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Harrods selling ‘fake’ Olive Oil

Tut Tut! It looks like ‘Horrids’ have had their wrists slapped recently!  Apparently they have been caught out by the Italians
for selling ‘fake’ Tuscan extra virgin olive oil on their website.  Strict European protocol dictates that bottles of olive oil may only be labelled as Tuscan olive oil if the whole manufacturing process, including growing, pressing and bottling happens in the region.  In the case of Harrods’ olive oil – it appears that it may well have

Spanish Liquid Gold

The buying and technical team from The Kerfoot Group have just returned from an annual audit of their key olive oil suppliers.  Here they share with us the olive oil manufacturing process as well as their thoughts on the market today. The majority of the Andalucía’s landscape in Spain is filled with row upon row of olive trees which makes for a beautiful landscape, as well as a fruitful olive production. Over 80% of Spain’s olives are harvested in Andalucía and with such diverse

It’s Incredible What Olive Oil Can Do!

Do you want to improve your health & live longer? Of course you do! Well here at The Kerfoot Group, we may just have found the answer…it’s only Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Who would have thought something that sits so smugly in the back of our cupboards could make us healthier & live longer?

A diet modified to include plenty of Extra Virgin Olive Oil has been shown to lower your risk of a heart attack or stroke & even dying from cardiovascular related conditions by a