The flavorful richness of the land of Lebanon go beyond our excellent olive oil. We also produce an abundance of the finest fruits, blossoms and vegetables. Keep in touch for inspiring products coming in the following months.
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
LELO olives are hand picked in the rural villages of south Lebanon. They are then cleaned, cold crushed and pressed immediately in the most traditional olive oil production method. No chemical or preservative are added. This extra virgin olive has a smooth velvety taste. It is excellent for cooking meat, fish, pasta and chicken. It is a perfection for your favorite salad dressing, savory on your popcorn and for dipping.
Our beautiful, fragrant roses are kissed by an abundance of sun that Lebanon enjoys all year long. LELO Rose Water fully benefits from this natural gift! Our Rose Water is purely and naturally extracted from roses that are picked petal by petal by the gentle farmer’s hands. Chemical and colorant free. Just a few drops will create intoxicating cocktails and iced syrups. It’s also great with ice cream and to incorporate into your favorite pastry creations. Or simply spray it on your face when you need a lift of refreshment!
Orange Blossom Water
The sunny climate and copious rainfall of Lebanon produces orange blossoms so fragrant they can be smelled throughout our town. LELO distilled Orange Blossom Water captures this experience in a bottle! Gently produced using only pure concentrate by local farmers, our distilled Orange Blossom Water is the ingredient you’ll love to include in your pastry making and cocktail mixing. It is also excellent when added to iced water, ice tea or as a facial spray on warm days. Freshly yours!
Carob, which has been cultivated for at least 4000 years in the Eastern Mediterranean, is known for its delicious, chocolatey flavor. LELO Carob Molasses uses hand-picked pods and is home-made by rural farmers in the same, traditional style as hundreds of years ago – pure and chemical-free with no artificial flavorings. Your senses will be awakened by its unique texture and flavor as you enjoy it spread on bread, ladled on ice cream or used in pastries and cocktail drinks. You may also use to garnish your roasted meats, as well as with tahini. We promise, this Carob Molasses will make chocolate syrup seem tasteless! Bon appetit!
Stuffed Baby Eggplant
Eggplants stuffed with almonds are an authentic, Lebanese treat. Our eggplants are grown in the fertile, sun drenched farms of Lebanon – deliciously ripened. The same rich soil produces almonds of exceptional taste and quality – hand-picked, cleaned and slowly roasted. The result is a traditional flavor combination that’s made in heaven. Of course, this delicacy is free of additives and chemicals – naturally delicious with a balance of velvety eggplant texture and almond crunch in every bite. Enjoy!
Whole Figs Preserved in Syrup
Cultivated in our rich soils and gentle climate, our plump and juicy figs are hand-picked at their peak of ripeness. We then gently simmer and preserve them in syrup in the traditional, culinary style of Lebanon. These home-made delicacies are chemical- and additive-free – naturally scrumptious! Enjoy them with ice cream, in your creative pastry recipes, as a garnish to roasted meats or over your cocktail. Bon appetit!
Wild Zaatar Mix
The aromatic fragrance of LELO Zaatar mix will capture your senses with unique savory taste. Chemical and colorant freehand picked, selected and naturally dried under Lebanon sun for several days, mixed with roasted sesame and sumac so you can enjoy it with olive oil, over cheese, as a glaze over your fish or meat roasts, with salad, pasta,hummus, omelette or over your favorite bagel spread and dipping with our extra virgin olive oil.