The Verallia Portugal sponsored the National Olive Oil Competition in Portugal for the 3rd consecutive year
The Verallia Portugal was present on May 14th, at the 9th Edition of the National Olive Oil Competition of Portugal, held in Santarém as well as delivery of prizes to June 8th.
The National Olive Oil Competition of Portugal took place on 14th, 15th and 22th May 2015, in Santarém, organized by the National Exhibition Centre (CNEMA) together with the Center for Studies and Promotion of the Alentejo (CEPAAL), and the respective prize giving to June 8th.
This contest seeks to reward domestic products of quality and excellence, contributing to the promotion and dissemination to consumers. The winners were awarded with bronze medals, silver, gold, gold-DOP and prestige. Winners can see displayed in: http://concursosnacionais.pt/premiados-concurso-nacional-de-azeite/.
The evolution the contest over the years attests to the level and dimension that it has reached not only by the number of participants, but also the quality of the products presented, the contest were 147 olive oils from 90 producers, was attended by 40 tasters (Portuguese and Spanish), which included experts from the sector in all production regions of the country, journalists and consumers.
This competition told with the sponsorship and support of Verallia Portugal, an enriching partnership and focusing on proximity, where the bet in nationals products the quality high and uplift the country, both internally and externally.