Should Olive Oil Be Stored In The Refrigerator?
Proper Olive Oil Storage
Storing olive oil in the refrigerator can cause condensation to form in the bottle. Condensation/water in the olive oil will turn the olive oil rancid. The best place to store the oil is in a cool, dark place such as the pantry. Always remember to keep it away from the stove and light.
What Is The Shelf Life Of Olive Oil And Vinegar?
Shelf Life of Olive Oil and Vinegar
Olive oil will last 9 months. Vinegar will last 3-5 years. Remember, the only way it will last this long is proper storage.
Is Your Olive Oil Cold Pressed?
Olive Oil Cold Pressed
All of Naples Olive Oil Company’s olive oils are first cold pressed. Cold press is a chemical-free process using only pressure, producing a higher quality of olive oil which is naturally lower in acidity.
What proportions do you recommend to mix balsamic vinegar (I love the pomegranate) with olive oil for a salad dressing?
Generally emulsify 50/50. However, there are no rules. To taste is definitely the right answer. Sometimes you may want the proportion more or less depending on your dish or your palate at the time.
Can olive oil be used in place of butter?
Yes. Any recipe that calls for butter can be substituted with olive oil. Simply follow the conversion chart that we provide in the “Recipe” section of our website.