Oliveoil zakros



Over the centuries, olive oil has played a crucial role in our daily diet as an essential fat. Traditionally, it is used in recipes in a variety of different ways, adding a drop of luxury and a pure taste to every dish.

With an acidity of just 0.3 to 0.6%, the oil is cholesterol-free and contains vitamin E, provitamin A (carotene) and monounsaturated fatty acids. Olive oil is recommended by scientists and nutritionists as it helps prevent heart disease, prolong life and keep you youthful.


Zakros Olive Oil is ideal for salads, fish and meat, or simply on bread.

Olive, Gods gift, old as human, valuable as life

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The "road" of oil was made from Minoans, passed from Greece to reach the shores of the Mediterranean and transfer the value of the olive.

The Zakros, on the eastern extremity of Crete, revealed a major commercial and cultural centers of the Minoan civilization, where people and trees lived together more than 3500 years. The archaeological findings confirm the speculation and enrich our land.
When the archaeologist N. Platon discovered the Minoan villa in Zakros Kato, pulled from the well of the palace olives preserved several centuries in a clay bowl, as an offering to the gods ...

The oil has always been a key part of the everyday diet. "The fruit of the olive greatest good" our ancestors said.

At banquets offered perfumed oils to diners as precious gifts  for body care and therapeutic properties.

Today in conferences, exhibitions and events, everybody is recognizing the value and contribution of  oil in good health.

The Cretan diet, which is essential oil, was introduced with confidence. With the high quality characteristics of the claim affirmation of the global culinary class, which it deserves.

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