Mount Athos Olive Oil with herbs – Xenophontos Monastery | 250ml
The extra virgin olive oil of Xenophontos Monastery on Mount Athos enriched with herbs is a rare and fine monastic product.
Net Weight: 250ml
The extra virgin olive oil with aromatic herbs has been produced and bottled by the monks of Xenophontos Monastery on Mount Athos.
Olive oil is the most basic component of our Mediterranean diet. It is necessary in all our dishes and salads. The virgin olive oil is extremely healthy and nutritious, with strong flavor.
Combined with the vinegar from Xenophontos Monastery, it accompanies perfectly all dishes and salads.
The importance of the consumption of extra virgin olive oil is great:
• The extra virgin olive oil consumption contributes to the reduction of LDL (bad) cholesterol and increase of HDL (good) cholesterol.
• Researchers have found that a diet low in fat may cause reduction of bad cholesterol but also decreases HDL (good) cholesterol.
• In contrast, a diet rich in fat based on extra virgin olive oil helps the reduction of bad cholesterol and increases HDL (good) cholesterol.
Another unique monastic product that is available exclusively via the Mount Athos products exhibition.