The Passionate Olive Book
After taking readers through a brief history of olive oil, Carol teaches about the nuances of olive oil and then introduces the more than 101 practical things to do with this liquid gold around the house, for health, and in everyday life. She presents the uses through the telling of her favorite family stories and offers unique solutions, formulas and recipes using this precious oil.
The Carol Firenze Story
Carol Firenze, founder of The Passionate Olive, may be the best advertisement for her own charming and cleverly written reference book, The Passionate Olive – 101 Things to do with Olive Oil, which is packed with history and how-to information about olive oil. Her enthusiasm and vivaciousness about this liquid gold are contagious. A life-long educator and seasoned lecturer, Firenze’s dedication to her lifework of studying and glorifying the olive is undeniable. At the end of her creative and dynamic lectures, her audiences are infused with her passion for this "gift of the gods."