We are pleased to announce that our Elettra Gold olive oil has won the Platinum Award at the London International Olive Oil Competition (LIOOC)!
This top distinction is the second year in a row and is the culmination of our unwavering commitment to quality, authenticity and the rich heritage that defines Elettra.

LIOOC is the most recognized competition in the olive oil industry in Europe, where olive oils from around the world are tasted by some of the most discerning experts in the industry. Winning the platinum award in such a competition reinforces and highlights that Elettra is truly one of the world's top health olive oils as only seven (07) olive oils were awarded the top prize.

The category in which we were awarded is Health Claim. According to the European Union and Regulation 432/2012, Health Claim is any statement about the relationship between food and health. The Commission approves different health claims, provided they are based on scientific evidence and are easily understood by consumers. The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is responsible for assessing the scientific evidence supporting health claims.

Our high phenolic extra virgin olive oil is a product of a traditional process of early harvesting, storage and standardisation. Our olive oil belongs to the category of high phenolic extra virgin olive oil. Olive oils containing > 5mg of polyphenols per 20 grams belong to the category of olive oils with "health claim" and protect blood lipids from oxidative stress.

The phenols in olive oil additionally exhibit a wide range of biological actions in the human body and display strong anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. Experimental and clinical studies have shown that olive oil phenols contribute to the treatment of cardiovascular and oncological diseases, Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, hypertension, arthritis and multiple sclerosis. It strengthens the body's immune system in every situation and contributes to a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle.  
We invite you to become part of our magical journey and discover the elixir that only Nature creates in a miraculous way!