Rustic olive wood cutting boards, are a natural cut from a selected olive tree trunk. This piece of wood, is natural, so it may have some little damage and many different shapes. The quality of our olive wood is Extra good and it’s very well sanded and fine finishes, make it an extra quality cutting boards. This cutting boards, are finished with food grade mineral oils for safe use with food. A great gift idea!
* Large size measurements:
43 -55cm/17.00-21.60inc. long x 19-23cm/7.50-9.05inc. width x 2cm/0.78″ thick ,measurements and shapes of wood are always approximate. The photo is only representative, because they are all similar, but different shapes.
* Measurements of Extra large size :
45 -63cm/17.80-25.00inc. long x 23-32cm/9.05-13.00inc. width x 2.20cm/0.87″ thick ,measurements and shapes of wood are always approximate. The photo is only representative, because they are all similar, but different shapes.
They are all made of one solid piece, there are no glued joints. Olive wood is very resistant, very durable and very beautiful, its main peculiarity is its hardness and very closed grain, making it very suitable for food handling, it has a finish with oils suitable for contact with food and its maintenance is very easy.
The olive wood, as it is a very hard wood and with a very closed grain, for this , the bacteria cannot be deposited on it nor can they reproduce, as for example in other white and loose and lower quality woods, or with plastic or PVC cutting boards that favor the proliferation and reproduction of bacteria according to various studies, this must be taken into account for our health. This also means that by not being able to penetrate into the wood, it does not pick up food odors, so this makes our kitchen cutting boards in olive wood a very good choice for safe food handling.