Basil and olive oil go together like the sun and the sea!
Terra Creta Grand Cru extra virgin olive oil is made from only the best, specially selected olives. Olive oils vary enormously in both taste and composition. Terra Creta olive oil's excellent taste, very low acidity and more environmentally friendly production processes make it the king of olive oils!
Terra Crete's secret to producing super-quality extra virgin olive oils lies in its special approach to growing olive trees and bringing them from tree to bottle with care and heart.
The whole body loves olive oil and it can be used internally as well as externally. Olive oil supports cardiovascular health, helps the blood lipid profile and, as an antioxidant, helps our bodies cope with the stress of oxidative stress (which causes premature aging and tests our immune system, among other things).
Health claims / EFSA:
M-2008-1061 1316 - Olive oil and/or olive pomace oil - Health of the cardiovascular system, General population.
M-2008-1061 1332 - Olive Oil - Improves blood lipid profile
M-2008-1061 1333 - Olive Oil - Reduces oxidative stress.
M-2008-1061 1367 - Name of Food product: Olive Biophenols Description of food in terms of food legislation categories: Food supplement Was food on Irish market before 1st July 2007: No - Health benefits of food: A potent source of antioxidant biophenols for strengthening and balancing of the immune system from free radicals Do benefits relate to a disease risk factor: No Target group: All of the general population including children and
M-2008-1061 1637 - Polyphenols (general and from grape, olive and cacao in particular) - Antioxidant properties