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.
Experience the tranquility of the season while escaping to any one of these olive estate accommodations, from rustic natural beauty to five-star elegance, there’s something for everyone.
It’s time for heritage high jinks at Gabriëlskloof when this wine and olive estate invites you to savour ubuntu spirit in true Overberg style with its month-long offering of proudly South African treats.
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.
The second annual Baleia Wines Mountain Bike Challenge along with a Trail Run is scheduled to take place on Saturday, 9 September, from the Baleia Wines winery next to the N2 just outside Riversdale in the Western Cape.
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.