5 Ways to check if extra virgin olive oil is real BEFORE you head to the register

The next time you’re in the supermarket picking up groceries, stop and ask yourself: Is the $25 bottle of extra virgin olive oil really worth it?

There’s almost certainly a bottle for less than half that price claiming to contain an oily elixir of the same quality on one of the lower shelves, so why opt for top-shelf quality?

Well, if you care about the health benefits, the flavor, or the freshness of REAL extra virgin olive oil, a few extra bucks are clearly worth it.