Olive oil

The olive oil is the natural juice obtained from the fresh and healthy fruit of the olive, the olive. Spain is the largest producer and exporter of olive oil in the world, with a production of over 900,000 tonnes per year, 40% of which is exported. In addition to Spain, which occupies the first place in production, producing 50% of the world production. Thus one of every two bottles of the world contains olive oil from Spain. This places our country as an undisputed leader with a lot of difference compared to the rest. Other other European oil producers are Italy, Greece, Portugal, France, Cyprus and Slovenia.

SPANISH OLIVE OIL

OLIVE OIL
___TVE_SHORTCODE_RAW__SECTOROlive Oil stands out in all fats and oils of vegetable origin, as Spain is the largest producer and exporter[...]
The olive tree and its history
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Varieties of olives
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Processes of elaboration and types of oils
El Reglamento europeo CE 1513/2001, clasifica las categorías de aceite de oliva en cuatro; : “aceite de oliva virgen extra”,[...]
The AOVE (extra virgin olive oil) in gastronomy
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Protected Designations of Origen(PDO) for Extra Virgen Olive Oil
Buscando la excelencia, el aceite de oliva también cuenta con una amplia gama de Denominaciones de Origen Protegidas (cerca de[...]

QUALITY BADGES

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OLIVE OIL MILLS

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