Granzella's Spicy Greek Style Olives - Net Wt. 21 oz.
Olives date back to biblical times and are also mentioned in classical writings. Olives have been cultivated since prehistoric times. They are grown in many different locations including: Greece France Asia Spain Italy and California. The first tree was planted in 1769 in California. A missionary from France planted it at a mission home in San Diego and it became known as the oemission olive. Olive trees can live to be 2000 years old. Olive trees usually start producing olives between 4-8 years old. Olives are not edible until they are cured or treated with lye. Stuffed olives come in a variety of flavors. Green olives are a great snack go great with cheese and crackers or are great in your favorite beverage.