Olives New Zealand

2017 NZ EVOO Awards

2017 New Zealand Extra Virgin Olive Oil Awards

Olives New Zealand and AGMARDT were pleased to announce the winners in the 2017 New Zealand Extra Virgin Olive Oil Awards at the Awards Dinner held at Wellington on Saturday 14th October.

Loopline Olives from Wairarapa took out the 2017 Best in Show while Reserve Best in Show was Robinsons Bay from Akaroa. Pictured are Mark and Kate Bunny receiving the Best n Show Trophy from the Head Judge Giuseppe Di Lecce (centre) from Italy. 

Juno Olives from Wairarapa won the Best in Boutique Category for growers who produce less than 250 litres of certified extra virgin olive oil, while  Reserve Best Boutique was Blue Earth, also from Wairarapa.

Best Flavoured Oil was won by The Olive Press, Wairarapa.

Best in Show 2017
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Loopline Picual Mark & Kate Bunny Wairarapa
 
Reserve in Show 2017
Commercial Intense – Blends Robinsons Bay EVOO GB2 Chris & Annette Moore Canterbury
 
Best in Boutique 2017
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Juno Picual Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
 
Reserve in Boutique 2017
Boutique Medium – Blends Blue Earth Tuscan Blend Mike & Margaret Hanson Wairarapa
 
Best Flavoured Oil 2017
Flavoured Citrus Pressed Gold – Lemon/Lime Infused Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
 
Best in Class Winners 2017
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Juda Olives Picholene David and Judith Bell Canterbury
Boutique Mild – Single Varietal Noble Estate Rob and Tricia Noble-Beasley Kapiti
Boutique Mild – Blends Pressed Gold – Mild Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Blends Blue Earth Tuscan Blend Mike & Margaret Hanson Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Juno Picual Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Blends Robinsons Bay EVOO GB1 Chris & Annette Moore Canterbury
Commercial Intense – Blends Robinsons Bay EVOO GB2 Chris & Annette Moore Canterbury
Commercial Intense – Single Varietal Waipara Groves Piqual PQ2097 Malcolm & Sally McKenzie Canterbury
Commercial Mild – Blends Kapiti Koroneiki/Frantoio David & Helen Walshaw Kapiti
Commercial Mild – Single Varietal Olive Black Frantoio Richard Nga Wai Chiu Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Loopline Picual Mark & Kate Bunny Wairarapa
Flavoured Citrus Pressed Gold – Lemon/Lime Infused Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Flavoured Other Juno Rosemary Agrumato Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
 
Gold Medal Winners 2017
Gold – Boutique
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Juda Olives Picholene David and Judith Bell Canterbury
Boutique Mild – Single Varietal Noble Estate Rob and Tricia Noble-Beasley Kapiti
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Weka Koroneiki Laraine and Peter Rothenberg Nelson
Boutique Mild – Blends Pressed Gold – Mild Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Blends Blue Earth Tuscan Blend Mike & Margaret Hanson Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Bella Olea Picual Chris and Hilary Penman Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Juno Picual Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Olive2Oil Frantoio Rod & Elaine Corlett Wairarapa
 
Gold – Commercial
Commercial Medium – Blends Robinsons Bay EVOO GB1 Chris & Annette Moore Canterbury
Commercial Intense – Blends Old French Road Blend Jan Whyte & Niall Holland Canterbury
Commercial Intense – Blends Robinsons Bay EVOO GB2 Chris & Annette Moore Canterbury
Commercial Intense – Single Varietal Waipara Groves Piqual PQ2097 Malcolm & Sally McKenzie Canterbury
Commercial Mild – Blends Kapiti Koroneiki/Frantoio David & Helen Walshaw Kapiti
Commercial Intense – Blends Oliven am Meer/Manu KĊrihi/Strathview Olives Julie Mays Northland
Commercial Mild – Single Varietal Olive Black Frantoio Richard Nga Wai Chiu Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Blends Olivo Estate Helen & John Meehan Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Loopline Picual Mark & Kate Bunny Wairarapa
 
Gold – Flavoured
Flavoured Citrus Pressed Gold – Lemon/Lime Infused Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Flavoured Other Juno Rosemary Agrumato Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
 
Silver Medal Winners 2017
Silver – Boutique
Boutique Medium – Blends Ti Point Olives Shane Anderson Auckland
Boutique Mild – Blends Mystery Valley Produce David Henderson and Patsy Taylor Bay of Plenty
Boutique Intense – Blends Waipara Groves Leccino/Frantoio TB3284 Malcolm & Sally McKenzie Canterbury
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Juda Olives Barnea David and Judith Bell Canterbury
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Waipara Groves Koroneiki KO9208 Malcolm & Sally McKenzie Canterbury
Boutique Mild – Blends Esk Valley Grove Blend David & Gillian Bate Hawkes Bay
Boutique Mild – Single Varietal Esk Valley Koroneiki David & Gillian Bate Hawkes Bay
Boutique Mild – Single Varietal Gabbani Leccino Paul Stephens Kapiti
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Two Black Dogs Ascolano Nicky Beatson and Graham Brown Northland
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Doubtless Bay Olives Frantoio Graham & Stephanie McMullan Northland
Boutique Medium – Blends Left Field Barnea Blend Colin & Diane Hadley Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Blends Left Field Tuscan Blend Colin & Diane Hadley Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Blends Olive2Oil Frantoio/Barnea Rod & Elaine Corlett Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Blends Pressed Gold – Medium Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Bella Olea Barnea Chris and Hilary Penman Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Juno Leccino Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
Boutique Intense – Blends Il Falcone – Karearea Rod Lingard Wairarapa
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Dali Picual Ross Vintiner & Andrea Stewart Wairarapa
 
Silver – Commercial
Commercial Intense – Blends Matakana Classic Michael Mann Auckland
Commercial Intense – Blends Matakana Robust Michael Mann Auckland
Commercial Mild – Blends Aquiferra Blend Shona Thompson & Bob Marshall Hawkes Bay
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Telegraph Hill Medium Intensity Geoff Crawford Hawkes Bay
Commercial Mild – Blends Kapiti Leccino/Picual David & Helen Walshaw Kapiti
Commercial Intense – Blends Faversham Olive Grove Janine Mayson Marlborough
Commercial Mild – Single Varietal ELOVI Frantoio Roger Armstrong Nelson
Commercial Mild – Single Varietal Weka Frantoio Laraine and Peter Rothenberg Nelson
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Olives on the Hill Frantoio Chris and Linda Smith Northland
Commercial Intense – Single Varietal Doubtless Bay Olives J5 Graham & Stephanie McMullan Northland
Commercial Mild – Blends Leafyridge Grove Blend Craig & Ruth Leaf-Wright Wairarapa
Commercial Mild – Blends Olea Naturae Charles & Kay Chinnaiyah Wairarapa
Commercial Mild – Single Varietal Loopline Leccino Mark & Kate Bunny Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Blends Blue Earth Classic Mike & Margaret Hanson Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Blends Molive Gold Joy Cooper Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Blends Olive Black Blend Richard Nga Wai Chiu Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Blends Olivo Tuscan Estate Helen & John Meehan Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Dali Frantoio Ross Vintiner & Andrea Stewart Wairarapa
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Olive Black Picual Richard Nga Wai Chiu Wairarapa
Commercial Intense – Single Varietal Il Falcone – Korako Rod Lingard Wairarapa
 
Silver – Flavoured
Flavoured Citrus Esk Valley Yuzu Agrumato David & Gillian Bate Hawkes Bay
Flavoured Other Aquiferra Lemon and Fennel Shona Thompson & Bob Marshall Hawkes Bay
Flavoured Citrus Noble Estate Kaffir Lime Rob and Tricia Noble-Beasley Kapiti
Flavoured Citrus Bella Olea Lemon Chris and Hilary Penman Wairarapa
Flavoured Citrus Juno Lime Agrumato Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
 
Bronze Medal Winners 2017
Bronze – Boutique
Boutique Medium – Blends Clements Estate Robin & Sue Clements Canterbury
Boutique Intense – Blends Southlea Olives Peter & Frances Baylis Canterbury
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Ellsgrove Manzanilla Trevor & Sue Lowe Hawkes Bay
Boutique Mild – Single Varietal Gabbani Frantoio Paul Stephens Kapiti
Boutique Intense – Single Varietal Rata Olives Leccino Hamilton and Gaylene McConachy Kapiti
Boutique Mild – Blends Villa Grove Estate Blend Phil and Rachel Costello Nelson
Boutique Medium – Blends Kina Haus 2017 Blend Wayne & Nini Wooff Nelson
Boutique Medium – Blends Il Falcone – Koukou Rod Lingard Wairarapa
Boutique Medium – Single Varietal Bella Olea Leccino Chris and Hilary Penman Wairarapa
Boutique Intense – Blends Pressed Gold – Oil Makers Blend Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Boutique Intense – Blends Pressed Gold – Tuscan Blend Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
 
Bronze – Commercial
Commercial Mild – Single Varietal Simunovich Frantoio Johno Smith Auckland
Commercial Intense – Single Varietal Waipara Groves Barnea BN3304 Malcolm & Sally McKenzie Canterbury
Commercial Mild – Blends Dunford Grove Extra Virgin Olive Oil Jocelyn Robinson & Sandy Black Central Otago
Commercial Mild – Blends Terra Sancta 0717 Tony Casey Hawkes Bay
Commercial Mild – Blends Kapiti Frantoio/Leccino David & Helen Walshaw Kapiti
Commercial Mild – Blends Weka Leccino/Frantoio Blend Laraine and Peter Rothenberg Nelson
Commercial Medium – Blends Kakariki, Oriwa Helen & John Dunlop Nelson
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal ELOVI Leccino Roger Armstrong Nelson
Commercial Medium – Single Varietal Weka Leccino Laraine and Peter Rothenberg Nelson
Commercial Medium – Blends Narbey Olive Oil Anita and Leon Narbey Northland
Commercial Intense – Blends number 29 Grahame Taylor Waiheke
Commercial Mild – Single Varietal Leafyridge Frantoio Craig & Ruth Leaf-Wright Wairarapa
Commercial Intense – Blends Dali Coupage Ross Vintiner & Andrea Stewart Wairarapa
 
Bronze – Flavoured
Flavoured Other Robinsons Bay Orange and Chilli Chris & Annette Moore Canterbury
Flavoured Citrus Juno Blood Orange Agrumato Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
Flavoured Citrus Juno Lemon Agrumato Karen & Ian Juno Wairarapa
Flavoured Citrus Leafyridge Lemon Craig & Ruth Leaf-Wright Wairarapa
Flavoured Citrus Leafyridge Lime Craig & Ruth Leaf-Wright Wairarapa
Flavoured Citrus Pressed Gold – Lemon Infused Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Flavoured Citrus Pressed Gold – Lime Infused Bruce McCallum Wairarapa
Flavoured Other Leafyridge Chilli Craig & Ruth Leaf-Wright Wairarapa
Flavoured Other Leafyridge Tuscan Herb Craig & Ruth Leaf-Wright Wairarapa
       
Best Processor The Olive Press, Wairarapa    
       
Best Label Olivo Limited, Wairarapa    
       

 

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