SONOMA, CA – MARCH 2017 – The Olive Press brought home two Gold Medals from the California State Fair Olive Oil Competition, continuing its status as the most award-winning olive oil in nation.
Italian Blend Extra Virgin Olive Oil won gold for the second year in a row. Sevillano Extra Virgin Olive Oil also took home a Gold Medal. The Olive Press was awarded five other medals including two silver and three bronze.
Judging took place on March 22, 2017 and winners were announced on March 24, 2017. The California State Fair prides itself in showcasing California’s best commercial wine, cheese, craft brew and extra virgin olive oil. This competition designates the best extra virgin olive oils which are grown, processed and packaged in California.
The Olive Press, founded in 1995 as one of the first commercial olive oil makers in the United States, has received more awards than any other domestic olive oil company in North America. This includes top honors in the International Olive Oil Competition in New York City two years in a row.
All of their award-winning products are available online at, or their two stores in Sonoma and Napa. Call (800) 965-4839 for more information.