View Single Post
Old 01-08-2013, 12:18 PM   #35
pvaudio
Legend
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 7,544
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by bad_call View Post
not to worry since most olive oil is fake. confirmed this by refrigerating and found which is real. http://www.foodrenegade.com/your-ext...live-oil-fake/
It sure is, and it's actually more sad than you think. It will even say in the fine print that it's a blend. Olive oil like Bariani or even Kirkland has a very unique taste and texture that is unlike any other oil. In fact, it's unmistakeable. There are different flavors that can exist i.e. Kirkland which is verified 100% is very neutral, but with a buttery flavor and aroma whreas Bariani is spicier and with a fruiter taste. However, much like coffee and wine, you can still tell that they're both olive oils (I'm using these two as examples as they're the two I use for dressing and cooking respectively). It's a shame that they put this bitter nonsense in bottles and call it olive oil because it happens to contain majority olive oil (and that's allowed).
pvaudio is offline   Reply With Quote