A top level distinction, with 12 prizes in 12 participations for Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms, was noted in the international olive oil competition LONDON International Olive Oil Competition 2021 (LONDON IOOC 2021).
It took place in the United Kingdom and specifically in the city of London, from 15 to 18 June 2021. This international competition has very high quality criteria for selecting and awarding olive oils, applying very strict evaluation standards based on the taste methods set by the International Olive Council.
It is considered one of the largest competitions of very high prestige in the world, with the extremely high score of 9/10 based on the world ranking EVOO World Ranking.
The tasting of olive oils at LONDON IOOC is done with the method of blind tasting by expert olive tasters (expert panel tasters) of international prestige.
The degree of difficulty is complemented by the extremely high number of participations, which for 2021 exceeded 900 olive oils from many olive-producing countries with a very high level of quality.
Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms participated in the international competition, LONDON IOOC 2021 with their twelve (12) specialized organic - gourmet olive oils, collecting scores that exceeded 96% and honored with the number of twelve (12) prizes in all of their participating olive oils.
In total, they were awarded 3 platinum, 6 gold and 3 silver awards of high prestige and recognition.
In particular, the twelve (12) organic gourmet olive oils of Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms that were awarded at LONDON IOOC for 2021 are:
MASTERPIECE Blend evoo - Platinum Award 2021
Flavored Gourmet ENIGMA - Platinum Award 2021
SYLLEKTIKON Gourmet evoo - Platinum Award 2021
MAJESTIC Blend evoo - Gold Award 2021
OLEOASTRON Gourmet Evoo - Gold Award 2021
GEMSTONE Blend evoo - Gold Award 2021
FYLLIKON Organic Olive Oil - Gold Award 2021
AGOURELAIO Organic Olive Oil - Gold Award 2021
ENSTAGMA Saffron & Sage - Gold Award 2021
ARMONIA Organic Olive Oil - Silver Award 2021
ARMONIKON Organic Olive Oil - Silver Award 2021
ENSTAGMA Gourmet evoo - Silver Award 2021
This exceptional reward of international prestige in London marks a very high level distinction in the field of olive cultivation for our country Greece, our land Sparta Laconia and for the course of Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms for the past 30 years.
It is also a special honor for the organic, Single Estate olive products of a Greek olive producer to be recognized in the largest global competitions for their high quality, for their innovation in production, their unique taste and wonderful combinations, while at the same time being considered among the top internationally.
These twelve (12) major awards, at the LONDON International Olive Oil Competition 2021, complete the unique record number of 319 international awards for Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms worldwide, a record number for a Greek olive producer exclusively of his own olive products (Single Estate producer).