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Greek Olive Oil

What does Greek Olive Oil have to do with History? What does it have to do, with an entire nation, the Greeks? Sometimes is really funny to dig throughout thousands of web or encyclopedia pages and discover how much history can vary depending upon who wrote it. With olive oil this kind of historical arguments […]

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Greek Olives

How to explain the taste of Greek Olives to someone who hasn’t tried them? “A taste older than meat, older than wine. A taste as old as cold water…”, wrote in his first travel book, “Prospero’s Cell” (1945), Lawrence Durrell whose later The Alexandria Quartet will tackle thousands of people throughout the world to come […]

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