Extra Virgin Olive Oil Benefits

Extra Virgin Olive Oil Benefits, History & Culture

Using Olive Oil

Morocco Gold Extra Virgin Olive Oil is incredibly versatile, to have on its own also as an excellent cooking medium and a flavouring ingredient. It is becoming more and more popular as a dressing for salads and pasta, for finishing cooked dishes and for dipping with bread and raw vegetables before the meal.

High quality extra virgin olive oils like Morocco Gold are also like fine wines. They are the product of the type of olive, the soil conditions in which the olives grow, the climate and the time the olives are harvested and pressed. This means there are a whole range of flavour profiles.

The particular characteristics of Morocco Gold Extra Virgin Olive Oil, with its distinctive green fruitiness, hints of almond and herbs, fresh turf and the peppery aftertaste, gives a vibrant, well balanced finish. This means using our olive oil is easy as it can be used in a variety of ways. Here are just a few uses.

Using our Oil In Salads
In Salads

On Salads

A splash of Morocco Gold extra virgin olive oil mixed with vinaigrette makes salads super healthy and taste delicious.

Using our Olive Oil As A Dip
Perfect As A Dip

As A Dip

Using extra virgin olive oil like Morocco Gold as a dip for crispy, fresh bread is a great way to get the taste buds going.

Olive Oil In Soups
In Soups


A simple drizzle of this scrumptious oil over your soup can make all the difference. You don’t need much to seek the benefits. It adds a certain ‘je ne sais quoi’ to the hot soup and a special richness.

Used in Roasting
Excellent For Roasting


Not only does Morocco Gold extra virgin olive oil help food to cook it also adds a premium, tasty addition to the dish. High quality extra virgin olive oil also has the unique ability to draw out and accentuate the taste of whatever you are preparing.

Olive Oil Pour Hot Food
Pour Hot Food

Pouring Over Hot Food

Remember that heat brings out the flavour of an oil and so it will smell stronger when it is poured over hot food and its specific flavour characteristics will be more pronounced.

Pour Over Ice Cream
Pour Over Ice Cream

With Ice Cream

A drizzle of extra virgin olive oil over your ice cream really helps bring out the flavour in the ice cream and adds to the creamy texture. One to try out for sure! Who’d have thought it!

Remember the health benefits of using extra virgin olive oil in cooking and recipes shows are an added bonus.