Olive Oil Award Season 2014

Celebrate the Best Olive Oils from Italy!   (Updated June 2014) Just as with wine, there are international olive oil awards. The most recent award presentations can be found through the links below, and these very rare olive oils, available Continue reading Olive Oil Award Season 2014

A Curated Collection: Olive Oil Award Winners

Imagine that you spent your lifetime tending the family’s groves… toiling to prune, worrying about the weather, keeping pests at bay, and in the end, each and every year, producing an olive oil that met the high standards of the Continue reading A Curated Collection: Olive Oil Award Winners

12 Italian Award Winners at the Los Angeles Olive Oil Competition

Olive Oil Award Winners: 2011 Los Angeles Competition The last major awards of the olive oil year were bestowed last week at the Los Angeles International Olive Oil Competition. (They have an impressive wine competition, too!)

A Fresh Look at Olio Verde Novello

We are kicking off the new year with another taste of Olio Verde, the fabulous extra virgin olive oil from Castelvetrano, Sicily. By now, you’ve certainly heard of Olio Verde, and we hope that you’ve had the great opportunity to Continue reading A Fresh Look at Olio Verde Novello

Ciao Chow Linda

Many thanks to the blogger at CiaoChowLinda for her great recipe using Gianfranco Becchina’s Sicilian Olio Verde al Limone received from Olio2go. Her Spaghetti al Frutti di Mare is stunning. All of her photography is fabulous! Jump on over to visit her Continue reading Ciao Chow Linda

Olio Verde al Limone, Flavorful and Notable

Olio Verde al Limone was introduced to the U.S. with the 2008 harvest, and it has returned with a bang. (What’s Italian for bang?) This flavorful gem has recently been named a Silver Finalist in the SOFI Awards. The top Continue reading Olio Verde al Limone, Flavorful and Notable