Posted by: Agence Tunis Afrique Presse

Tunisia won six medals, including four gold medals, at the 19th edition of the Los Angeles International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition

The variety “Olivko” won the gold medal “Best Of Class,” the first distinction of its kind for Tunisian olive oil. The organic olive oil “Olivko” also won a gold medal. Ditto for the organic variety, Oriviera.

Besides, « Triomphe Thuccabor » of Domain Ben Ismail won a gold medal.

In turn, the variety of Sahel Oleiva won a silver medal. A bronze medal was awarded to the variety “Vaga Olive Oil.”

The Los Angeles International Olive Oil Competition is the largest olive oil competition in the United States. More than 20 countries participated. 658 products from 371 producers were presented.