show promise for preventing a wide variety of health issues. Check out this… read more

Links We Love – January 2016

Following is a rundown of some of our favorite things floating around the web recently. Like this feature on Bloomberg asking the question that we’ve been waiting for. Is American olive oil about to have its moment? Yes! Yes! Yes! And this burger recipe from Italian superstar chef Massimo Bottura featuring a tangy balsamic mayo… read more

7 Benefits to Being Active

We often tout the many health benefits of olive oil, but we know that physical activity plays an important role in health and wellness. In honor of National Physical Fitness & Sports Month, here are 7 of the best benefits to being active. Control your blood pressure, blood sugar, and weight Lower your “bad” cholesterol… read more

3 ways to party like it’s Earth Day every day

Earth Day is important. It reminds us that even small efforts on our part can add up to big results in protecting our planet. There are lots of ways to make a difference – pick one or two or do them all and party like it’s Earth Day every day. 1. Reduce, Reuse & Recycle.… read more

How to Taste Olive Oil – The 4 S’s

How to Taste Olive Oil The best way to discover an oil’s flavor is to sip it “neat” – meaning on its own without bread or other food. This will allow you to savor the oil’s flavor without distraction. The 4 S’s Swirl – Swirling releases the oil’s aroma molecules. Keep the oil covered until ready… read more