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WINNIPEG - Israeli Secrets To Healthier Life: The Story of Olive Oil & Wine - February 19, 2017
On Sunday, February 19th, The Winnipeg Chapter hosted internationally acclaimed Israeli Professor, Zohar Kerem, from the Faculty of Agriculture at the Hebrew University. In his visit, Professor Kerem talked about the 'Israeli Secrets to Healthier Life – The story of Olive Oil and Wine', discussing and revealing many of the nutritional aspects and secrets hidden in olive oil and wine, as well as their role in the renowned Mediterranean diet. An olive oil tasting was held at the end of the lecture, allowing the audience to personally experience the differences between the different types of olive oil and learn how to recognize the quality of good olive oils. The event was a joint collaboration between The Canadian Friends of The Hebrew University and the Jewish National Fund and was held at the Shaarey Zedek synagogue. The Winnipeg chapter would like to once again thank Professor Kerem for his captivating talk and for visiting the Winnipeg chapter.