Olives. Did you know olives are one of the oldest known cultivated crops in the world? They’re technically a fruit and they originated in the Mediterranean thousands of years ago. They’re one of our favorite snacks, salad toppers, and tapenade bases out there, and they just so happen to be pretty darn great for you.

So go ahead and pop ‘em to your heart’s content this season.

Olive Ingredient Spotlight on Pinterest | Marinated Olives with Feta and Coriander