The SA Olive Awards gives recognition to the top extra virgin olive oils of each year’s harvest. The competition is judged blindly by a panel of expert tasters from SA, led by an international Panel Leader.

Meet Our Tasting Panel

Antonio-Guiseppe-Lauro
Antonio Guiseppe Lauro

Tasting Panel Leader
International Olive Oil Consultant

Reni-Hildenbrand
Reni Hildenbrand

Tasting Panel Member

Kelly-White
Kelly White

Tasting Panel Member

Robert-Claasens
Robert Claasens

Tasting Panel Member

Benedetta-Lami
Benedetta Lami

Tasting Panel Member

Leonard-Arangies
Leonard Arangies

Tasting Panel Member

Louise-Rabie
Louise Rabie

Tasting Panel Member

Brigitta-Hofmeyr
Birgitta Hofmeyr

Tasting Panel Member

Gerrie-Duvenage
Gerrie Duvenage

Tasting Panel Member

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