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We Olive & the American Heart Association

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We Olive proudly supports the American Heart Association in the fight against heart disease and stroke. At each of our stores nationwide, we’ll be collecting donations for the American Heart Association and educating our guests about heart disease and stroke prevention. Visit the store nearest you, donate and enter to win a year’s supply of… read more

Happy Hearts 2015 Giveaway

Happy Hearts Giveaway: 2015 Official Rules 1. Eligibility. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. GIVEAWAY OPEN ONLY TO RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (COLLECTIVELY, THE “U.S.”) WHO ARE AGE 18 OR OLDER. IF YOU ARE NOT A RESIDENT OF THE U.S., YOU… read more

Realistic Resolutions

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Too many resolutions plus too great a change equals a recipe for failure, and nobody wants to start off the year feeling like a failure. We’ve been thinking about ways to combat the inevitable resolution fail and we believe that small changes are most likely to stick. Here are our realistic resolutions for 2015. Let… read more

Celebrate California Wine Month with We Olive

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It’s no secret that We Olive loves Golden State grapes so we are thrilled to have an entire month to feature the delicious and diverse wines that California produces. Throughout the month of September at We Olive locations nationwide, we will be featuring specials on California wines, wine tasting events and more. Here’s a rundown… read more

2014 Paso Robles Olive Festival: Supporting the Artisan Grower

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Each year our recipe contest winners gather at the Paso Robles Olive Festival to eat, drink and get inspired by the Golden State’s olive oil bounty. Even if you didn’t enter a winning recipe, the festival is a must-do event for California’s olive oil lovers. The goal of this annual celebration is to rally support… read more

What makes a winning recipe?

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Our annual recipe contest is back and with it comes the chance to win big. We’re giving away a Central Coast food and wine getaway to the creator of the best recipe featuring We Olive olive oil. A winner will be chosen from each We Olive location and from our online community as well. These… read more

Green Beyond the Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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We Olive was founded on the idea that the small olive growers in California deserved a platform to share their high-quality, low-yield extra virgin olive oil that by nature cannot compete with the pricing of its mass produced (and often adulterated) grocery store cousin. Many of those small farmers employ sustainable practices, farm organically and… read more

The Mediterranean Diet, Olive Oil & Your Health

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While the Mediterranean Diet, which includes a healthy dose of extra virgin olive oil, has been in existence for hundreds of years, recent studies provide compelling evidence of the associated health benefits. Topping the list of reasons to eat like a Greek: Reduced risk of coronary artery disease and stroke More effective than a low-fat… read more

5 Ways to Get Your Daily Dose of EVOO

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The research about olive oil and its health benefits becomes more compelling each year. We know that olive oil can help reduce your risk of coronary heart disease, stroke, diabetes and even cancer and dementia. We also know that the FDA recommends adding two tablespoons of EVOO to your diet to help protect your heart.… read more