World EVOO Competition Salón Gourmets

  • Exhibitor: GRUPO GOURMETS
  • Date: Wednesday, April 27, 2022
  • Time: 14:30 PM - 19:00 PM
  • Pab: 6

Contest Rules  Panel of experts

Salón Gourmets has been a driving force and an exceptional witness to the impressive boom that Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO) is experiencing around the world, supporting producers in their race towards excellence in a sector that is constantly innovating and professionalising.

There is therefore a clear need to publicise the great Extra Virgin Olive Oils that are currently being produced in different corners of the world, the immense variety of colours, flavours and textures they offer and the infinite versatility of this product. What better way than by organising this worldwide competition?

The best extra virgin olive oils in the world will meet at the Salón Gourmets to celebrate the 1st Salón Gourmets World Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition. The aim of the competition is to find the most outstanding oils of the 2021/2022 campaign.

The jury, made up of international professionals from the sector, will award 7 prizes, taking into account their typology, organoleptic characteristics and design:

EVOO Quality Award Salón Gourmets:

Intense green fruity

Medium green fruity 

Ripe fruity

EVOO Ecological Quality Award  Salón Gourmets.

EVOO PDO and PGI Quality Award  Salón Gourmets.

High polyphenol content Award EVOO Salón Gourmets.

Packaging and Innovation Award EVOO Salón Gourmets.

During the last week of March, tasting sessions will be held by the Official Tasting Panel of the Community of Madrid to then select the EVOOs that will be part of the final that will take place on Tuesday, April 26 (Packaging and Innovation Award) and Wednesday, April 27 at the 35 Salón Gourmets. The awards ceremony will take place on Thursday 28 April from 12:00 to 13:00 h. in the Gourmets Auditorium.


Salón Gourmets EVOO Quality Award - Intense Green Fruitiness Category

First prize: Molino del Genil Picual, de Molino del Genil (Córdoba)

Second prize: Mueloliva Picuda, de S.L. (Priego de Córdoba, Córdoba)

Third Prize: Puerta de las Villas Temprano P.I., from SCA San Vicente Puerta de las Villas (Mogón, Jaén)

Salón Gourmets EVOO Quality Award - Medium Green Fruity Category

First Prize: Virgen de la Torre, of S.C.A. Virgen de la Torre (La Victoria, Córdoba)

Second Prize: Balcón del Guadalquivir, de S.C.A. San Felipe Apóstol (Baeza, Jaén)

Third Prize: Huerta Los Caños, de MONVA, (Mancha Real, Jaén) 

Salón Gourmets EVOO Quality Award - Ripe Fruity Category

First Prize: Castillo de Tudején, de Dehesa del Castillo (Aranjuez, Madrid)

Second Prize: Oro Bailén Arbequina, de Aceites Oro Bailén Galgón 99 S.L.U. (Villanueva de la Reina, Jaén)

Third Prize: Esporão Monovarietal Cordovil AOVE, by Esporão S.L. (Reguengos de Monsaraz, Portugal) 

Organic EVOO Quality Award at the Gourmets Fair

First Prize: Rincón de la Subbética, from Almazaras de la Subbética (Carcabuey, Córdoba, Spain)

Second Prize: Oro Bailén Picual BIO, from Aceites Oro Bailén Galgón 99 S.L.U. (Villanueva de la Reina, Jaén)

Third Prize: Loa 77, of Oleum Laguna S.L. (Villaconejos, Madrid) 


AOVE D.O.P and I.G.P. Salón Gourmets Quality Award 

First Prize: Oleo Subbética, by Marín Serrano El Lagar, S.L., in the Priego de Córdoba P.D.O. (Priego de Córdoba, Córdoba)

Second Prize: Vieiru Ecológico, from Almazara As Pontis - Agropecuaria, in the Gata-Hurdes P.D.O. (Eljas, Cáceres)

Third Prize: Dominus de Monva, in the Sierra Mágina P.D.O. (Mancha Real, Jaén)

High Polyphenol Content AOVE Salón Gourmets Award

First Prize: Cielo y Tierra Picual, from Cielo y Tierra Olive, S.L. (Jaén)

Second Prize: Palacio de los Olivos Picual, by Olivapalacios, S.L. (Almagro, Ciudad Real)

Third Prize: Balcón del Guadalquivir Picual, of S.C.A. San Felipe Apóstol (Baeza, Jaén)

Packaging and Innovation Award AOVE Salón Gourmets 2022 

First Prize: Loa 77, from Oleum Laguna S.L. (Villaconejos, Madrid)

Second Prize: Tesoro, by Grupo Montes Norte (Malagón, Ciudad Real)

Third Prize: Luxury MO, by Jacoliva S.L. (Pozuelo de Zarzón, Cáceres, Cáceres)