Virgin olive oil does not only give incomparable flavor to food, but also provides a plethora of healthy nutrients. It is a rich source of monounsaturated fatty acids and thus protects our body from the risk of cardiovascular diseases. It also contains some phenolic ingredients, which have been found to have anti-inflammatory and chemoprotective properties. Likithos virgin olive oil stands out not only for its rich flavor but also for its excellent quality that lets no precious ingredient to be lost.
We collect this high-quality and rare fruit, from self-sown wild olive trees, with respect towards nature. Wild olive oil contains properties that make it a natural medicinal product, often equivalent to conventional drugs. It contains large quantities of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids and has valuable antioxidant properties. Oleocanthal and oleacein, which exist in large quantities, have anti-inflammatory and anti-cancer action and they inhibit LDL (bad) cholesterol and the emergence of Alzheimer’s disease. Thus, with knowledge and devotion, we bring the so-beneficial Likithos virgin olive oil from wild olive, from nature to your home pharmacy because, according to Hippocrates, olive is the great therapeutic.