More Information on the Benefits of Olive Oil

Here are some useful sites and reference material to inform you not only about our olive oil but of olive oil generally, from its history, production, tasting techniques to the health benefits of consuming and using olive oil.

General Web Sites about Olive Oil

The International Olive Council
http://www.internationaloliveoil.org/

The Olive Times
http://www.oliveoiltimes.com/

Kalamatian Olive Oil – in Greek but you can translate it into English via google translate.
http://www.elies-ladikalamatiano.gr/

All About Olive Oil – general information about olive oil and comparison notes between different olive varietals and growing locations.
http://www.all-about-olive-oil.com/

European Olive Oil Medical Information Library
http://web.archive.org/web/20010609052317/http://europa.eu.int/comm/agriculture/prom/olive/medinfo/uk_ie/index.htm

All Olive Oil – from health, history, uses, production and culinary information
http://www.alloliveoil.com/

Web Sites about Kalamata & Messenia Prefecture

Messina Chamber of Commerce and Industry
http://www.messinianchamber.gr/mesinia/shared/index.jsp?context=101

Kalamata – Messinian Tourist Bureau
http://www.kalamatacb.gr/