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Living in a golden state means …
Savoring the simple moments. Everyday elegance. Cozy days and slow nights. Locally sourced ingredients. Warm, crusty bread, stew and a good book. Understanding traceability. Endless curiosity. Beauty from the inside out. Seeking the truth. Lazy evening strolls. Analog moments. Intersectional environmentalism. Nourishing body, heart and soul. Putting away the screens. California life. Conscious actions towards better health. Reading the newspaper. Verve and vibrancy. Being fully engaged in the present. Living well.
When my husband and I started to get into cooking, we expected to improve our well being and boost our confidence in the kitchen.
Instead, we got a little queasy. After eliminating likely culprits like cheese and bread, we believed - much to our surprise - that the cause was the olive oil we were using.
I did some research and quickly discovered the olive oil industry has had a history of problems and that not all olive oils are created equally: there are both good and bad quality products out there.
My personal experience inspired the idea for Brightland, which was born out of a desire for time-honored food production - and a deep belief in the land and what it provides.
My ancestors were salt farmers in South India; the land provided for them, and in turn they provided salt for people in the South. It’s a beautiful cycle when left untouched.
I believe in the California sun & soil, and the beautiful olives, grapes and fruit they yield. It’s my wish that our products provide abundant nourishment to you and the people you love for many breakfasts, lunches and dinners to come.