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ABSA lauds top 10 South African Olive Oils

Absa has recognised ten exceptional extra virgin olive oils in the Absa Top 10 Olive Oil competition to earn the much-coveted status of SA’s 2017 Absa Top 10.

A panel of olive oil experts evaluated close to 90 South African olive oils from the 2017 harvest via a strict and controlled tasting.

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Feedback on the 2017 Field Day

Producers, researchers and technical experts gathered at Gabriëlskloof Wine Estate on 21 Sept for the annual SA Olive technical field day.

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Absa Top 10 – A Message from our Sponsor

If you weren’t able to attend the Absa Top 10 Awards Luncheon, here is the message from our Sponsor by Diane Moor, Communications Manager Absa.

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SOL D’ ORO International Olive Oil competition – Southern Hemisphere

OSAKA / JAPAN   11. September – 16.September 2017

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Master Chef SA judge Benny to MC at ABSA TOP 10 AWARDS

We are delighted to announce that Master Chef SA judge Benny Masekwameng will be the MC at this year’s prestigious ABSA TOP 10 Olive Oil awards to be held at Val de Vie on 27 September 2017. Guests will be treated to a tasting of the top finalists followed by an unrivaled olive oil inspired culinary experience.

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Chairman’s Speech at the SA Olive Awards 2017

If you didn’t attend the SA Olive Awards evening on the 24th of August 2017, here’s SA Olive Chairman, Nick Wilkinson’s message to the SA olive industry that night:

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Top 10 Reasons Why EVOO is Best

In celebration of the Absa Top 10 Olive Oil Awards, we decided to focus on 10 reasons why EVOO is the best oil out there, helping you make an informed decision when taking a trip to the grocery store. 

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Top 10 Health Benefits

In celebration of the Absa Top 10 Olive Oil Awards, we decided to highlight 10 of the most important health benefits related to Extra Virgin Olive Oil.

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Top 10 Reasons to Buy Local

In celebration of the Absa Top 10 Olive Oil Awards, we decided to give you 10 reasons why you should buy local, helping you make an informed decision when taking a trip to the grocery store. 

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Top 10 Myths

In celebration of the Absa Top 10 Olive Oil Awards, we decided to expose 10 of the most common myths, helping you make an informed decision when taking a trip to the grocery store. 

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