Virgin pumpkin oil is extracted from the seeds of Cucurbita Maxima (the yellow pumpkin) by cold pressing. It is native to Styria, a region in southern Austria, where it is known as "Black Gold" because of its qualities and color. Nutrition: This oil is rich in beta-sitosterols: plant sterols with similar composition to estrogen and androgens, which can promote the well-being of the female and male reproductive systems.
How to use it: Virgin pumpkin oil has intense flavor and color, making it suitable for seasoning soups, velvety soups, or for flavoring vegetable dishes. In personal care it is used to treat skin irritations, given its soothing and restructuring properties.
In our CSR approach, we particularly want to engage in a field of Organic Provence Herbs from local producers. Thus, our Provence Herbs, our Oregano, our Rosemary, our Saffron and our Thyme are PROVENCE origin. They are packed in nice glass jars.
This pack of 5 PROVENCE units could be sold separately.
This product is packaged in non-transparent bottles of 250 ml quantity. The organic extra virgin olive oil is produced from Kalamon olives harvested early (green colour). The product is rich in phenolic content and fits the EU health claim for enhanced health protective properties (Commission Regulation (EU) 432/2012) and is associated to the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) recognizing olive oil polyphenols, including compounds of oleocanthal and oleagenin, as anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. The regulations can be applied only to olive oil containing at least 250 mg of polyphenols per 1kg of olive oil. The product is certified by Lacon.
Flower of Salt Nin in a combination with cayenne pepper is a product of superb quality and specific gourmet flavor. It is not used in the cooking process, but at the end as the final touch. This product is labelled with EU Ecolabel Certificate.
Typical Sicilian pesto made exclusively from tomatoes, fresh basil and almonds from Avola.
Use: Typical Sicilian pesto to use principally for a good complete plate of pasta especially spaghetti or for imaginative bruschetta or over mini crostinis. A fantastic marinade for chicken and vegetarian dishes.
5 October is the label with which we sell our blend produced from the earliest harvested olives. It is the most exclusive organic extra virgin olive oil in our collection, made from several cultivars harvested and pressed by October 5th. The prevailing varieties are the earliest in terms of ripening, there are Leccino and Raggia, as well as Mignola, Frantoio, Orbetana, Coroncina and Pendolino.
Taste: From the set of several cultivars combined in an early stage of maturation, an intense oil is obtained with a strong character, but still balanced, basically green, medium fruity with hints of almond, artichoke and decisive notes of bitter and spicy.
Appearance: The color is clear green, the result of immediate filtration through natural cartons which guarantees perfect conservation.
In the kitchen: Thanks to the peculiar hints of grass, almond and artichoke, given by the local varieties, used mainly raw, it allows you to enrich and enhance the flavor of more delicate dishes (salads, cooked vegetables, soups, etc.), but it is excellent on dishes with a more intense taste such as grilled, sliced or Florentine meat.
EKKO organic cold pressed unrefined rapeseed oil is officially certified – 100% organic, completely clean & natural product. Made only from finest quality ecologically grown rapeseeds complying with the strictest quality standards & using the most advanced cold-pressing technique.
Our selected production process ensures the retention of all valuable substances present in rapeseeds. Organic cold pressed unrefined rapeseed oil is extra rich in Omega-3, Omega-6 and Omega-9 fatty acids, also lysine, cysteine, methionine amino acids and vitamin E – all necessary for human health. The human body is not capable of producing the said substances, thus it is very important to consume food saturated with them.
Organic cold pressed rapeseed oil is excellent for everyday cooking as well as salads & salad dressings. The oil retains all of its best qualities while cooking in up to 190 °C. It is a healthy addition for various meals and cuisines!
Our Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil is obtained directly from olives and solely by mechanical means. The King of Italian tradition: it is an intensely flavored oil, suitable for seasoning all raw preparations and for cooking your favorite dishes. Our 100% Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil is derived from olives harvested and pressed in Italy, which are pressed on the same day as pressing to maintain the best organoleptic and nutritional characteristics.
How to use it? For cooking your favorite dishes and for seasonings. It is great in combination with meats and vegetables. In cosmetics it is used as a moisturizing oil. Nutrition: This oil is rich in oleic acid (Omega 9), polyphenols and Vitamin E. The latter are two powerful antioxidants that counteract the creation of free radicals, slowing cellular aging. Consumption of EVO Oil also helps protect the cardiovascular system by lowering LDL cholesterol levels.
Powerful blends of organic herbs and Essential Oil Crystals to enhance the flavour of any dishe.
Produced with aromatic herbs from the south of France. 100% from the EU.