IngredientsOrganic extra virgin olive oil (94%), Natural lemon extract (6%) At Food for Health® we grow the highest quality natural products. We work with Nature, instead of against it. We harness the right level of antioxidants, polyphenols and vitamins to impact your health and delight your palate. High Potency Nutrition and Great Taste Made In Collaboration With Nature. HEALTH PROPERTIES Our olives are organically grown and harvested early, when they are green. We cold press them within 12 hours with fresh Sicilian Lemons through a low-oxygen impact system. We then filter the oil through cellulose panels to remove 100% residues. The end result is ólixir®, our high potency organic extra virgin olive oil. Rich in aromas, taste and above all health boosting nutrients. The key nutritional values and related health properties are: 1. The high concentration of Polyphenol-antioxidants in ólixir® protect blood lipids against oxidation. The beneficial effect is obtained with a daily dose of 20g of olive oil (two tablespoons). 2. It protects cells against oxidative stress because of its high content of Vitamin E. 3. It contributes to reducing cholesterol as it has a high level of healthy monounsaturated fat (Oleic Acid) * 4. it has very low acidity which means high quality nutrition. *Replacing saturated fats with unsaturated (including monounsaturated) fats in the diet has been shown to lower blood cholesterol.
Aroma And Taste
Olixir® organic EVO with Sicilian Lemon’s bouquet opens with fresh and delicate notes of green lemon and green olives In mouth, it’s well rounded and harmonious. Lemon zest and essential oils come to life fully and wrap the olive oil. The gustative and retro-nasal sensations match and enhance its aromas. It proudly reveals a degree of pleasant bitterness and piquancy witnessing the presence of polyphenols.
Our dark glass bottles protect ólixir®’s health boosting nutrients against oxygen, light and heat. We recommend to store away from heat and light.