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NZ Oil Makers notch up top awards in international olive oil competition

May 25, 2021

Once again six Extra Virgin Olive Oils made by New Zealand growers have taken out top awards at the 2021 New York International Olive Oil Competition. From Wairarapa; Loopline Olives have won two Gold Medals, Olive Black has won one Gold medal and Juno Olives have won one Gold medal. From Kapiti, Waikawa Glen won one Gold and from Bay of Plenty, Sapphire Olives won Silver.

With a record 1100 entries from 28 countries the New York competition is considered to be one of the most prestigious in the world. New Zealand has once again punched well above its weight with all entries scoring medals.

Full press release here
2021 NYIOOC Media Release_ NZ Olive Oil Makers Notch Up Top Awards in International Olive Oil Competition

The Olive Oil Times article here
https://www.oliveoiltimes.com/competitions/despite-covid-and-drought-australian-and-new-zealand-producers-shine-at-nyiooc/94464

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