Australian extra virgin olive oils are some of the best in the world, and Olimas is no exception. We work with olive growers around Australia to produce delicious Australian Extra Virgin olive oil at great prices. The Mediterranean climate in Australia offers perfect olive-growing conditions, producing olives full of rich flavours.
Olimas olive oil has been carefully crafted using high standard production methods to ensure maximum freshness. Olives are pressed within hours to produce an exceptional fragrant and flavoursome olive oil that is a great source of antioxidants, Vitamin E and monounsaturated fats.
Olimas extra virgin olive oil - a fresh, fruity, versatile olive oil that you can enjoy every day!
Olive oil is what we get when the olive fruit – derived from the Olea Europaea (olive tree) is pressed as a whole. It is a traditional tree from the Mediterranean region. It is predominately used in cooking, however it is also found in cosmetics, soaps and medicines. The term ‘extra virgin’ refers to olive oil that is unrefined and still has its fruity flavours intact. Great care is taken during the production process to ensure the oil remains free of defects. This type of oil has zero acidity and must past through a chemical test in a laboratory as well a sensory evaluation by an authorised tasting panel.
So, how is olive oil good for us? Studies have found that people who regularly consume olive oil are less likely to develop cardiovascular disease. This includes stroke, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol and triglyceride levels. On top of that, if you increase your intake of olive oil, you may be assisting with reducing the inflammation in your body. But that’s not all.
Regular consumption of olive oil may help with the following health issues: