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Wairarapa Sweeps NZ Extra Virgin Olive Oil Awards, 2020 Best Year Yet

October 11, 2020

Wairarapa Olive Oil makers have swept the annual NZ Extra Virgin Olive Oil Awards, winning four of the five major awards for Olive Oil Excellence, with the region’s growers also taking home 58 medals.

The New Zealand Olive Oil Awards began in 2000 and recognise excellence in NZ Extra Virgin Olive Oils (NZ EVOO). The winners were announced tonight at the Olives NZ 2020 Award Ceremony.

The following four Wairarapa Olive Growers received the top awards:

  • Best Boutique – Juno Olive Oil Picual
  • Best in Show – Olive Black Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • Reserve Best in Show – Loopline Picual
  • Best Flavoured Oil – Leafyridge Olives Chilli.

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