This book is a first in South Africa - an interesting
and informative look at the olive and olive oil
industry in this country. Follow the Olive Route
and sample some of South Africa's finest olives
and oils. Enhance your cooking, grow healthier,
and live longer!
- The story of the origins of olives in Africa
- A full co lour map of the Olive Route
- Local producers, their products and contact
- Delicious recipes using local olive products
- Tips for tasting olives and oils
- Facts about the health-giving properties
of extra virgin olive oil
Extra virgin; extra health! Read, taste and
"What a delightful read... packed with interesting
facts and user-friendly...guides the reader through
the process of extracting the oil from the fruit,
then through tasting the different olive oils...a
must for the enthusiastic cook."
Linda Costa, Olives InFact (Pty) Ltd.