Saint Domnius (Saint Dujam or Saint Duje, Saint Domnio, Saint Domnius, Saint Doimus, or Saint Dominus) was a Bishop of Salona (modern-day Solin) about the year 300, and he is now the patron saint of Split, Croatia. Saint Domnius was murdered with seven other Christians during Emperor Diocletian's persecutions. This made him a martyr and somewhat of a legend over here. As being murdered for your beliefs usually does get you legendary street cred.
I came to Croatia knowing absolutely nothing about extra virgin olive oil just six months ago. After a bit of time, hours spent deep diving into all things related to olive oil and taste testing followed by more deep diving, I was able to understand what has happened to the industry at large. Let’s begin with the fact that the United States imports 95% of all olive oil sold commercially.
Easter is traditionally a Christian holiday, but its tradition is a blend of ancient influences from worldwide with one common theme - a new life cycle. Since Croatia is primarily a Roman Catholic country, Easter is arguably the holiest day of the year, and each region of the country has different Easter customs and rituals.
How to avoid buying fake olive oil? As the American hunger for real olive oil grows, we have prepared answers to most people's questions when exploring olive oil. What does real olive oil taste like? How to find real olive oil online? The more you know, the lesser the chance of buying a fake!
Olive oil is anti-inflammatory so it can reduce any problems you might have after a long day or a strenuous workout. It controls your heart rate, so effects from overstimulated body and mind won’t affect you as much. Olive oil brings balance to blood sugar levels, helping you stay asleep for a longer period of time.
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