olive oil competitions


Cape Town Hosts 2nd Sol d’Oro Southern Edition

Cape Town, South Africa will host the second edition of Sol d'Oro-Southern Hemisphere, the international competition organized by Veronafiere.

L’Oro del Benàco Celebrates Best of Lake Garda

The largest lake of Italy has a great influence on the climate on its banks and is the heart of the world's northernmost olive oil production region.
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Jerusalem to Host 6th TerraOlivo

Besides the competition, the event offers a 6-day tour of olives, wines and the Holy Land's landmarks, from the Dead Sea to Mount Zion and the Old Town of Jerusalem.

4th ‘Extrascape’ to Focus on Innovation

The fourth Extrascape competition and conference will focus on innovative tools and strategies to promote the culture of extra virgin olive oil.
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Crete Gets its Own Olive Oil Competition

The first Cretan Olive Oil Competition was held to promote high-quality Cretan olive oil brands and improve their position in local and global markets.

Italy (Nearly) Sweeps Sol d’Oro Competition

Italy gained 14 medals out of 15 at the Sol d'Oro North Emisphere competition. The small Sicilian village of Buccheri won 3 out of 5 golds.
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California State Fair Gets USDA Funding to Host Olive Oil Competition

With $115,000 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, a new competition will promote California olive oils and educate the public on quality standards.

Jaén Selects its Best for 2015

Jaén has selected the year's best from the region, the world capital of olive oil production.