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Deglet Noor Dates vs. Medjool Dates: Which is Better?

Deglet Noor Dates vs. Medjool Dates: Which is Better?

Dates have a variety of uses. For centuries, people from all walks of life have considered them as culinary delicacies, using them in their cuisines. Although all dates are delicious, they are not all the same. There are plenty of different species to choose from, but a few of the most popular are the Deglet Noor and the Medjool. 

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Olive Oil: Nature's Heart Health Superfood

Olive Oil: Nature's Heart Health Superfood

Olive oil has long been known as a healthy, heart-friendly ingredient. But did you know it’s also a powerful antioxidant? Oleic acid, which is a type of monounsaturated fatty acid, helps regulate heart health, and polyphenols are antioxidants that can help prevent the oxidation of LDL (bad) cholesterol. 

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What You Need to Know About Polyphenols in Extra Virgin Olive Oil

What You Need to Know About Polyphenols in Extra Virgin Olive Oil

There are different factors that determine the polyphenol content of extra virgin olive oil, such as time of harvest, olive varieties, and climate. Polyphenols are naturally higher in Tunisian olive oil due to the varieties grown in the dry desert soil. 

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Cooking with Olive Oil: A guide to olive oil smoke points

Cooking with Olive Oil: A guide to olive oil smoke points

Olive oil is a widely used cooking oil, renowned for its distinct flavor and numerous health benefits. However, many people don't realize that olive oil can be used for more than just salads, dressings, and low-heat cooking. This blog post examines the smoke points of various grades of olive oil and which type can be used for different cooking applications, helping you to understand which grade of oil is best suited for the cooking technique they are using.

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