Welcome to About Olive Oil, brought to you by the North American Olive Oil Association. At the NAOOA, we celebrate the health and versatility of all types of olive oil for all consumers in North America. Over thousands of years, olive oil has been a subject of passion and intrigue and has even played a leading role in classic American movies! About Olive Oil will guide you through the facts relating to the olive oil world today, pure and simple.
If you’ve wondered about olive oil basics, you’re in the right place for answers.
Start in Olive Oil World to learn the types and varieties, where they come from and
who uses them. Using Olive Oil will help you decide which type best fits your needs
as well as tips for purchasing and caring for your olive oil to keep it at its best.
When you’re ready to up your game, head to Exploring Olive Oil for information on
tasting, quality and other links to the growing universe of olive oil resources that
exist today. Finally, check back frequently for links to the ongoing health research
related to olive oil or to find great recipes and inspiration! Our Inspiration area
includes a royalty-