The beauty of olive oil has been known since ancient times, and its value is evidenced by numerous legends and records. The olive oil was treated as gold in ancient Greek Athens, while here Istria is the jewel of Croatian olive growing.
Zigante extra virgin olive oil, prepared according to an old traditional recipe, represents the true beauty of all the golden values of olive oil. We are talking about four different varieties, each unique and with special aromas and nuances – Zigante Buža, Zigante Istarska Bjelica, Zigante Leccino and Zigante Frantoio. Their amazing nuances are recognized and respected in the world – in 2019 Zigante olive oil Buža won the Platinum award at the London International Olive Oil Competitions, while in the second evaluation the olive oil Frantoio Flos Olei won a high 96 points out of a possible 100!
Istria truly represents the best region of true beauty of olive oil. It forms the basis of amazing specialties, and when we talk about Zigante extra virgin olive oil and all its high-quality charms, it also perfectly complements the recipes of black truffles that you must try in the Zigante restaurant!