Our Cretan Extra virgin olive produced exclusively from the prime olive variety ‘’ Koroneiki’’. Its max acidity is 0,5%. The selective collection of the olive and the ‘’cold extraction’’ technique used with traditional mechanical means keeps and maintains the natural substances of the olive, ensuring the excellent quality of our olive oil. The olive oil from Koroni olives is delicious, with high nutritional value and improves the health condition of the human body. The distinctive flavour, aroma and rich composition of the oil, that our Koroni olives produce, is indeed very special and unique.
Our Greek Cretan Extra Virgin Olive Oil is characterized by a bursting fresh olive taste that reflects the sunny, warm climate of our homeland: Greece. A key element of the Mediterranean diet, considered one of the most beneficial foods since it is associated with longevity and prevention of diseases. Use it: in salads and marinades you as raw olive oil brings its rich sensory characteristics. In stews, by adding it 10 minutes before the end of cooking to enjoy the intense flavor and rich aroma. In brushing grilled meats, fish or vegetables, thereby enhancing their flavor. But also in frying wherein extra virgin olive oil is the only oil that withstands high temperatures and remains hygienic. You can fry up to 3 times, by using the same amount.
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Elea Creta’s products are ISO 22000, IFS and HACCP certified. They won the first prize on Germany’s Olìo Top 250 awards 2010 and have been recently awarded with London’s Great Taste Gold Award for 2012.
Fresh roasted Greek Coffee selected from the world’s finest varieties. Getting sealed in a protective atmosphere, just outside the roaster, guarantees perfect preservation of the unique flavor and aroma of our blend. Since 1951, we keep the tradition, by following the old successful recipe in our production. We offer you a cup of freshly roasted Greek coffee with rich taste, wonderful aroma that smells Greece. The package contains a handmade coffee pot, called ''briki''.This brass coffee pot allow the heat to be distributed slowly and evenly as our Greek coffee is brought to boil.
Keep it in a cool and dry place. Maintaining the packaging airtightly closed after opening. Even in the fridge.
Greece is famous for its pulses which represent a product of an exceptional taste and nutritional value. Nowadays, the nutritional value of legumes is recognized internationally, as they are an essential part of the Mediterranean Diet Pyramid. For vegetarians and those trying to reduce intake of animal foods, beans provide a protein-rich, low-fat alternative to meat.
Thick chickpeas from the area of Serres, from the rich plains of Macedonia in northern Greece and are famous for their exquisite taste. Chickpeas are a type of legumes that offer a range of health benefits- helping to increase satiety, boosting digestion, helping to keep blood sugar levels stable, increasing protection against disease, and more. Chickpeas nutrition are a potent package of protein, vitamins and minerals too, which is why they are often included in many healing diets as a nourishing food.
Our chickpeas are thick in size and of yellow/brown colour. However, you should never forget to soak the chickpeas overnight before cooking them. Apart from making the regular chickpea soup, you can also make delicious salads combining them with vegetables and herbs. Another delicious way to use chickpeas is to make a "revithada" (chickpea soup) - mashed chickpeas, or even chickpea patties. You can also cook them in the oven with tomato sauce, always framed with Greek Olive Oil.
Try our pure Greek pulses and offer an amazing dish to yourself and to your loved ones!!
Storage Instructions: Keep it in a cool and dry place. Soak the chickpeas overnight before cooking them