Madell’s Ginger Olive Oil
Ginger,”Zingibe” officinale”is named after the Greek word “zingiberis” meaning “horn shaped”, it belongs to the plant family which also includes Turmeric and Cardamom. For thousands of years, Ginger Root has been used in folk traditions throughout the Caribbean Islands.
The Olive plant, “Olea europaea”, comes from the Oleaceae plant family (the olive family). The Olive plant was introduced to the Caribbean Islands particularly the West Indies, by the Portuguese and Spanish Colonizers between the 15th and 16th centuries.
This plant family also includes the ash, lilac, jasmine, and privet plants. Madell’s Ginger-Olive Oil is an infusion of two rich natural oils left in their Natural and Organic unrefined state. Extra Virgin Organic Olive Oil is the highest quality Olive Oil available. The appearance of this Ginger-Olive Oil is a greenish brown colour with a characteristic aroma from the infusion of ginger and Olive Oil.