Month: December 2015

Holiday Dinner Starter: Autumn Root Vegetable Salad with Goat Cheese Crostini

    By Kim Laidlaw and Wendy Goodfriend  DECEMBER 17, 2015, From Bay Area Bites Makes 6 to 8 servings Ingredients: 1 lb small beets, preferably golden 1 lb small carrots with tops attached 1 lb small parsnips 1 large or 2 small red

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Hellenic Journal Special Offer

Lykovouno is offering a special 25% discount through the Hellenic Journal. Here is a Facebook post from the Administrative Director Joanna Phillips: Placed my first order on the ( Website on Monday for Christmas gifts and used the coupon in the

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Food For Healthy Bones: Olive Oil

Excerpt from article on, posted: 08/16/2012 7:16 am EDT  Updated: 08/16/2012 10:32 am EDT   Olive oil may be most well known in the health world for its heart benefits, but the monounsaturated fat could also protect against breast cancer, improve brain

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The Sweet and Savory Dessert That Your Holiday Party Is Missing

By ALYSSA LAPERTOSA Dec 10, 2015, 2:04 PM ET Recipe Courtesy of Sur La Table: Butterscotch Budino with Olive Oil and Sea Salt Yield: 8, 6-ounce custards 3 cups heavy whipping cream, 1 1/2 cups whole milk, 1 large egg,

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Mediterranean Diet With Olive Oil May Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

From an article in the Journal of American Medicine-JAMA Eating a Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) was associated with a lower risk of breast cancer in a trial involving women in Spain. It’s the first randomized trial of a

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