The Amorim Cap Classique challenge is considered South
Africa’s bench mark competition for premium quality Methode Cap Classique. The
inaugural competition was in 2002 and is now held annually and judged by a
panel of respected industry figures with experience in tasting and judging MCC
specifically, with the results being released in September at the Amorim awards
dinner. Since 2013 we have taken part in this prestigious event,
each year walking away with an accolade.In 20...
Variety, along with maturity, are the two most important
factors that influence the quality and taste of olive oil. In 2005, while
planting vineyards on the Domaine des Dieux farm, we decided to include
olive trees in our planting and chose 3 olive varieties specifically grown for
producing quality olive oil: Frantoio,
Coratina and Leccino. The aim was not only to be able to pick and press olives
for olive oil, but also to provide a windbreaker for the vineyards, assist with...