EVOO Blog

Olive Oil Boutique Founder Joins the Olive d'Or Jury

We're honored to announce that Olive Oil Boutique's founder, Karen Rapp, has been invited to join the Olive d'Or jury.  

For The Love Of Cooking

Hey foodies! Come out & join us Thurs. April 6th for an evening of cooking, eating & socializing! Organized by The Junior League of Toronto, the event will raise money for programs for youth & families living in shelters & vulnerable individuals facing mental health issues. Celebrity Chef John Cirillo will be overseeing the cooking portion of the evening while our founder, Karen Rapp, will be running a olive oil tasting. Premium wine & spirits agency Noble Estates will be providing wine pairings. Hope to see you there!

Fattoria Ramerino EVOO Named The Best Extra Virgin Olive Oil of the Year!

Filippo Alampi of Fattoria Ramerino accepting his award for Best Extra Virgin Olive Oil of the Year
Fattoria Ramerino has won the coveted award for the Best Extra Virgin Olive Oil of the Year for 2017!

Le Tre Colonne's Coratina Named 1 of the Top 20 Evoos in the World!

Each year the premiere olive oil guide Flos Olei names the top 20 extra virgin olive oils in the world at a gala award show held in Rome. We were there this past December when they awarded the title of "The Best Extra Virgin Olive Oil - Extraction System" to Le Tre Colonne's Coratina! 

How to Make Sure You're Buying a True Extra Virgin Olive Oil

In light of 60 Minutes Jan. 3rd story on olive oil fraud in Italy we've received a lot of questions on how consumers can be sure that what they're buying is an authentic extra virgin olive oil and not one of the fakes that are being produced and exported world wide by the agromafia in Italy. Here are some tips to help ensure that what you're buying is a true extra virgin.

Le Tre Colonne's Coratina Wins Gold at the New York International Olive Oil Competition!

Congratulations to Azienda Agricola Le Tre Colonne for winning gold at the New York International Olive Oil Competition! Bravo!

Fattoria Ramerino Guadagnolo Primus Named One of the Top 20 Extra Virgin Olive Oils in the World!

Congratulations to Filippo Alampi (center) and everyone at Fattoria Ramerino in Tuscany for being named one of the top 20 olive oil producers in the world!  We know you produce fantastic extra virgin olive oil and now the world does too!