Lisa Radinovsky


20 Greek organic olive oils win BIOL International Prizes

This year, 20 Greek olive oils won BIOL International Prizes for the best organic extra virgin olive oils (EVOOs) in the world. Thirty judges from 10 countries awarded Greek EVOOs three Extra …


Greek Olive Oil producers reflect on their success at JOOP

Competing with 242 samples from ten countries, Greek olive oils earned 25 awards from an international jury at the Japan Olive Oil Prize (JOOP) competition for 2019: 5 Best in …


Celebrating eternal inspiration: Greek women and olive oil

Following in the footsteps of their fore-mothers while learning about the latest innovations and aiming for the highest quality, a new generation of well educated, enthusiastic Greek women is sharing …


Celebrating pioneering women in the Greek olive oil world

In Greece, thousands of women care for olive trees, harvest olives, work in mills and bottling plants, and market, sell, export, taste, and judge Greek olive oil. Here are a …


Food, agrotourism, and Greece: perfect together

What is agrotourism? How does it overlap with food tourism? What good is it? We can explore these questions with examples from Greece, one of the European countries trying to …


Greek extra virgin olive oil for the win!

At the EVO International Olive Oil Contest (EVO IOOC) in Paestum, Italy this year, 70 per cent of the Greek extra virgin olive oils that entered won awards. The United …


Greek extra virgin olive oils awarded at Olive Japan 2018

At the seventh annual Olive Japan Show 2018 held in Tokyo last week, Greek extra virgin olive oils won 20 gold medals and 25 silvers in a tough competition with …


Greek olive oils lead recent international contest

At the 3rd Athena International Olive Oil Competition (IOOC) in Delphi last month, Greek extra virgin olive oils competed with 359 samples from 12 countries, 52 per cent of them …


Greek olive oils on world’s best olive oil lists for 2017

Greece excelled with the Koroneiki variety, capturing the majority of distinctions for it.


Four seasons for visiting the olive groves of Greece

While in Greece head to one of the country’s olive groves to see people and nature working together to make olive oil in its homeland.