Held in Osaka, Japan, the 4th competition launched by the Fair of Verona, Sol d’Oro, dedicated to olive oil production in the Southern Hemisphere
A fun way to become familiar with the different tasting notes, and to learn what types of olive oil you and your family prefer, is to host an olive oil tasting party.
Willow Creek Olive Estate has been singled out for excellence at two major international competitions: Olivinus and Sol d’Oro (Southern Hemisphere).
Absa has recognised ten exceptional extra virgin olive oils to earn the much-coveted status of SA’s 2017 Absa Top 10.
Once again, SA producers have succeeded in providing the panel of esteemed judges with outstanding contenders for the gold, silver and bronze medals up for grabs in the 2017 SA Olive Awards.
Willow Creek Estate extra virgin olive oil has again been highlighted for its superior quality following its recent assessment by expert judges in no less than two prestigious international challenges
In a show of confidence in the olive industry, Absa has now indicated that it will extend this honour to not only 5, but now 10 exceptional olive oils.
Producers south of the equator have until 6 September to send their olive oil samples, to be entered in to Sol D’Oro 2017, which will be hosted from 11-15 September in Osaka, Japan this year.
A new study shows that olive oil protects brain tissue from the toxic substances thought to cause Alzheimer’s disease.
The most comprehensive produce and trade fairs, saw South Africa make its mark, with a strong presence in both the olive produce and wine sectors.