Our Olive Oil

A perfect balance of fruitiness, a hint of appropriately attractive bitterness and optimal pungency.

Awards

Vesuvio Estates has consistently won awards at prestigious international olive oil competitions and events.

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About Us

As South Africa’s largest olive oil producer, Vesuvio takes pride in the top quality of our operations, from our generous trees to your abundant table

Recipes

Vesuvio Extra Virgin Olive Oil is a versatile gourmet oil that will meet all your daily cooking needs.

Processing

At Vesuvio Estates, processing, storage and bottling processes are HACCP controlled ensuring that the best possible hygiene and traceability practices are followed.

Our Products

Made from machine harvested olives from the Vesuvio Estates.

Classification

Extra Virgin and Virgin olive oils are extracted from the fruit without any alterations to the oils.  In particular, the oils are cold extracted, no heat is used.  These virgin oils are completely naturally fit for consumption, and have not …
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Fatty Facts

Extra Virgin Olive Oil is: the only vegetable oil that humans can consume immediately after pressing – a completely natural product that needs no refining 72% healthy mono-unsaturated fat 12% essential fatty acids omega-6 and omega-3 14% poly-unsaturated fat commonly …
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Health Benefits

A Healthy Fat Composition The human body needs controlled amounts of healthy fats for optimum health.  Extra Virgin Olive Oil is very low in saturated fat and an excellent source of unsaturated fats, which nutrition experts worldwide agree, are healthy …
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