De Rustica Olive Estate Shines with Gold Awards at NYIOOC 2023

De Rustica Olive Estate is delighted to share its outstanding success at the esteemed New York International Olive Oil Competition (NYIOOC) 2023.

The estate has once again garnered Gold Awards for two exceptional olive oil collections: Coratina and Frantoio.

This achievement represents a significant milestone for De Rustica Olive Estate and underscores their unwavering commitment to crafting top-quality olive oils. In a field of remarkable competition, with 1,244 brands vying for recognition, only 561 earned the coveted gold medals, and De Rustica Olive Estate proudly secured two of them.

Originating from South Africa, De Rustica Olive Estate was among the 16 entries from the region, with their exceptional oils clinching two of the five gold medals awarded.

De Rustica Olive Estate extends heartfelt congratulations to fellow olive estates who participated in NYIOOC 2023, earning recognition for their exceptional products. This competition showcases the commitment of the South African olive oil community to crafting exceptional oils, and De Rustica is proud to participate in this prestigious tradition.

“We take immense pride in this achievement, which stands as a testament to our team’s dedication and the exceptional quality of our olive oil collections,” stated General Manager Dawie Durand of De Rustica Olive Estate. “We remain committed to the pursuit of excellence and upholding the highest standards in olive oil production.”


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De Rustica Estates

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