The organic extra virgin olive oil Mercouri Olive Groves received honorary distinction from the Natural History Goulandris Museum in an event in the 09/06/2015
It was included in the list Marco Oreggia Flos Olei 2014 as one of the best organic extra virgin olive oils in the world
Congratulations on the "Mercouri Olive Groves" Olive Oil from the ex-professor of Pharmacology and Chemistry at the University of Athens Mr. Procopios Magiatis, who considers it to be one of the top Olive Oils produced in Greece for the year 2014.
The analysis of the Olive Oil sample showed that its composition in oleocanthal and oleacin was higher than the average of most of the other greek olive oils. These factors are very important for the protection from inflammations, cardiovascular problems, arthritis and the lowering of HDL-Cholesterol
In the international "BIOL" competition of the year 2011 for organic olive oils, in Bari - Italy, our extra virgin olive oil was the winner for the greek organic olive oils.
"BIOL" is an annual international competition for organic olive oils, with high prestige. In the year 2011 participated nearly 320 organic olive oils from all over the world and among them around 60 greek ones.
In the year 2009 our extra virgin olive oil gained the quality award from the magazine "Gastronomos" as one of the best greek extra virgin oilve oils.
"Gastronomos" is a magazine of KATHIMERINI newspaper specialized in greek quality food ,beverage and excellent farm products.
Each year it rewards with high qualitative criteria exceptional products of small greek producers.