Olive trees carry more than an economic significance in the lives of Palestinians. They are not just like any another trees, they are symbolic of Palestinians’ attachment to their land. According to UN figures, around 48% of the agricultural land in the West Bank and Gaza is planted with olive trees.
The Palestinian Olive are very high in vitamin E and other powerful antioxidants. Studies show that they are good for the heart and may protect against osteoporosis and cancer. The healthy fats in olives are extracted to produce olive oil, one of the key components of the incredibly healthy Mediterranean diet.
Packaging and variants
The olives are pressed with a stone immediately after harvesting and then soaked in lemon and salt. The olives are then stored in freshly squeezed lemon juice, olive oil and chili. Glass / Plastic bottled and comes in two sizes: 500g & 1kg (contact us for bigger purchases)
This product is sourced from the farmers in Nablus, Palestine.