Flos Olei, the world’s guide for olive oils, has been choosing the best olive oils in the world for the twelfth year in a row. Out of a total of 54 olive-growing countries, Istria has been counting the record in the evaluation of the best olive-growing region in the world for six years now, surpassing even Italy or Spain!
Of the 73 olive growers from Croatia who are part of this guide, as many as 71 are from Istria. Among them is Zigante olive oil, which this year scored a prominent 96 points out of a total of 100. This ranks it among the top ten world oils in the world according to the “bible for olive oils” as it is also called Flos Olei. This prestigious guide to olive oils receives 1000 applications from olive growers from all over the world every year, and then selects the 500 best. This high rating testifies to the exceptional quality without equal to the olive oils of the Istrian region, and among the best is Zigante olive oil.
This high quality extra virgin olive oil is a cold pressed oil that you can taste in the rich offer of Zigante restaurant or in the Zigante store in Livade, in the very center of Istria.