Posted by Olivia on Monday, March 13th, 2017
The 2016 Oilve Oil Competition Season is underway! The California Olive Oil Council (COOC) hosted their annual member meeting and awards ceremony this weekend in Monterey where The Olive Press took home 2 Gold Medals for Picual and Arbequina Extra Virgin Olive Oils along with 3 Silvers for Empeltre, Italian Blend and Arbosana Extra Virgin Olive Oils.
Celebrating their 25th year, the California Olive Oil Council (COOC) is a trade association with the mission of encouraging the consumption of certified California extra virgin olive oil through education, outreach and communications. The COOC is committed to upholding the highest standards within the olive oil industry through its Seal Certification Program.