Receiver of an award in a Completion of Superior Taste in Brussels

Two Golden Stars

for the “Olive Oil of Pelion”

The “Olive Oil of Pelion” by the Volioti family of Ano Lechonia has achieved a great international distinction, since the family business’ extra virgin olive oil has won two Golden Stars in the International Competition of Superior Taste that took place in Brussels.

An international olive oil competition took place in London in the middle of May, in which the “Olive Oil of Pelion” company participated and its exceptional products were once more the receivers of important awards. More specifically, the company’s extra virgin olive oil has managed to receive the silver award. Last year, the ‘Olive Oil of Pelion’ had managed to, also, win another award in the same international competition.

The first prize for the year 2018 was acquired by the “Olive Oil of Pelion” company through its participation in the Athens International Competition that took place in the middle of April in Delphi. The well-known company for its exceptional products that is located in Ano Lechonia, has received the silver medal for its all-purposes extra virgin olive oil.

The company ‘Olive Oil of Pelion’ won the bronze prize in the category for high phenols in the competition organized by the World Olive Center for Health, under the supervision of Assistant Professor of the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Athens, Mr. Magiatis, known for his love and interest in olive oil.

This is a very important annual competition, since it hands awards to those producers that produce olive oil on health claims, in accordance with the EU 432 / 2012 regulation.

In July of 2017 the Organic Green Olive Oil of the ‘Olive Oil of Pelion’ company has won the Bronze prize for its pharmaceutical properties and the polyphenols it contains in the Panhellenic competition organized by Mr. Magiatis, after having to compete against 800 different olive oils from all over Greece. The award ceremony, in which the Volioti family received its award, was held in the building of the old Parliament.

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