kalamata olive

kalamata olive
A small-fruited cultivar of olive originating in southern Greece around and producing a prized, high-quality oil.

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  • kalamata olive — /kæləˌmatə ˈɒləv/ (say kaluh.mahtuh oluhv) noun an almond shaped Greek olive of a dark purple colour. Also, calamata olive. {named after Kalamata in Greece} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Kalamata — Infobox Greek Dimos name = Kalamata name local = Καλαμάτα caption skyline = Kalamata city city lat deg = 37 lat min = 2 lon deg = 22 lon min = 7 elevation min = 0 elevation max = 21 periph = Peloponnese prefec = Messenia districts = mayor = party …   Wikipedia

  • Olive leaf — Olive Tree Leaves: Top side and Under side Olive leaf is the leaf of the olive tree (Olea europaea). While olive oil is well known for its flavor and health benefits, the leaf has been used medicinally in various times and places. Natural olive… …   Wikipedia

  • Kalamata — 37° 01′ 52″ N 22° 06′ 42″ E / 37.031131, 22.111702 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Olive oil — Not to be confused with the cartoon character Olive Oyl. Olive oil A bottle of olive oil Fat composition Saturated fats Palmitic acid: 7.5–20.0% Steari …   Wikipedia

  • Olive — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Olive (homonymie). Stand d olives sur un marché provençal …   Wikipédia en Français

  • kalamata — also calamata noun Usage: often capitalized Etymology: Kalamata, port in Greece Date: 1979 a brine cured black olive grown in Greece …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • calamata olive — /kæləˌmatə ˈɒləv/ (say kaluh.mahtuh oluhv) noun → kalamata olive …   Australian English dictionary

  • Schwarze Olive — Echter Ölbaum Echte Olivenbäume (Olea europaea ssp. europaea) in Umbrien Systematik Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tanche (olive) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Tanche. La tanche La Tanche est une variété d olives spécifique à la région Nyonsaise (sud de la Drôme et nord …   Wikipédia en Français

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