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How to Spot Fake Extra Virgin Olive Oil

How to Spot Fake Extra Virgin Olive Oil

by Esther Milne October 30, 2019

How to tell if you have the real deal with your EVOO.   Look for a harvest date on the bottle and the words ‘first, cold pressed.  First pressed means that the olive has only been pressed once.  Cold pressed means that no heat has been used, which will lower the nutritional value of the oil.

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Is Coffee Good for You?

Is Coffee Good for You?

by Esther Milne October 17, 2019

It’s a question that has been floating around for many years with the answer frequently changing from yes to no and back again.  It’s just one of those questions with no absolute answer.  However it seems now that research has settled on the fact that it does have proven health benefits and it may have a few side effects that you need to be aware of too.  That’s good news, because more than 50% of Americans drink at least one cup of coffee per day, and it’s the second most consumed beverage world wide, second only to water!

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How to make the perfect cup of coffee

How to make the perfect cup of coffee

by Esther Milne October 17, 2019

When it comes to coffee, we're overloaded with so many choices at a coffee shop or even when picking up a package in a local grocery store.

This Fall we have been introducing Papa Vince whole bean coffee and we asked cousin Vito for some hints on how to make the perfect cup of coffee.  This is what he shared with us.

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Start your day with Papa Vince COFFEE

Start your day with Papa Vince COFFEE

by Esther Milne September 27, 2019

Papa Vince is proud to introduce a coffee which combines the perfect blend of taste and health benefits.  We hope that you love it as much as us and that you can start every day with Papa Vince coffee!

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Use Olive Oil to reduce the cancer risk of grilling

Use Olive Oil to reduce the cancer risk of grilling

by Esther Milne September 20, 2019

Experts recommend marinating your meat or poultry in olive oil for at least 30 minutes before grilling because it acts as barrier between the heat and the meat and stops the formation of any cancer causing compounds.

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Extra Virgin Olive Oil joins the fight against cancer

Extra Virgin Olive Oil joins the fight against cancer

by Esther Milne September 04, 2019

Olive Oil is widely praised as a superfood due to its exceptional nutrient density and health boosting properties.  Bursting with anti-oxidants, Extra Virgin Olive Oil has the ability to fight inflammation and lower the risk of developing certain diseases including cancer.

Just one more reason to keep adding raw Papa Vince Extra Virgin Olive Oil to your soups, salads & pastas and a great reason to start your day with a shot of EVOO. 

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Treat Yourself to a Mermaid Bath Soak

Treat Yourself to a Mermaid Bath Soak

by Esther Milne August 30, 2019

Create your own mermaid spa like experience at home.  This delightful book will take your imagination on a journey from Monterey Bay California to the Mediterranean shores of Sicily and Tunisia.  It includes directions for a mermaid bath soak with Papa Vince Sicilian Sea Salt and Extra Virgin Olive Oil for complete rejuvenation of your body and mind!

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What it means to 'eat the rainbow'!

What it means to 'eat the rainbow'!

by Esther Milne June 06, 2019

It started out as a tactic to get children to eat their healthy fruits and veggies but it’s a simple concept for us all to follow, no matter what our age, to make sure we’re getting a good variety of vitamins and minerals from our diet. There are thousands of phytonutrients in fruits and vegetables and when we consume them they help to protect us from sickness and disease.

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