The Fact About Flavored Oils

Before we got our shiny new website, we had a wonderful discussion about truffle oil and other flavored olive oils on gustiamo.com entilted “Why We Don’t Sell Flavored Olive Oils.” Long before I was part of team Gustiamo, I used to refer to this short article. I found it to be really concise, and useful in navigating the…

Listen to the Experts – Say No to Truffle Oil!!!

Why is truffle oil still on the shelves of specialty stores and supermarkets when everybody knows it is made by adding a chemical essence to a mediocre olive oil? The latest is Jean-Georges Vongerichten who was recently interviewed by the Wall Street Journal. When asked what is the “most overrated ingredient” he replies “truffle oil. It’s…