Calolea Olive Oil has long been supported by the Nevada County community, for over 18 years strong!! Originally from Local Farmers’ Markets and the many specialty retail stores throughout Grass Valley and Nevada City. Our olive oils have always received award recognition, and they earn California Olive Oil Council’s Seal of Authenticity for “Certified Extra Virgin” every year. This year has been a fantastic olive harvest and the award results have been Olympic Style to say the least.
Calolea Olive Oil wants to share this exciting news to all of it’s loyal customers and new customers who enjoy knowing they are buying the best quality straight from the producer, and their neighbor. Our most impressive award this year for our Tuscan Olive Oil is a “Gold” medal from Japan, with over 611 Extra Virgin Olive Oil entries from 21 countries!! Los Angeles International Olive Oil competition is the 5th largest in the world and awarded our Tuscan Olive Oil a “Best in Class” Gold medal, 658 entries with only “29 Best of Class” awards received. California Olive Oil Council OO Competition also awarded our Tuscan Olive Oil a “Gold” medal, along with silver medals for our favorite varieties of Mission and Manzanillo Extra Virgin Olive oils.
We’re proud to grow and produce the finest olive oils and share them with our devoted customers who already know they are buying some of the best olive oil in the world right here in Nevada County.
You can find our Olive Oils to purchase and taste every Saturday in Grass Valley at the NCCGM (North Star House) and every Saturday at Nevada City Farmers’ Market and Tuesdays in Truckee. Our local retailers SPD, Briar Patch, The Wooden Spoon and J.J. Jacksons stock our products throughout the year for your convenience. Many other Farmers’ Markets and Retail locations can be found on our website www.calolea.com