My fat of choice is animal variety. I can’t afford the “real stuff” I guess. Ingredients. It stayed the same colour and viscosity after an entire night in the fridge – just a little bit we had left over in a small bottle Needless to say, I’m going to be looking for another source, and one that is certified this time…. Smoking point (at which the oil breaks down) of a low polyphenol might be +/- 370 degrees F, while the smoking point of a high polyphenol olive oil is closer to +/- 400 degrees F. Cooking foods at lower temperatures likely preserves more nutritional value, therefore. How can you tell if your olive oil has gone rancid? If it’s truly good EVOO, that percentage should be NO higher than 0.08%. There is NO COMPARISON between the taste of that ‘liquid gold’ versus commercially purchased extra virgin olive oil. Berkeley Olive Grove 1913’s highest this year is 495. They have resources to catch dishonest suppliers. Berkeley Olive Grove 1913 organic EVOOs are shipped at the fastest feasible transit rate and packed carefully for protection, also avoiding likely transit layover days (weekends or holidays). Consumers desire for unreasonably cheap goods is a huge part of the problem as well. This is unreal. The big brands refused to deal with the local Mafiosi and make the choice to secure the raw material in la Costa Sol. A great economical buy but I can’t afford that right now as an upfront investment. So, I wonder if the people who say that Chaffin isn’t getting solid for them are actually wanting it to turn into a solid clump rather than just be a little more viscous. There is nothing at the sites mentioned about buying olive oil from the source. I get my olive oil from Equal Exchange now, who sources it from a co-op in Palestine. All his oils are independently lab-certified to be 100% extra-virgin olive oil. Think about it…. The fact that it’s sold in clear glass (allowing ultraviolet light to pass through and initiate peroxidation of the oil) and has a plastic lid (permeable to oxygen) are bad signs for the oil, even if what was put into the bottle initially was of good quality. I work at a food co-op and I have heard this. Have you tasted it to see its quality? I had to go to a regular grocery chain to find them. The antioxidants in extra virgin olive oil have been shown to help fight disease, as well as act as an anti-inflammatory in the body, protecting LDL cholesterol from oxidation. Unfortunately, you can’t simply go by taste alone. I saw that a 3L bottle costs 75 dollars…….guess I’m stuck with what I am purchasing, sadly. Even the California sources may be corrupt. Since your oil hasn’t been winterized, I think it has to be the olives. And your taxes pay their salaries! I was wondering if you could explain the reason behind WFN not clumping- maybe the winterization or wax or whatever. Regards. After reading these news stories last year, I was utterly intrigued when Tom Mueller’s tell all book finally came out. In addition, our Quality Assurance Team audits our vendors on random and scheduled visits to monitor their facilities and practices on an ongoing basis. I season my cast iron with an organic vegetable shortening (non-hydrogenated). You get lunch and a gallon of the first press from the year’s harvest. The creamy and buttery texture of coconut oil makes it an ideal moisturizer to slather all over the body. Hi there, after reading this remarkable paragraph i am also delighted to share my familiarity here with mates. Well, my Walmart brand evoo froze solid. I do not want to be eating adulterated olive oil! California Olive Ranch You can go to the UC Davis Olive Center site to see their reports. That’s their official stance. The scandal isn’t just limited to Italy. With stones? So, to see them you’ll have to enable javascript or disable your ad blocker. I’m going to attempt to find a legit olive oil at my local grocery store. I had no problem. I swear nothing is safe anymore!! Seems like I’ll have to search for the best olive oil alternative for health. Siena Farms of Modesto CA. Great Value Artisan and locally-produced olive oils (the variety you can find from domestic small family farms) have always passed every single test of authenticity. If you want more information, shoot me an email: growbig@mightygrow.com. Extra Virginity: The Sublime and Scandalous World of Olive Oil, Click here to get your $1 bottle of 100% fresh, real olive oil — a $40 value, Researchers at UC Davis find problems again with purity of imported olive oil, author of the go-to book on nutrition for fertility, http://www.truthinoliveoil.com/2013/08/trader-joes-extravirgins-and-floozies, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive_oil_regulation_and_adulteration#Refrigeration, http://click.linksynergy.com/fs-bin/click?id=UmeXomzhd*M&subid=&offerid=275461.1&type=10&tmpid=1077&RD_PARM1=http%253A%252F%252Fwww.vitacost.com%252Fbuy-coconut, http://www.valleyfeversurvivor.com/facts.html, https://www.foodrenegade.com/your-extravirgin-olive-oil-fake/, Olive Oil: 35 Wickedly Cool Uses For Your Home & Body, The Secret Ingredient In Your Orange Juice, How To Make Butter: Homemade Butter Tutorial. I assure you it’s as real as it gets! All my java is working fine. Hope to see a difference! That get’s me to another point: How can you tell what year’s crop you have? If, however, the oil you put in the fridge fails to thicken at all (still appearing as clear and runny as it did at room temperature), then you know something certain: that it’s fake! Ottavio Hi….please help . I also believe anything beyond all fresh, uncooked food intake ought to consider fresh, raw, alive enzyme foods as important. Wow. My oil is very real. Temecula Olive Oil Company makes high quality olive oil products. What about the Jovial.com’s extra virgin olive oil they have? As much as I would love to have a Trader Joe’s near me, their olive oil almost always fails the refrigerator test from what I hear. Thank you so much for sharing this! In almost all cases, they buy their oil from distributors who promise it’s 100% extra-virgin olive oil. There are some amazing olive oils all over the world. 2.If buying imported oil, where are the olives actually grown? I vouch for the Wilderness Family Natural’s olive oil because I’m friends with Annette (the owner). We have our olive oil nutritionally analyzed every year and we always recieve stellar marks. Filippo Berio The California Olive Oil Council and the Australian Olive Association both have programs that make their seals trustworthy. I used to live in Greece. You must first disable your ad blocker or enable javascript for the page. They are not nutrient dense…, Norine Forrest Robinson via Facebook says. Unfortunately, according to Mueller’s book, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN doesn’t matter. I stuck my Trader Joe’s Italian cold pressed 100% virgin olive oil in the fridge, and after a day it barely had any tiny clumps at all. Think again. It’s tasty and easy enough for me to pick up at a few grocery stores in my area. Well not only does it have no flavor… it also does not even pass the first test. T.J. is one of the world’s leading experts on quality olive oils. But then you say to yourself, if it happened in Italy, who tells me It’s not happening in Spain? Antonia Louise Longo — It made me giggle, too. Theirs has long been my favorite for flavor. It came driect from an olive oil press on the slopes of Mt Etna in sicily this year. I was thinking of getting that. It has a normal olive oil taste but it's super smooth and heats up really quickly. Other adulterated extra-virgin olive oils are cut with just enough of the cheaper oils that they’ll still be mostly olive oil, so they’ll have some clumping, too. THEN finishing with a fresh and raw (alive enzymes) extra virgin olive oil both enhances the flavor and desirability of the food and offers to the body the greatest possible benefit of the fresh, raw, healthful food that is high polyphenol extra virgin olive oil. Italian newspaper La Stampa tested 20 of the most popular brands in Italy - where so much great olive oil is made - and found 45% fake. That is like saying why gamble on Grass fed beef or chicken, or wild caught seafood. Any idea if the oils at Trader Joe’s are ok? Indeed, EV misunderstood & misapplied as supposedly pure. They also make a soap that is absolutely luxurious. Olive oil is a $1.5 billion industry in the United States alone. You only get the health benefits if its the real deal. I make absolutely no claims whatsoever as to the authenticity of Dauro oil. But what make you think “Bionaturae” is any better or even legit for that matter? Really, any olive oil from a single farm or small co-op will almost always be legit. Best applied to wet skin for easy absorption, coconut oil helps restore your skin’s oil balance internally, thereby preventing breakouts. The evidence is damning. This scam has existed for decades. Thanks! Olive oil in dark-colored bottles or steel cans is more likely pure, but you should still do an at-home test (see below). If olive oil is perishable, under what conditions were these olives grown and harvested? Some people give value to these practices. Rita, you bring up a valid point. We believe that quality along with price is essential to the value of our products and we got to extreme measures to make sure we are bringing you the best of both. My Whole Foods olive oil did NOT become thick and cloudy after I put it in the ‘frig 6 1/2 hours ago. Rather, it’s their supplier’s. I realize this is a bigger issue in the summer months. I was kinda shocked as some of those that were not real. However, we only press ONCE to produce a sought after, health giving olive Oil. All of the fake olive oil I’ve bought over the years came from health food stores, including the brands listed above in the failed studies. I’m concerned that the study was done by a CA olive oil producer. Higher smoke point, better flavor, more protein, and pretty hard to fake. I will not buy or eat anything grown in Bakersfield, CA or Arizona!!! Visit the ranch, near Wimberley, TX and you can taste wine and hear the (almost) complete history of olive oil for a mere $15 (was only $6 when we went a few years ago). And that great olive oil is something you use sparingly as a condiment, not something for frying everything you eat in. A noisy messy job. I have joined the most wonderful Fresh-Pressed Olive Oil Club. I don’t see any olive oil purveyors on your page. I want to know which ones are real and which ones aren’t. We also thank you for shopping with us at Trader Joe’s. Bragg’s is so good with all of their products. for years I been trying to find real olive oil my doctor told to get the real olive oil some are so fake and unhealthy for me , check on the bottle and the color of it , The real olive oil is a must for thyroid and Cancer problem. I really enjoy your blog and your writing! I wonder if it has the same benefits, and if it does, how much it costs. It’s only with extensive laboratory testing that you can actually determine if it’s real or fake! I bought 2 gallons from Chaffin Family Orchards in Calif. We lived in the North Woods and I stored it in a freezing basement. I now buy Trader Joe’s Greek olive oil and hope it’s not fake! Polyphenols are antioxidants (healthful) and can range very greatly between varieties of olive and production/milling techniques. According to Bernarducci, an olive oil should be used within 12 to 14 months of its harvest date (sometimes called a crush date). The Olive Oil Hunter. I particularly like that it's organic and extra virgin. It is produced by one of Spain’s best producers that has won the best delicate olive oil in Spain 5 times since 2005 and used at the Nobel Prize Award Banquet 6 times since 2006. If so, it means that the olive oil can still be a pure olive oil, but it’s had the stearates (a saturated fat that ought to make up about 5% of an extra-virgin olive oil) removed. We spend days pressing tons of olives. This is enlightening. As part of the tour we were given a taste test of a couple of different olive oils. Been hearing rumors about this over the last year. What if it’s certified organic? That’s why I enjoy the subscription service via the Fresh Pressed Olive Oil Club. It’s not cloudy at all. I’m actually reading Tom Mueller’s book at the moment. It’s unethical and fraudulent, but it isn’t actually harming most of us. By being involved at this level we can ensure the quality of our Olive Oils. Well, now I’m inclined to call them and ask them if they sell any winterized oil. This one divided the panel. Wow! Filippo Berio They are throwing away the opportunity to be a leader in selling quality olive oil, but they are failing miserably, asuming their customers are just as clueless as they appear to be. I don’t believe it is a “pipe” dream you have, but something that could really happen and perhaps is somewhat already. I learnt about this last year after visiting an olive grove where I was temporarily living. You can taste the amazing difference. It’s a family farm in N. CA. Organic extra virgin all the way. There’s only one large problem with olive oil… not all types are created equal. http://www.lucerooliveoil.com/2012-gold-medal-award-winner-extra-virgin-olive-oils.html. The shame of this is that great flavor is lost, but so are the wonderful and amazing health benefits of evoo. It’s one of the things Mueller mentions in his book. I’m working with a group of Texas olive growers who will market Texas grown, PURE EVOO as soon as next year. Star I immediately bought the olive oil off your site. Is this just a “glitch” on your site? And don’t know any local olive farmers! I remember buying Aria brand from Crete at Fresh Market. Sad. People are committed to it because when they find it, they realize how amazing it really is. It is a fungus in the soil. Also, I’ve now had 3 gallons of Chaffin olive oil, and all of them have turned semi-solid in the fridge. That said, I do tend to use a LOT of olive oil for my family of 5, so I also buy locally from an olive ranch that is just 9 miles from my house here in TX! I agree with Kristen M. Additionally, Mr. Mueller recently did a taste test of 6 TJ’s brand (supposed) EVOOs: (I use it to cook food, season cast iron, eat them by spoonful, use it as sunscreen etc!) It means those of us who live somewhere olives can’t grow wouldn’t get olive oil. I’ve switched over to pastured butter and palm oil for cooking. Read the book Extra Virginity, all about this, it’s a great read. I see you are not mention the Dauro in your article, but kind of implies it with the pic. Needless to say i knew what was happening right away. That’s one reason I haven’t purchased it before. Sources Through our history our olive oils have ranged between 0.05% (lowest readable) and 0.14%. In 2008, more than 400 Italian police officers conducted an operation called “Operation Golden Oil,” which resulted in 23 arrests and confiscation of 85 farms. But is it unrefined which means it has all the health properties? She travels to Italy, Spain, Greece and Australia’s olive groves during the harvest season, meeting suppliers and taking part in the process of putting together each of our high quality olive oils. The food industry is pretty screwed up when we have things like that being such a big problem. It has thickened some but still very pourable with some of it looking as thin as before refrigeration. I had no idea until I read about it – I was quite shocked. COUNTRY OF ORIGIN doesn’t matter. I’m going to assume that some brands are better than others at certain times of the year. So many good oils out there to choose from and I’m starting to think olive oil is overrated. I would NEVER trust Trader Joe’s. We get our EVOO from a local source. I get that this is a big problem, but I do think there are good producers out there–even imported ones. I’d rather purchase two small bottles than Kirklands large plastic bottles, eveything else being even. We hope this information adequately addresses your concerns, and we do appreciate you allowing us the opportunity to address this matter with you directly. I bought one bottle to start but now realize I did not even check on how shipping is done . California Olive Oil has changed. It’s fantastic. More than seventy percent of the imported oils failed. It’s the Holy Spirit that gives The Olive Oil it’s unique abilities..Not nothing of man. Since the WFN oil comes from a small, individual locale, and since I trust Annette to have verified the source, I trust the oil she sells. Do you still buy Equal Exchange’s olive oil? That’s still really disappointing, as that changes the fat profile of the oil to one leaning more heavily on the PUFAs and less on the mono-unsaturated and saturated fats. Very interesting and insightful article, but one that begs an useless point. Its a big deal for us because we have food allergies in our home. Many studies also show that olive oil prevents blood clotting and lowers blood pressure, protecting against cardiovascular disease. <3. Thanks for the great post. If any time you find Dauro, I highly recommend you to try. I heard somewhere in all the controversy that walnut oil has almost the exact same fatty acid profile, and therefore it gets used a lot to fake people out. Weird. It reveals nothing of the health benefits. There’ve been arrests in Spain, Greece, the entire Mediterranean, really.There are small-scale producers in Italy doing things right, just like there are producers here in the U.S. doing things right. http://queencreekolivemill.com/. Oleoestepa But some olive oils labeled “Italian” are often packed in Italy, but use olives grown in Tunisia, Greece, and Spain, among other countries. ty, Here’s a list of the EVOOs that tested pure. Wow! HAH! I left it in there for several days before finally taking it out to use it, though. Olive oil fraud is rampant. Why is everyone so committed to olive oil when the facts say few of us have ever even actually had it? Coconut oil comes in MANY different qualities also and IS many times adulterated. Spectrum was one of the others. no way!’. It’s olive oil, for goodness’ sake! What’s the likelihood of it being real? Many thanks, However I am going I mixed the canola and the true EVOO until I made it match the spectrum oil. Texas olive oil rocks! It’s been my fave for 3+ years. I am lucky to live near one of the best. Contrary to popular belief, a lot of the oil sold as Italian olive oil does not actually come from Italy. If you don’t have any local olive growers near you, then I personally vouch for the online olive oil supplier found here. She personally travels to the source of EVERY product she sells to verify its authenticity and to make sure it’s among the absolute best. Can You Test Olive Oil To See If It Is Fake – or Not? Instead, it waves a lot of red flags. And we live in America, this great nation where everything, it seems, is a lie? But the available alternatives are way better anyway, so I was over it years ago. I’m a happy club member). Please email me at info@theolivarcorp.com. http://www.truthinoliveoil.com/2013/08/trader-joes-extravirgins-and-floozies, Three of the six he rejected outright as blatantly defective; one he said was “tired” (ie, degraded to the point of barely passing minimum threshold of the low-ball International Olive Commission’s “extra virgin” standard) and yet the label the claimed it would still be good for two more years. You say to go to your site for a listing of “safe” brands of Olive Oil, but the site won’t open to that list, why not? It’s really disturbing, but I’m so glad I can stop eating fake oils. I didn’t think you could do that and still call it “extra-virgin,” but maybe I’m wrong. They also have shelves FULL of GMO foods & highly processed & junk foods, so I don’t put anything food wise past them or any other grocery store. On Jan 31, 2013, at 5:13 AM, Amy Galland wrote: I just searched and searched to find a source for organic, cold pressed, virgin olive oil sold in dark bottles and grown and processed domestically and was so happy to find you. Hi just wondering if you have a subscription service? Olive oil is a staple of the Mediterranean diet and its long list of health benefits is constantly growing. All three have been COOC certified for 2012. Have you tasted it for its silkiness/texture, flavour? Maybe because some of us don’t like the flavor of coconut oil on our salad. It is the little changes that will make the greatest Spectrum® brand Organic Unrefined Extra Virgin Olive Oil is 100% organic and 100% first cold pressed, with a robust, fruity aroma and rich nutty flavor. Were the people who did the research using honest-to-goodness olive oil? I think it comes out to roughly $7 per 12 ounces. Can it still be fake olive oil? They send you the first bottle free. What do you think, Food Renegade? Those are hyper-endemic areas for Valley Fever / coccidioIdomycosis!!!! I could keep going but for the sake of not boring our readers, I’m going to stop here. I would never have thought Cosco would have good EVOO. So unless you bought it directly from a producer or a certified distributor, the olive oil in your kitchen marked “Italian extra virgin” is very probably a fake. The most common form of adulteration comes from mixing extra virgin olive oil with cheaper, lower-grade oils. Bette Mae Wirta Marceau via Facebook says. I just put in an online request to my local library so I can read this book! If it was certified organic AND from a domestic producer AND from a small, family farm, then I’d think it’s a good bet even if I didn’t personally know the farmer. In simple terms, best to ask a few things to help assure you are actually getting quality, fresh extra virgin olive oil: In a review of studies on the effects of various cooking methods on olive oil, researchers noted that temperature, cooking time and cooking method "undoubtedly modify the olive oil chemical profile" and that the polyphenols and vitamin E in olive oil become "almost depleted after a short heating period." WHAT?! How to Tell if Your Olive Oil Is Fake: The Oil Lamp Test. Very useful advice in this particular post! Newman’s Own That way the fake oils can STILL BE CERTIFIED AS REAL by whatever lax certification standard they’re using. The biggest offender seems to be Whole Foods, but apparently, TJ also sells “natural” products, which, of course, aren’t regulated and can contain all the GMOs they want. Our trees are all Mission, the California heirloom variety and one particularly high in polyphenols (antioxidants). Sorry, but how do we know wilderness naturals is ok? The order comes to me, and it’s always fresh from the press (within 30 days, usually less). Re: Costco Kirkland EVOO..I believe it is just the organic one that he talks about. challenging politically correct nutrition, January 1, 2019 by Kristen Michaelis CNC 313 Comments | Affiliate Disclosure. That seemed a little better tasting but I will have to give it the olive oil lamp test and the fridge test too. I believe ultimate cooking temperature is a significant consideration regarding ultimate value of the food to the body. For people like me who don’t have access to the good local stuff, this was a big help (found via http://www.CrunchyBetty.com): http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/720875, THANK YOU so much for posting this link. I had no idea that this kind of alteration of olive oil goes on. I would look for less than 0.2% on the labels you read. Hmmm. They also won’t work if you have javascript disabled. Kristin- )and many other countries used machines to pick resulting in mixing the good olives with the bad and so an inferior oil. My fiancé nearly died from Valley Fever & the CA Dept of public health told us they cannot afford to run a Valley Fever awareness campaign because they depend on tourism & residents moving here. He says he could not find USA oils that met his standards. The “crud” would settle on the bottom. I also thought this book was fascinating. Explaining my concern over trusting suppliers and getting assurance of quality, purity, etc… I was told that they have a person 100% dedicated to EVOO, with no other duties, besides EVOO product. How reliable is that market? I put my Kirkland (Costco) branded Extra Virgin Olive oil in the frige last night. I have found a good unfiltered brand which I tested in the fridge. Mezzetta Safeway my friends on facebook recommend using extra virgin coconut oil… but now i am wondering what information you can dig up on that. 14 Brands Of Fake Olive Oil You NEED To Avoid! Also, you might let it sit in there longer. I called Bragg and had a lengthy discussion with the back-office, just last week (Jan2014). Can’t tell if this is sarcasm or not, but I would put Costco and any other price conscious brand down as almost certainly fake. . There isn’t enough supply for the demand. Sorry… I’m still suspicious, and as much as I love Costco & shop there weekly, I’ll continue doing my research on what foods they & others sell. Smaller chains do not have those resources available to them and have to go by their supplier’s words, so to speak. Even more healthy & a higher smoke point. http://www.oliveoilsource.com/article/freezing-olive-oil-can-prove-extra-virgin-quality-its-fiction. Thanks. CBD full spectrum oil side effects: Fake or miracle cure? Extra Virgin Olive Oil – Beware that there’s olive oil fraud going on, and some brands are mixed with unlabeled GMO oils (like soybean oil), so it’s important to find a brand you trust. May not be perfect, but right now I don’t live near olive orchards so I do what I can. Second, if it’s cut or made with canola from Italy but labeled organic, can it still contain GMOs in your opinion…from tracking gmo standards in Italy, I can’t find gmo canola, do you know if this is also an issue as I have been consuming supposed high-quality organic olive oil from my co-op or WF for decades and have been tireless in my attempt to avoid GMOs…thus this presents a whole other quandary to consider–would love your thoughts on this. And the evidence? . if it’s not about $20 an ounce, it probably doesn’t have any olive oil in it. Producers in any market have to be paid fairly to produce superior goods. Well it took allot of canola, more then 60% the of my mix was canola. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive_oil_regulation_and_adulteration#Refrigeration, Geesh! it is so hard to find REAL Organic anything. Wouldn’t that make the same brand label have different oil combinations inside, at different times of the year? So how do you know if you’re getting the right stuff? I left my TJs bottle in the fridge for comparison and found that while the TJs clumped (and eventually turned solid after getting pushed to the back of the fridge), there isn’t a single speck in the WFN bottle after being in the fridge for two days, and it appears to still flow pretty well. I know right?… I use butter, and will be making my own shortly out of raw, grass fed, organic, local cows milk and goats milk. So apparently that test supports the allegation above that it is not olive oil! According to Tom Mueller, an intrepid journalist who wrote a scandalously revealing book on the subject, 70% of the extra virgin olive oil sold is adulterated — cut with cheaper oils. I’ve been buying Mario organic olive oil for years…. This article aims at providing you with the best olive oil reviews so you can choose your bottle wisely.. To be clear, I do *not* buy food at Costco (nor chain grocery stores either), but I know a little bit about how they do business. They’re not pricey at all (super affordable, really, when you consider that you’re buying by the gallon instead of a little bottle). I live right next to an organic olive orchard and mill. This oil meets and exceeds the International Olive Oil Council's stringent standard of quality and purity. It’s first cold press and 100% real and unadulterated. I don’t GET why anyone would CHOOSE animal fats over plant-based – not only are the health/ nutritional factors virtually NIL, if not extra DAMAGING, using animals for everything has been on the ouTs for years due to the horrendous conditions & treatment of animals raised on factory farms! I rarely use olive oil these days. All mechanized super-high density olive oils tend to be very low (80-100), compared to the average true extra virgin olive oil of about 220 ppm. 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