2012 Fleurieu Fiesta! Olive Awards Winners

The 2012 Fleurieu Peninsula Olive Awards winners were announced on Thursday 29th November at a dinner held at The Elbow Room, McLaren Vale. Diana Extra Virgin Olive Oil again took out the coveted title of “Best of Show” for its olive oil, while Coriole receiving the equally high accolade for its olives.

The Punter’s Pick gives the people a chance to vote for entries in the Olive Awards. Visitors to the Willunga and Victor Harbor farmers markets blind-tasted the three top medal winning oils. The contest was close but punters at both markets chose Minko Gold.

Winner Olive Oil Awards 2012

Zannie Flanagan and Rachel McMillan present the prizes to Vince Scarfo of Diana for Best Olive of Show.

Winner Olive Oil Awards 2012

Mark Lloyd of Coriole received the Best of Show award for his premium quality Koroneiki olives.

Winner Olive Oil Awards 2012

The Punter’s Pick gives the people a chance to vote for entries in the Olive Awards. Margo Kellet was pleased to win this award again for their small batch, high quality olive oil.