Old French Road olive grove is known by the locals and visitors alike as ‘the Gateway to Akaroa’. First planted on this picturesque property in 2000, the olive trees are nestled in a 20 acre valley with fresh water springs, ponds and native woods overlooking the Takamatua Bay.
Old French Road has been consistently awarded medals in every competition entered.
Home of the Best in Show 2009 Olive Oil Awards winner, 2010 Best Olive Oil – Grill Magazine, 2011 Best in Class in two categories, as well as other Gold and Silver Awards. In 2014 we won Best Boutique award for our Blend and also two Gold awards for the Intense Blend and Variety Frantoia. Both of these were awarded Best in Class as well!
We also produce scrumptious table olives. Our products are used by discerning chefs and are available online and at selected retailers.
Simply the Best!
Olives New Zealand promotional DVD on why New Zealand Certified Extra Virgin Olive Oil is Simply the Best is now available!