Alternative use of the press


(in one step)


Press your own olive oil


Which olives

From a number of olive varieties you can even produce oil in one step. Unfortunately, Piteba cannot give you any assurance about olive breeds that are suitable for this purpose. You will have to try your own olives to find out if your olives are suitable for the one step method or if you must first produce olive paste and press the oil with a fruit press. It seems that olives with a large kernel and little flesh give best results. These are the old varieties and wild olives.


How to proceed

Use fresh fully ripened oil olives. Fill the press with olives (including kernel) and push them into the press with the pestle while turning the crank. The olives should be around 25 - 30 ° C and use the burner for some extra heat.


The press cake comes out of the cap and the oil comes out of the oil slit. With the adjustment bolt, the pressure can be controlled. After settling, you have a clear cold-pressed olive oil. The detailed procedure is explained in the manual included with the D2 cap.



What do you need: oil press + D2 cap + EasyFill set


 (and then oil)

Make your own olive paste

The D2 cap with the flat ring transforms the Piteba oil press in a grinder for fresh olives (including the kernel) and makes an excellent olive paste of all olives. The press replaces the traditional millstone. For quick entry and for pressing the olives the EasyFill set is very handy.

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What do you need: oil press + D2 cap + EasyFill set + olive paste press 


Make your own pure peanut butter

You will be surprised by the pure taste and the delicious scent of homemade peanut butter. Use roasted nuts and push them with the pestle into the press. When turning, keep the filling opening closed with the pestle. The nut paste leaves the press through the oil slit. Do not use the burner and you close the cap with the adjustment bolt. (completely closed).


What do you need: oil press + EasyFill set


Transform your press into a coffee grinder

The D2 cap with the uneven washer transforms your oil press into a coffee grinder.

Fill the press with roasted coffee while turning the crank and you will get well ground coffee. If you want an extra fine grinding, grind it for a second time. This gives you an excellent quality for filter coffee and espresso machines!


What do you need: oil press + D2 cap + EasyFill set


Press your avocado oil from dried avocados

With the standard cap, squeeze oil from dried avocados.

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What do you need: oil press

Palm fruit processing

The D3 cap transforms the Piteba oil expeller into a 1 step palm fruit press. 
It makes palm oil production easy and it requires minimal force and time.

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What do you need: oil press + D3 cap + EasyFill set

Olive oil and olive paste

Peanut butter