So much study and hard work, from the idea to the product. So many tests and as many measures, from trees to the mill. Finally, good news arrive. Prizes. Awards. Vital to a business like ours. We are happy because hard work and quality always repay. Let’s go on like this…
L’ORO DELLA PUGLIA 2018
The award ceremony of L’Oro della Puglia was held in Lecce as part of the Gran Galà dell’Olio, promoted by O.L.E.A., the Expert Tasters Laboratory Organization.
The Evo Oil Pujje in the “Blend” section has won the 3rd place!
EVO IOOC – EVO INTERNATIONAL OLIVE OIL CONTEST 2018
The EVO IOOC – EVO International Olive Oil Contest has originated from an idea of Dr. Antonio G. Lauro, who has been working in collaboration with VINAR SA Argentina, Oleum and Voglia di Viaggiare Eventi associations as well as under the patronage of the Municipality of Capaccio Paestum. The contest, the first to be organized in Southern Italy, has reached its third edition this year. Its goal is to promote and improve the high quality extra virgin olive oil sector.
By reaching the finals in the EVO IOOC Best International Coupage – North Hemisphere (prize awarded to the best extra virgin olive oil blend competing in the Earth’s Northern Hemisphere), EVO Pujje was awarded the EVO IOOC – EVO International Olive Oil Contest Gold Medal for both the intense fruity Rea and the soft fruity Amphitrite.
ORO D’ITALIA E ORO DEL MEDITERRANEO 2018
O.L.E.A. (Organizzazione Laboratorio Esperti Assaggiatori) is a board of important olive oil tasters organizing two major competions in the olive oil sector: L’Oro d’Italia (Italian Extra Virgin Oil Competition, now at its 9th edition) and L’Oro del Mediterraneo (7th International Competition), aimed at assessing olive oil production, consolidating the manufacturing companies’ brands as well as promoting their marketing worldwide. The Board awarded Olio Evo Pujje 4 GOLDEN DROPS out of 5 for both the strong Rea and the light Amphitrite’s blends, HONORABLE MENTION.
NYIOOC 2018 – New York International Olive Oil Competition 2018
Now at its sixth edition, the New York International Olive Oil Competition organized by Curtis Cord, co-founder of the Olive Oil Times website, has turned into one of the most awaited events in the olive oil sector in just a few years’ time. A competition that can boast an internationally renowned Board awarding prizes the major producers all over the world consider as some of the best in the sector. As to Italy, Olio Evo Pujje got TWO GOLD AWARDS for both blends, the strong fruity Rea and the light fruity Amphitrite.
JOOP – Japan Olive Oil Prize – TOKYO 2018
ICCJ, the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Japan organized the sixth edition of this major International Competition to promote the best extra virgin olive oils in the world by awarding their manufacturers’ reliability, quality and professionalism. The Board – made up of six internationally recognized certified judges – awarded Olio Evo Pujje with TWO GOLD PRIZES for both the soft oil multicultivar Amphitrite and strong oil multicultivar Rea. An excellent result that made our brand renowed in such an important sector like olive oil’s.
LOS ANGELES INTERNATIONAL EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL COMPETITION 2018
Los Angeles Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition is not only a fair but also the fifth most important competition worldwide in the oil sector, with a board of twenty judges coming from all over the world (USA, Italy, Argentina, France, Spain, New Zealand , Uruguay, Chile, Australia).
Evo Pujje won TWO GOLD MEDAL AWARDS, both for the soft Anfitrite and the strong Rea, bringing these two Italian oil varieties – produced in Apulia – on top of the world.
Bellavita Awards recognize the excellence of Made in Italy wine and food products submitting them to the analysis of a renowned board of judges made up of great buyers, retailers, importers, distributors, sommeliers, star chefs, food and wine critics, experts in the sector, journalists and food bloggers.
EVO Pujje was awarded a STAR.
An important international award got after passing a test based on 7 precise criteria: taste, packaging, innovation, producer’s history, product relevance on the international market, as well as ecologically sustainable production.
OIL FORMS – OIL WORKSHOP 2018
Le Belle Forme degli Oli is an international competition conceived by Dott. Caricato from Olio Officina, where a board of experts in the oil sector judges not only products excellence, but also their packaging and labelling.
Olio Evo Pujje won such awards thanks to its simple but striking design, both in terms of packaging and labeling.
FLOS OLEI 2018 – GUIDA AL MONDO DELL’EXTRAVERGINE
It is the first international guide dedicated to olive oil companies all over the world and their extra virgin olive oil strictly selected by a board of expert tasters supervised by Marco Oreggia, editor and publisher of the book.
This prestigious guide placed Pujje among the best of about 750 olive oil producers worlwide.