Latest Condiments Stories

2013-01-23 23:02:48

Just in time for Valentine´s Day, The Olive Oil Source Boutique today announced four new gift boxed sets of extra virgin olive oils or balsamic vinegar designed specifically for romantics of all ages that want to send a healthy message of love to friends and family. The new gift boxed sets are available on their Boutique website (http://boutique.oliveoilsource.com/browse/for-the-palate/426) where consumers can select from two unique combinations of high quality, healthy olive oils or...

2012-12-05 05:03:33

The Olive Oil Source, the industry leader in olive oil-related products, introduced five new extra virgin olive oils and five new flavored balsamic vinegars available on their Wholesale (http://wholesale.oliveoilsource.com) and Boutique (http://boutique.oliveoilsource.com) websites. The new products include the season´s newest Organic Olio Nuovo Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Organic Arbequina Extra Virgin Olive Oil and three new international blends from Chile, Italy and Spain. The new...

Mustard Evolved To Give Predators An Unpleasantly Spicy Meal
2012-08-31 13:01:11

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Many plants have developed spicy mechanisms that deter pests from munching on them. Mustard plants, in particular, have evolved their pungent flavor to effectively target and deter specific predators, according to a new study published this week in the journal Science. Researchers from Duke University, the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology in Germany and the University of Illinois at Urbana—Champaign looked at the...

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