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From Tree to Table

River Estate is a boutique single estate producer of premium New Zealand extra virgin olive oil.

2023 Oils Now Available


Our 2023 New Zealand olive oils and table olives are now available for purchase.

Oliveti Olive Oil competition

We submitted 5 oils for the 2022 Awards:


  • Picual won Gold medal and Best in Class

  • Tuscan Blend won a bronze  medal

  • Leccino won a bronze medal

  • Chemlali won a Gold medal

  • Frantoio won a silver medal

Royal Easter Show Awards
The future of this competition is in  doubt due the showgrounds future.

We submitted 4 oils for the 2019 Awards:


  • Frantoio won a Silver medal

  • Picual, Koroneiki and Tuscan Blend won Bronze medals

ONZ Certified Oil - certified Extra Virgin


All our olive oils are  laboratory tested  to ensure they meet the chemical composition required. 

Of the 20223 olive oils, four were classified as Extra Virgin olive oils. 

Chemlali and Koroneiki are classified as 'virgin olive oils'. More clarification as to why in our NEWS page of the yearly review.

No organoleptic tests were carried as the oils were laboratory tested in New Zealand, of which no one in NZ has the capability for organoleptic testing or Polyphenol testing.

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