Does Tunisia come to mind when you think about olive oil? Well, think again! This year Tunisia ranked number 2 in the world for olive oil production, second onlyto Spain! This is a huge accomplishment that is steeped in ancient tradition and national pride. Tunisia’s remarkable olive oil production has a great story behind it.
This year, two of my friends journeyed there for the annual Tunisian Olive Oil Awards Ceremony. They reported back to me with a summation of their amazing Tunisian olive oil adventure. Pretty cool!
Although this is a country that has had its share of political turmoil lately, I found all this positive press about their award-winning olive oils to be very intriguing. So much so that I sat and wrote an entire article about it for The Huffington Post. Historically Tunisian olive oils have been a hidden secrete, but now the veil of secrecy has been lifted.
Read the complete article here. Tunisia’s Liquid Gold