You Want Me To Drink….What?

You Want Me To Drink….What?

By Catherine Kenwell Last Saturday finally gave us the weather we’ve been waiting for—warm, sunny and summery! So BOO decided to offer downtown shoppers a summertime treat—a cool refreshing shot of balsamic vinegar and sparkling water! To say our customers were...
EVOO is Key to Keto

EVOO is Key to Keto

By Catherine Kenwell and Gay Ainsworth While Barrie Olive Oil doesn’t endorse any particular diet over a healthy lifestyle in general, our staff are keen to try and follow what they deem to be healthy diets and lifestyles. In this series, we’re sharing their...
Thank You

Thank You

By Catherine Kenwell Thank you. From Barrie Olive Oil, we thank you, and trust you enjoyed a Merry Christmas and a happy holiday season. This holiday time of year is, for many, filled with wonderful traditions. Families gather, friends get together, and parties and...
Delicious. Healthy. Simple.

Delicious. Healthy. Simple.

By Catherine Kenwell Delicious. Healthy. Simple. For us, those words aren’t just a tagline—they’re a way of life that is at the heart of what Barrie Olive Oil is all about. Let’s break it down. We all love to eat delicious food. Mouth-watering, tongue-tingling, great...
The BOO Community

The BOO Community

By Catherine Kenwell I met Denise on a frigid January Monday, one of those dark-all-day winter days. I’d actually made a wrong turn and ended up on Collier Street, in front of the original BOO location. I was familiar with the store’s concept as I’d purchased from...
Cooking with EVOO? Why Not?

Cooking with EVOO? Why Not?

By Catherine Kenwell Our customers love our products. But they’ll sometimes come in and tell us they won’t use our extra-virgin olive oil (EVOO) for cooking. Why not? They tell us: “EVOO has a low smoke point.” “EVOO isn’t healthy when it’s heated.” “It’s not safe to...

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