festivals

Ayvalık Hosts 10th International Olive Harvest Days

The picturesque coastal town was the stage for the 10th annual Ayvalık Harvest Days this weekend.

Extra Virgin at Gastronomika

The 16th International Gastronomy Congress showcased extra virgin olive oil and its many culinary applications.
Special Report

Catching Up with Bill Sanders

The self-proclaimed olive oil evangelist who used to pitch Tunisian olive oil now hits the road for his own growing brand.

Terres de l’Ebre Growers Celebrate Annual Olive Oil Fair

Despite one of their worst harvests in decades the producers of les Terres de l’Ebre threw a lively fair last weekend in Jesús.
Olive Oil Times Special

Cyprus Celebrates the Olive Tree

On the outskirts of Cyprus’ charming and historic village of Anogyra, Cypriots set aside one day each year to celebrate the olive tree.

Flynn Brings Olive Oil Education to D.C. Festival

The UC Davis Olive Center attended the 46th Smithsonian Folklife Festival in Washington this month to talk with visitors about olive oil quality.
Special Report

Resurgence of a Centenary Tradition

When the people of Moreda de Álava say they are going to organise a party, you can be sure they’ll keep their word.

Olive Oil Festival Continues Galician Tradition

Although a small player in the Spanish olive oil scene, every year a celebration of the little known history of olive oil in Galicia is held in the valley of Quiroga, Spain.