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2021 The World’s Best Olive Oils

The NYIOOC World Olive Oil Competition is the world’s largest and most prestigious olive oil contest. The annual listing of award winners is considered the authoritative guide to the year’s best extra virgin olive oils.

Winners 2021

Learn more about the world’s best olive oils and the dedicated producers who craft them.

Il Signorino DOP TusciaGold award

Il Signorino DOP Tuscia

Cabeço das Nogueiras Cobrançosa Veronica Foods ExclusiveGold award

Cabeço das Nogueiras Cobrançosa Veronica Foods Exclusive

Monocultivar FrantoioGold award

Monocultivar Frantoio

Green Fruity HeritageGold award

Green Fruity Heritage

Why all the fuss about good olive oil?

Health

Fresh, high-quality extra virgin olive oil is one of the world’s healthiest foods. Olive oils crafted with care provide antioxidants and phenolic compounds that are proven to help reduce and prevent diseases.

Taste

The best olive oils are blow-your-mind delicious and they elevate the tastes of our foods in ways we never imagined. Hundreds of olive varieties offer countless pairing possibilities that chefs are only beginning to discover.

Food pairing

Hundreds of olive varieties offer countless pairing possibilities that chefs are only beginning to discover. The pairing app developed by NYIOOC and Olive Oil Times analyzes the taste profiles of this year’s best olive oils to return the best match for a variety of popular dishes.

Meat

Fish

Vegetables

Other Foods

Marketplace

Buy this year’s award-winning extra virgin olive oils directly from the producers, distributors and retailers who stock them.

Best Olive Oils Marketplace

Best Olive Oils Marketplace

Buy this year’s best extra virgin olive oils directly from producers and importers.

NYIOOC

World Olive Oil Competition

The world’s largest and most prestigious olive oil quality competition.

Olive Oil Times

Olive Oil Times

The international publication of record for olive oil news and information.

Sommelier Courses

Sommelier Courses

Olive oil educational programs in partnership with the International Culinary Center.