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AUGUST-SEPTEMBER, 2017

For all our olive oil and balsamic vinegar customers in HALIFAX and the rest of NOVA SCOTIA, NEW BRUNSWICK & PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND...we are now offering FREE SHIPPING on orders over $100.00 (pre-tax).
Can't find your favourite Veronica Foods oils and vinegars? We would be happy to ship them to you. Check out this website for our vast collection of your favourite oils and vinegars. Email your order to info@olivofresco.com or call 905-844-1452 !



July 14, 2017

More new exciting flavours in store now for your culinary enjoyment! 
Passion Fruit White Balsamic Vinegar- wonderful in cocktails or over fruit and makes a great glaze or addition to marinades and dressings.....

Also new on the shelf ...Hojiblanca EVOO from Australia (Medium Intensity, May, 2017)

On the shelf soon...Picholine EVOO (Robust Intensity, May, 2017)

Favalosa EVOO from Chile...(Robust Intensity, May, 2017)

AND SPEAKING OF FRESH....Extra Virgin Olive Oil is always better, fresher! Look for the CRUSH DATE and buy within a year of the crush if possible.
July 7, 2017

 On the shelf now! 
Cara Cara Orange Vanilla White Balsamic Vinegar.Also,try the Cascadian Raspberry White Balsamic Vinegar the next time you drop by to stock up! 
The first of our Southern Hemisphere super fresh EVOO collection is here and on the shelf now! A lovely Medium Intensity Picual from Chile (May, 2017 harvest) with other fresh ultra premium oils from Chile and Australia to follow in the next couple of weeks.

June 27, 2017

Happy Canada Day! Our tasting store will be closed on Saturday, July 1, but oils and vinegars will be available for purchase next door at Cloud 9!

We are excited to announce that some of the new Southern Hemisphere line up of extra virgin olive oils should be arriving mid next week. Drop by to sample some amazing, fresh ultra premium oils from Australia and Chile!




APRIL, 2017
Check out the latest LOOK LOCAL issue (p. 60) featuring a delicious recipe for AHI TUNA POKE BOWL featuring some of our oils and vinegars! Pick up a copy at Olivo Fresco.   Image may contain: drink and food
  
   

MARCH , 2017

We are delighted to announce the arrival of our Northern Hemisphere EVOO collection...on the shelf now!!! Drop by and sample these spectacularly fresh, delicious and healthful oils.Check out the juicy details on this website under "products".

SPRING TRADING HOURS BEGIN!!

Tuesdays and Wednesdays              11:00-5:00  Thursdays and Fridays                     11:00-6:00
 Saturdays                                               10:00-5:00

Our Tasting Room  is closed on Sundays but products are available for purchase next door at Cloud 9 Coffee!(10:00 am-3:00 pm)

                                  




Thank you for your support over the past 4 years!

-Please note that Winter Hours are now in effect....We are open Tuesdays- Fridays 11:00 am-5:00 pm and Saturdays 10:00 am-5:00 pm. 
Our Tasting Room  is closed on Sundays but products are available for purchase next door at Cloud 9 Coffee!(10:00 am-3:00 pm)


get. Gift Baskets are also available and we can customize them to your specifications and price range.
November News!

  • -We are now open on Sundays(11:30-3:00) until Christmas for your shopping convenience!

-Ask about our rewards program the next time you shop. We appreciate your business and would like to express our gratitude !

-Check out our Gift brochure on this website for some excellent gift ideas for every bud
- We are excited to announce some new delicious products in store....
*IT'S A WILD THING Herbalista and Forager -Atlantic Sea Finishing Salts with naturally foraged herbs

*WILDLY DELICIOUS White Truffle Mustard, Fleur de Sel, Green Olive & Almond Tapenade.

September News Update!

Some NEW very special oils and vinegars await you !!!

Drop by soon to sample these spectacular oils and vinegars:

Don Carlo EVOO (polyphenol count of 556!!!)

Koroneiki EVOO -WINNER-BEST OF SHOW- LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL COMPETITION !!!!!

Denissimo Balsamico- Limited-Certified 1.36+ Density. Complex and viscous. Drizzle over cheese, fruit, meats and vegetables and desserts! Delicious and very special !

Lavender Dark Balsamic-Floral, sweet and herbaceous...Pair with chicken, lamb, vegetables or use in vinaigrettes or over ice cream.

September News!
The freshest, premium  most delicious extra virgin olive oils  are now on the shelf at Olivo Fresco. Drop by and sample our PENDOLINO mild EVOO from Australia or ARBOSANA medium EVOO from Chile. These outstanding oils were crushed in May, 2016. Coming soon, more award winning oils  including a Koroneiki BEST IN SHOW (Los Angeles Olive Oil Competition 2016)! See you soon!



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March/April News!

Drop by Olivo Fresco soon to sample our spectacular fresh Northern Hemisphere EVOO collection (Harvested and Crushed October/November 2015)

New in store !!! Champagne Wine Vinegar....Baklouti Green (Fused) Chili Oil (Some like it hot and if you're one of them you will LOVE this oil!).....Gravenstein Apple White Balsamic Vinegar

February 24, 2016

SALE...15 % OFF selected Southern Hemisphere Extra Virgin Olive Oils...End of season and we are making room for the Northern Hemisphere Oils! Oro Bailen Picual from Spain (Crush Date, October, 2015) has arrived and is on the shelf! Organic Arbequina EVOO from California and Cobrancosa from Portugal will be on the shelf soon! 


Jan./Feb., 2016

Happy New Year! Check out these 60 minute segments about olive oil...well worth the watch! Note Tom Mueller's interview.. I met Tom in 2012 and he is a big fan of our olive oils!!!It was very exciting to see him on 60 minutes! We have Tom's book Extra Virginity, The Sublime & Scandalous World of Olive Oil at Olivo Fresco for sale and to borrow!http://www.cbsnews.com/…/60-minutes-overtime-how-to-buy-ol…/ 

ALSO...Check out Tom's website TRUTH IN OLIVE OIL ...Tom has listed us as THE place he recommends to find quality olive oil in Oakville!

http://www.truthinoliveoil.com/great-oils/ontario/olivo-fresco
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HOLIDAY HOURS


Closed Dec. 25-28


Open Dec. 29-31 (Closing at 4:00 pm on the 31st)


Closed Jan 1



AUGUST NEWS!

  • ****We are delighted to announce that Olivo Fresco is the exclusive supplier in Oakville for HASKAPA Berry Jams, Dried Berries and Jalapeno Relish!!! With its unique and delicious flavours, a blend of tangy and sweet, raspberry meets blackcurrent meets blueberry, the HASKAP BERRY will delight you with its versatility.

****Packed with Antioxidants and high in Vitamin C, the Haskapa is so rich in nutrients that it was treasured for its natural goodness by the ancient Ainu tribe of Northern Japan. Ask for a sample on your next visit !


****Look for more information on

these fabulous new products and check out wonderful recipes for our oils and vinegars on our facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/OlivoFresco 



****To complete our already stellar line up ( 2 BEST IN CLASS WINNERS -New York International Olive Oil Competition) of ultra premium extra virgin olive oils, arriving next week 1 GOLD MEDAL WINNER, 1 SILVER MEDAL WINNER and again this year the CHILEAN CORATINA has taken BEST IN SHOW  at the Los Angeles Internation Olive Oil Competition !!!!! Drop by 81 Florence Drive for a taste of this spectacular collection!



JULY NEWS

ON THE SHELF NOW! SPECTACULARLY FRESH and  DELICIOUS KORONEIKI EVOO and HOJIBLANCA EVOO FROM AUSTRALIA! (CRUSHED 2 MONTHS AGO!!!)

COMING SOON >>>> AS OLD AS TIME COOKBOOK featuring recipes using Olivo Fresco's oils and vinegars....Fantastic gift idea !

PLEASE NOTE ....OLIVO FRESCO will be closed Tuesday, July 21st and Tuesday , August  4th.
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MAY -JUNE NEWS!!

NEW ON THE SHELF......MANZANILLO EVOO from Spain...this peppery EVOO has a whopping polyphenol count of 710 ppm!!!!

BACK IN STOCK...........ROSEMARY OLIVE OIL, POMEGRANATE QUINCE WHITE BALSAMIC, ESPRESSO DARK BALSAMIC

NEW IN STORE... JUST IN TIME FOR FATHER'S DAY! ....NOT YOUR DAD'S HOT SAUCE ...This locally made hot sauce comes in 3 lip smacking flavours....JAMAICAN ME SWEAT!, SMOKIN' HOT & ORIGINAL RECIPE...
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MORE APRIL NEWS! (April 23,2015)
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Just arrived and on the shelf now!

Coratina Gran Cru Extra Virgin Olive Oil -Italy

Cobrancosa Extra Virgin Olive Oil- Portugal

Arbosana Extra Virgin Olive Oil- California, USA


----------APRIL NEWS!

They've done it again! Oro Bailen picked up 2 GOLD MEDALS at the New York International Olive Oil Competition for their Arbequina and Picual Extra Virgin Olive Oils. You can find them on the shelf at Olivo Fresco! Drop by and sample these award winners !http://www.bestoliveoils.com/…/oro-bailen-reserva-familiar-… http://www.bestoliveoils.com/…/oro-bailen-reserva-familiar…/




________________FEBRUARY, 2015
On the shelf now...4 fresh and delicious extra virgin olive oils from award winning producers Margarejo and Oro Bailen ( Spain).

Also new....Black Currant Dark Balsamic Condimento , Pomegranate-Quince White Balsamic Condimento, Blenheim Apricot White Balsamic Condimento and Wild Dill Infused Olive OIil ! Drop by soon and sample these extraordinary oils and vinegars.




____________JANUARY 20, 2015

ON THE SHELF NOW! Drop by the store and taste our Mission, Arbosana and Koroneiki extra virgin olive oils from California.( November, 2014 crush)

Back in stock...Violet Dark Balsamic !!! 


_________DECEMBER 31, 2014

HAPPY NEW YEAR! THANKS VERY MUCH FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

  • New store hours for January -February, 2015. closed Sunday and Monday..regular hours Tuesday-Saturday


  • Cooking classes with Dylan Brettingham coming soon. Stay tuned for details!


  • 3  fresh Californian  (crushed in November, 2014) extra virgin olive oils ( Mission, Koroneiki and Arbosana) should be on our shelf by mid January. We'll let you know as soon as they arrive.


  • Mediterranean  (2014 harvest) extra virgin olive oils should be arriving by the end of February.

We thank you again very much for the great support you have given us the past 2 years! Olivo Fresco customers are the best!



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JOINING THE ALREADY EXTRAORDINARY LINE UP OF AWARD WINNING EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OILS, CORATINA ULTRA PREMIUM EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL FROM AUSTRALIA. THIS MEDIUM INTENSITY AMAZING OIL HAS WON BEST IN CLASS AND GOLD MEDALS IN INTERNATIONAL AND DOMESTIC COMPETITIONS!
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ON THE SHELF NOW! 5 NEW EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OILS FROM CHILE, AUSTRALIA AND PERU... TWO "BEST IN CLASS" AND TWO "GOLD MEDAL" WINNERS !!THESE ULTRA PREMIUM OILS ARE ONLY A FEW MONTHS OLD. Drop by the store to sample this exciting line up. ALSO NEW IN STORE...ROSEMARY FUSED OLIVE OIL ...GREAT ON ROAST POTATOES AND LAMB DISHES! 



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JUNE NEWS!

The Marquee Steakhouse & Piano Lounge in Milton is featuring some of our fabulous olive oils and balsamic vinegars on their new summer menu! Check them out....we guarantee they use quality ingredients!!http://www.marqueesteakhouse.com/#/page/5710/welcome-to-marquee/

MAY NEWS! AWARDS, AWARDS, AWARDS!!!

  1. We knew our extra virgin olive oils were special and now it is official!!! ANOTHER GOLD MEDAL AT THE LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL COMPETITION...This time it is our CORATINA GRAN CRU FROM ITALY!! 3 outstanding award winning olive oils in our collection right now! Come by and sample for yourself.http://www.deliziaoilandvinegar.com/2014/05/coratina-grand-cru-takes-gold-in-los.html


  1. ANOTHER AWARD FOR OUR ORO BAILEN PICUAL! This one from the Los Angeles Olive Oil Competition. Drop in for a taste!!http://www.deliziaoilandvinegar.com/2014/05/oro-bailen-picual-takes-gold-in-los.html

  1. ANOTHER PRESTIGIOUS MEDAL FOR OUR ORO BAILEN PICUAL EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL! http://www.deliziaoilandvinegar.com/2014/04/more-medals-best-of-show.html


  1. We were very proud to be a food sponsor at the Ladies Out Laughing Fundraiser for Cancer Research ! The 5oo ladies in attendance enjoyed our Tuscan Herb Olive Oil and our Fig Balsamic Vinegar. http://www.ladiesoutlaughing.ca/lol/Sponsors%202014.html
  2. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=559464894152330&set=pcb.559465110818975&type=1&theater



APRIL 15. 2014

GOLD MEDAL WINNER !!! NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL COMPETITION, 2014....OUR VERY OWN ORO BAILEN RESERVE FAMILIAR PICUAL FROM SPAIN.


April 1,2014

NEW IN STORE!

Melgarejo Frantoio Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Spain-Crush Date: Nov., 2013

Coratina Gran Cru Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Italy- Crush Date: Nov., 2013

Organic Arbosana Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil from California- Crush Date: Nov., 2013

Cobranosa Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil from Portugal- Crush Date : November, 2013



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OLIVO FRESCO ULTRA PREMIUM EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL NOW AVAILABLE.

Our supplier has raised the standard for extra virgin olive oil. Our extra virgin olive oils now exceed the International Olive Oil Council's standards for "extra virgin" designation.Ask us for more information or check out :
http://upextravirginoliveoil.com

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Travelling to Sochi for the games ? You don't have to pack your oils and vinegars! Veronica Foods (Olivo Fresco's supplier; check the back of your green bottles) is supplying all venues at Sochi ! Our oils and vinegars are being enjoyed by world champion athletes and their teams!


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New In Store!

KORONEIKI EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL (ULTRA PREMIUM), California
ARBEQUINA EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL (ULTRA PREMIUM), California
ORO BAILEN RESERVA FAMILIAR PICUAL EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL, (ULTRA PREMIUM), Spain


RED APPLE DARK BALSAMIC CONDIMENTO

GRAPEFRUIT WHITE BALSAMIC CONDIMENTO

CILANTRO & ROASTED ONION Infused Olive Oil