An absolute and exceptionally great distinction for a Greek olive producer was noted in Canada, with 12 out of 12 for Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms, in the international olive oil competition CANADA International Olive Oil Competition 2021.
Simultaneously, these 12 awards constitute a new record number. The 331 international awards that the organic olive products of Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms have acquired are a world record of awards for a Greek olive producer of Single Estate - Terroir. This event reflects the dynamic of Greek olive growing, placing Greece and Sparta Laconia in the most important places on the global olive map, while being a great honor for Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms.
More specifically, these twelve awards come from the first edition of the international competition CANADA IOOC held in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, from 14 to 17 June 2021. This international competition applies strict evaluation standards, based on tasting defined by the International Olive Oil Council, exclusively by the method of blind tasting.
The tasting of olive oils at CANADA IOOC 2021, is carried out by expert tasters (expert panel tasters) of international prestige, coming from different countries of the world.
For 2021, hundreds of olive oils from many olive producing countries participated with a very high level of quality, while the international olive oil competition CANADA IOOC is a competition of special interest for the American continent, especially North America but also in many countries worldwide.
Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms were honored with 12 exceptional awards in an equal number of participating olive oils with, at the same time, very high scores and specifically:
MASTERPIECE Blend evoo - Platinum Award (98/100)
Flavored Gourmet Enigma - Platinum Award (97/100)
MAJESTIC Blend evoo - Gold Award (94/100)
SYLLEKTIKON Gourmet evoo - Gold Award (94/100)
GEMSTONE Blend evoo - Gold Award (94/100)
OLEOASTRON Gourmet Evoo - Gold Award (93/100)
FYLLIKON Organic Olive Oil - Gold Award (93/100)
AGOURELAIO Organic - Gold Award (92/100)
ARMONIA Organic Olive Oil - Silver Award (85/100)
ENSTAGMA Saffron evoo - Silver Award (84/100)
ARMONIKON Organic - Silver Award (82/100)
ENSTAGMA Saffron & Sage - Silver Award (82/100)
All these major awards in Montreal, Canada are a special honor for Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms, with MASTERPIECE Gourmet Evoo and Flavored Gourmet ENIGMA olive oil at the top of the competition and with the absolutely high scores of 98/100 and 97/100 respectively.
These twelve (12) major international awards at the CANADA International Olive Oil Competition 2021 are of particular importance for Sakellaropoulos Organic Farms, as they complete the unique number of 331 international awards worldwide, a record number for a Greek olive producer exclusively of their own olive products.