Awards

 2015 Perth Royal Show

 FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar Gold medal 0.2% 540
Green vegetable aroma of capsicum and asparagus. Good flavour of nettle and green almond.Strong pungency & bitterness. Good lingering finish.

 2014 Perth Royal Show

 FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar Gold medal 0.2% 403
Tomato leaf,fresh vine tomato with greens.Strong palate of tomato & winter greens which linger and complement the excellent finish.

2013 South West Olive Association Extra Virgin Olive Oil Show

  FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar

Gargano Blend

Silver medal 0.2% 262 Medium to strong tomato leaf and fresh banana aroma. Mild fruit and olive palate. Bitterness merges to pungency.
 Third Pillar

Geographe Blend

 Silver medal  0.4%  287  Light floral/peach fragrance.. Light and creamy on the palate. Mild bitterness and good peppery finish.

 

2013 Australian Olive Association Extra Virgin Olive Oil Show

  FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar Gargano Blend Silver medal 0.2% 211 Pleasant green tomato and cut grass aroma. Similar flavours in the medio style.  Well balanced.

 

 2013 Perth Royal Show

 FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar

Geographe Blend

Silver medal 0.3% 275  Sweet tropical aromas. Fruit driven palate with mild bitterness and pungency.  Well balanced and good length.

 

2012 South West Olive Association Extra Virgin Olive Oil Show

  FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar

Gargano Blend

Silver medal 0.2% 281 Herbaceous aroma follows through to the palate.  Well balanced bitterness and pungency
 Third Pillar

Geographe Blend

 Bronze medal  0.1%  220  Floral, nutty, spicy aroma which flows through on the palate and builds in a good degree of bitterness and pungency

 

2012 Australian Olive Association Extra Virgin Olive Oil Show

  FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar Bronze medal 0.2% 259 Mild to medium aromas and flavours of green tomato and green almond.  Good freshness, but low intensity held it back

 

 2012 Perth Royal Show

  FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar Bronze medal 0.2% 250 Sweet green slightly herbal aromas that follow through to the palate. Rocket like bitterness and medium pungency.
Third Pillar

Geographe Blend

Bronze medal 0.2% 276  Green grass aroma.  Ripe avocado flavour with mild peppery finish.

 

Third Pillar

Gargano Blend

Bronze medal 0.1% 272 Medium dry hay aromas with sweet flavours and lasting warm peppery finish.

 2011 Perth Royal Show

  FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar Bronze medal 0.1% 257 Fresh fruit aroma follows through to palate followed by good peppery finish.
Gargano Blend Bronze medal 0.1% 307 Soft grassy aroma. Mild herbaceous flavours. Almond meal like finish.

 

2010 Perth Royal Show

  FFA Polyphenols Judges’ comments
Third Pillar Silver medal 0.2% 515 Good olive characters on nose with a strong green tomato and herbal palate.  Big robust finish.
Gargano Blend Silver medal 0.1% 452 Excellent intensity of green banana and olive leaf on nose and palate. Good level of pungency and bitterness