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Sapphire Olives Blend

By Olives New Zealand Inc

Sapphire Olives is a boutique grove of fewer than 1,000 trees located in the Bay of Plenty, North Island of New Zealand. Grove owners Derek and Tracy Johnson have won Gold and a Best in Class at the New Zealand Extra Virgin Olive Oil Awards. Their 2020 Grove Blend includes Frantoio, Leccino and Pendolino olives. The judges said it has a complex nose of coffee and caramel, with subtle notes of cinnamon and ripe banana. It transfers well to the palate and is overall a well-balanced oil.
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About Olives New Zealand Inc

Olives New Zealand has more than 200 members, representing the majority of commercial olive groves and most of the smaller groves in New Zealand. Our growers vary in size from hobby groves of less than 100 trees to commercial groves of 40,000 trees. Olives New Zealand sets and maintains quality standards for New Zealand-produced olive products, provides quality research and development and facilitates progressive direction for stakeholders in the olive industry.
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Blend
Tasting Sensations
Butter
Sage
Wheat
Vanilla
Walnut
Silver award
5/5

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Semi-Soft Cheeses

5/5

Food Pairing

Caesar's Salad

5/5

Food Pairing

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