a treasure to your table
Liokarpos – Olive fruit
The golden treasure producing a superior quality olive oil making it a product with high nutritional value.
We grew up in a rural rural family, being involved with the cultivation and harvesting of olives from a young age.
Our grandparents were the first to produce a high-quality olive oil.
The History of the Olive tree
The olive or olive tree comes from Greece. According to Greek tradition, the first olive tree was planted by the goddess Athena on the Acropolis. Thus the Greeks were the first people to involve in growing and harvesting of olives.
Olive oil in health
LIOKARPOS is high in monounsaturated fatty acids and fibers, a source of vitamin E, a natural antioxidant.
Olive oil is the main characteristic of the Mediterranean diet, having healing properties. Hippocrates, the physician known as the father of the Western Medicine, called it “the great healer”.
Symbol of Victory
In Ancient Greece, and specifically in sports, as an olive branch, called “kotinos”, was
the only prize for the Olympic champions.