Oleico Pallares Wins Gold for Hojiblanca at 2021 NYIOOC
Spanish producer Oleico Pallares has won a Gold Award at the 2021 NYIOOC World Olive Oil Competition, the world's most prestigious olive oil quality contest.
We are very excited to be participated in at the NYIOOC for the first time and proud to produce one of the best oils in the world: Herriza de la Lobilla.Alvaro Pallarés, marketing manager
The company produces extra virgin olive oil in Andalusia using traditional methods. Oleico Pallares earned the Gold Award for its Herriza de la Lobilla brand, a delicate Hojiblanca.
"We are very excited to be participated in at the NYIOOC for the first time and proud to produce one of the best oils in the world: Herriza de la Lobilla," Alvaro Pallarés, the company's marketing manager, said.
He added that while the harvest had been challenging for everyone in Andalusia, Oleico Pallares had worked to improve their production process.
"This harvest has been challenging for everyone," Pallarés said. "We have had to reinvent ourselves and look for better practices to make one of the best oils in the world."
The NYIOOC World Olive Oil Competition, held each spring in New York, is the world's largest and most prestigious olive oil contest. Its annual listing of award winners is considered the authoritative guide to the year’s best extra virgin olive oils.
The complete list of winners can be viewed on the Official Index of the World's Best Olive Oils.