Awards and Medals

A Gratifying Award-Winning Experience

Although the best prize of all remains the highly gratifying experience of developing the local olive industry while enhancing the livelihood of Arab women and supporting numerous opportunities for coexistence, we have won multiple awards over the past few years. These international and local awards attest to the quality, flavor and excellence of our wide range of extra virgin olive oils.

Olive Oil Brand Medal/Prize Competition Country Year
Organic           (Extra Peaceful) Top 100 EVOOLEUM Spain 2018
Organic            (Extra Peaceful) Silver (Best Retail Design) EVOOLEUM Packaging Spain 2018
Organic                  (Extra Peaceful) Silver EVO IOOC Italy 2018
Coratina (Extra Hopeful) Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2018
House Blend (Extra Unified) Silver Olive Japan Japan 2018
Organic                  (Extra Peaceful) Gold BIOL Italy 2018
Organic
(Suri)
Silver BIOL Italy 2018
Organic     (Barnea) Silver BIOL Italy 2018
Organic (Extra Peaceful) 2nd Place      (best packaging) BIOL Pack Italy 2018
Organic (Extra Peaceful) Honorable Mention National Competition Israel 2018
Organic
(Suri)
Honorable Mention National Competition Israel 2018
House Blend (Extra Unified) Honorable Mention National Competition Israel 2018
Coratina Organic Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2017
Coratina Organic Gold BIOL Italy 2017
Barne’a Silver Domina IOOC Italy 2017
Coratina Organic Silver Athena Greece 2017
Coratina Organic Bronze London IOOC UK 2017
Coratina Organic Only fair trade EVOO in Top 50 BioPress Germany 2017
Coratina and Barne’a Organic Honorable Mention Family Olive Oil Israel 2017
Coratina Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2016
Organic Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2016
Organic Gold Domina International Italy 2016
Suri Organic Silver Arisition UK 2016
Suri Organic Silver BIOL Italy 2016
Barne’a Organic Silver Best
Israeli Oil
BIOL Italy 2016
Organic Silver Athena International Greece 2016
Sindyanna House Blend Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2015
Barne’a Organic Extra Gold
Best Israeli Oil
BIOL Italy 2015
Sindyanna House Blend Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2014
Coratina Gold First of the Harvest Israel 2014
Suri Organic Silver BIOL Italy 2014
Sindyanna House Blend Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2013
Coratina Gold First of the Harvest Israel 2013
Coratina Silver Japan Olive Japan 2013
Suri Organic Silver BIOL Italy 2012
Barne’a Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2012
Barne’a Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2011
Barne’a Best Barne’a Terra Olivo Israel 2011
Barne’a Prestige Gold Terra Olivo Israel 2010

Another Batch of Medals for 2018

Since the beginning of the year, our olive oils have received 10 awards and our organic line has been listed by EVOOLEUM as one of the 100 top oils in the world. The awards include gold and silver medals at the BIOL event in Italy, a Prestige Gold medal at Terra Olivo, silver medals both at EVO-IOOC and at Olive Japan, and honorable mentions at the Israeli Olive Oil competition.

Also, in a first for Sindyanna, we received second place for packaging at Biol and a silver medal in the category of Best Retail Design at the EVOOLEUM Packaging Awards. Both awards were judged by prestigious juries which included famous photographers, chefs and other creative minds, further proof of the beauty of our new designs!

                                     

            

       

New Medals for our Organic EVOOs

Our organic line is off to a great start this year with several medals recently awarded to our Coratina and Barne’a varietals – a gold medal at Biol in Italy, a silver medal at Athena in Greece, a Silver medal at Domina International in Italy, a Bronze medal at the IOOC event in London, and two honorable mentions at a local Olive Oil competition here in Israel.

Ahena silver medal 2017LONDON-2017-Quality-Bronze

Two Medals + Best Israeli Oil Award at BIOL 2016

Our good friend Gianni Toma from COSPE represented Sindyanna in Rome earlier this year at the BIOL 2016 awards ceremony where we received two silver medals and were voted the best Israeli olive oil.

Our Latest Gold Medals!

We’re very happy to announce that we’ve added three more gold medals to our growing list of awards. At the Terra Olivo International Olive Oil Competition in Jerusalem, our Organic Fair Trade olive oil received a gold medal, and our Cortina olive oil received the Prestige Gold medal. Also, the judges at the 2016 Domina International Olive Oil Contest (D-IOOC) gave our organic olive oil the prestigious D-IOOC Gold Medal!

TO

New 2016 Medals – Athena International and Arisition

Our Fair Trade Olive Oil has recently been awarded two additional Silver Medals. One at the Athena International Olive Oil Competition that took place in Athens (March 20-21 2016) and the other at the Arisition Quality Awards event that took place in London (April 9-10 2016).

                      Print                                qualitySilver-01-London-IOOC-logo_final-3

Silver Medal at Israel First Harvest 2016

A Silver Medal was awarded to Sindyanna’s premium olive oil in the First Harvest annual competition that was held January 21, 2016 by the Israel Olive Board. Celebrating the beginning of the year with the first award of many for our outstanding fair trade olive oil!

2016-01-21 19.26.34 2016-01-21 19.41.15

Extra Gold Medal at Premio Biol, Italy 2015

Sindyanna of Galilee’s organic EVOO participated in the Biol international Prize for the fourth year in a row. The international jury assigned to our olive oil the ExtraGold Medal (the list of all the winners is published on the website).

Sindyanna’s olive oil was thSindyanna_extragolderefore added to the “Best Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oils of the World” guide which is reserved only to the olive oils that obtained the Biol ExtraGold medal.

Download the guide from the Biol site

 Prestige Gold Medal at Terra Olivo 2015

For the sixth time interra olivo 2015 a row, Sindyanna’s fair trade olive oil won the Prestige Gold Medal at the international Terra Olivo 2015 competition. We were up against excellent olive oils from around the world, including Spain, Italy, Portugal, Argentina and many more countries.

Prestige Gold Medal at Terra Olivo 2014

For the fifth time in a row, Sindyanna’s fair trade olive oil won the Prestige Gold Medal at the international Terra Olivo 2014 competition. We were up against excellent olive oils from around the world, including Spain, Italy, Portugal, Argentina and many more countries.logo_a56

Best Organic Israeli Olive Oil at BIOL 2014

For the third year in a row (!) we won an award at the BIOL competition which was held in March. Our organic olive oil won the silver medal and an award as the best Israeli olive oil.

index_v8B

Gold Medal at First Harvest 2014

Our Extra Virgin Olive Oil won the Gold Medal at First Harvest (Rishon Hamasik), naming it the best EVOO in Israel for 2014 in the small producer category. It is the second year in a row that Sindyanna of Galilee Fair Trade has recieved this prestigious prize. Read more here (in Hebrew).1504094_719821084703171_1575449948_n_irq

The Prestige Gold Medal of theTerra Olivo 2013

Sindyanna’s fair trade olive oil won the Prestige Gold Medal at the international Terra Olivo 2013 competition. This is the fourth time in a row that we have won medals at Terra Olivo where we are up against excellent olive oils from around the world, including Spain, Italy, Portugal, Argentina and many more countries.

TERRAOLIVO_-_PO_2013.JPG_ch0

Silver Medal Award in Olive Japan 2013

The competition took place in Tokyo, Japan, 27-28 April 2013.

silver_medal_Tokyo_small.JPG_mEj

Best Organic Olive Oil Israel in Biol 2013

Yjj

Gold Medal for Sindyanna’s EVOO 2013 in Rishon Hamasik

21359494480_Jqr

Israel Olive Branch choose the winners for Rishon Hamasik 2012-2013 (First Olive Harvest). Sindyanna of Galilee won the gold medal for small producers. Hadas Lahav, Sindyanna’s CEO second from right.

The Prestige Gold Medal of theTerra Olivo 2012

Sindyanna’s fair trade olive oil won the Prestige Gold Medal at the international Terra Olivo 2012 competition. This is the third time in a row that we have won medals at Terra Olivo where we are up against excellent olive oils from around the world, including Spain, Italy, Portugal, Argentina and many more countries.TERRAOLIVO_-_PO_2012_3I5

The Silver Medal of BIOL 12 to Sindyanna’s OilPages_from_Guida_migliori_oli_JJV

A Letter from Biol president:

Dear producer of organic extra virgin olive oil,
with great pleasure we inform you that the oil SINDYANNA OF GALILEE, in competition for the seventeenth edition of the Prize, has been evaluated both in terms of chemistry and sensory panel by the territorial and international jury of BIOL 2012, the international competition held on March from 15 to 17 in Puglia, Italy. This judgment of BIOL jury has allowed you to obtain a recognition of high quality ”SILVER MEDAL” awarded to all samples that have reached the final tasting session provided that they reached a score equal or higher than 70 and to all the samples that obtained by the preselection jury a score equal or higher than 65.
… You will be present on to the 2012 BIOL Guide, were your awarded oil will be listed, as you are listed on our website.

See Guide of Biol Olive Oils

silver_medal_2012_2_pS8

Prestige Gold Medal at Terra Olivo 2011

The international TerraOlivo olive oil challenge took place in Jerusalem on 17-18 May 2011. Sindyanna of Galilee’s olive oil, the only fair-trade organic olive oil in the competition, won the Prestige Gold Medal, as well as a special award as the Best Israeli Barnea Strain. This is the second time that Sindyanna’s fair-trade olive oil has won this prestigious award.

An international team of 30 judges tasted 302 brands of high-quality cold-press extra virgin olive oil samples that were sent to the contest by 19 nations, including Italy, Spain, Argentina, Tunis, Lebanon and Palestine.

mHn