Our Picual variety, harvest 2014, confirms itself as an exquisite and surprising organic extra virgin and is being recognized in the most prestigious international competitions.
Gold Medal in New York:
Deortegas Picual is awarded at the “New York International Olive Oil Competition” one of the most important and most widely publicised contests that values the quality of extra virgin olive oil.
More than 700 entries from 25 countries are judged by an international panel of experts. Winning olive oils are valued by chefs, buyers and consumers from around the world who demand extra virgin olive oils of the highest quality.
The results can be viewed on the web bestoliveoils.com
Gold Medal in Japan:
Olive Japan 2015 contest has also honored with a Gold Medal our Deortegas Picual.
This contest is committed to the highest standards of integrity and professionalism in the award of medals to the best oils worldwide.
This is the fourth year of Olive Japan, judges are chosen from among the main countries producing olive oil under the supervision of the Association of Sommeliers of Olive Oils from Japan (OSAJ). Japan is worldwide one of the most important olive oil markets.
Ecotrama Silver Medal in 2015, Cordoba:
This time the award corresponded to Deortegas variety Cornicabra. Ecotrama is an essential event for the best Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oils. The Ecological Value-CAAE Association, Ecovalia, and the Provincial Council of Cordoba, are the organizers of ECOTRAMA 2015, specializing in Organic Extra Virgin Olive oil or Organic Production, competition held its fourteenth edition.
The event features a cast of internationally renowned tasters and extensive career that support its recognition.
Gourmet Product recognition by A.V.P.A. Paris.
Within the category of “olive oil intense fruity green” our Deortegas Picual has earned the distinction of Product Gourmet-2015
The Agency for the Valorisation of Agricultural Products (PALS) is a non-governmental non-profit organization, mainly composed of producers and fans of taste, it aims to contribute to the more effective use of agricultural products.
A.V.P.A. tries to bring awareness to consumers and intermediaries concerned the true value of agricultural production in terms of quality and effort that supposes, which allow really distinguish of more standardized productions.