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List of Extra Virgin Olive Oil that are real. 3 out of the 6 extra virgin oils I tasted in August, 2013 were the real deal.  One of these, the Premium 100% Greek Kalamata, was very fresh...

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from Mama Natural

Olive Oil Scam REVEALED (And How To Spot The Real Stuff

More than two-thirds of common brands of extra-virgin olive oil found in grocery stores aren't what they claim to be. Here's how to spot the real stuff. http://www.mamanatural.com/virgin-olive-oil-scam-fraud/

Toxic rapeseed and other low-grade oils with additives are being passed off as olive oil. Here's a list of the good and the bad brands.

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from Mama Natural

Olive Oil Scam REVEALED (And How To Spot The Real Stuff

How to get real olive oil Avoid “Light” olive oil at all costs. This is the lowest quality olive oil on the plant. If you can find oils with the International Olive Oil Council certification, go for those. Buy Californian olive oils, which are far less adulterated than imported oil. Do your homework. Find a reputable company or source and buy small bottles from them.

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from Fortune

Popular olive oil brands accused of ‘fraud’

Filippo Berio Olive Oil, Safeway’s Select Brand of olive oil, and Bertolli & Carapelli are fighting lawsuits over labeling and quality.

Olive oil has many benefits for the brain and overall health. Learn how to choose quality olive oil, why it's safe for cooking, how to avoid fake olive oil.

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from realfoodwholehealth.com

In Search of 100% Pure Olive Oil -

In Search of 100% Pure Olive Oil? Here's the scoop on the all too common olive oil adulteration (with cheap, refined GMO oils) issue plus resources for real olive oil, including the brands we personally use and trust!

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When Labels Lie.....Olive oil fraud has become so rampant that an entire book has been written about it. Why has it become such a problem? Because extra virgin olive oil is big business.

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