The Pornanino Olive Oil Cookbook is a collection of family recipes from all over Italy. What makes them both healthy and delicious is that magical ingredient the ancients called "green gold". Extra virgin olive oil is one of nature's most precious gifts and one of the reasons why Mediterranean peoples live longer, healthier lives. So dive in and discover how fun, quick and easy Italian cooking can be - and surprisingly light, too, as most recipes have been revised in order to provide the perfect balance between taste and calories. Enjoy!