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Awards 2017-12-27T19:59:02+00:00

2016

Saveur De L’année


2016 for GAEA Fresh Extra Virgin Olive Oil

2015

Gold Award, New York International Olive Oil Competition 2015


For GAEA Fresh

Olive Japan, International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition, Silver Medal


for GAEA Kalamata DOP Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Olive Japan, International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition, Silver Medal


For GAEA Fresh, Extra Virgin Olive Oil

“Der Feinschmecker” Germany 2015


Gaea –  PDO Kalamata  EVOO, as one of  the 175 extra virgin olive oils in the world

Prestige Gold Award, Terraolivo Competition, Israel 2015


For GAEA Fresh

Gold Award, Terraolivo Competition, Israel 2015


For GAEA PDO Kalamata

2014

Silver Award, USA, L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition 2014 


PDO Kalamata for Packaging Design , Art and Illustration

Gold Award, New York International Olive Oil Competition 2014


For GAEA PDO Kalamata

2013

Product of the Year 2013


In Germany for PGI Hania Extra Virgin Olive Oil

New York International Olive Oil Competition 2013


GAEA Kritsa Fresh and GAEA Vranas Extra Virgin Olive Oil among the best olive oils in the world

Olive Japan 2013 Silver Medal


For GAEA Kritsa Extra Virgin Olive Oil

First Prize- Top European Import/Export Company


For Gaea at European Business Awards 2012/2013

Terra Olivo 2013, Grand Prestige Gold Award


For Gaea Kritsa Fresh EVOO – Prestige Gold Award for Gaea Vranas and DOP Kalamata EVOOs

Gold Award in Self service Excellence Awards 2013


For GAEA Oxymelo

Oko Test


Germany 2013, GAEA PDO Sitia Extra Virgin Olive Oil

2012

1 Star Gold Award


UK, “Great Taste Awards 2012” for Gaea DOP Kalamata EVOO, Gaea Lesvos-Vranas EVOO & Gaea Pitted Green Olives in Snack Pack with Lemon and Oregano

3 Stars Award “Selection” Magazine in Germany


Specialized in quality food products for GAEA Vranas PGI EVOO

Silver Award


USA, L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition 2012 Gaea -PDO Kalamata, Packaging Design

Bronze Award


USA, L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition 2012 Gaea -PDO Kalamata, Award for Northern Hemisphere Extra Virgin Olive Oil –Mono Cultivar

Silver Award


USA, L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition 2012  Gaea-Kritsa for Northern Hemisphere – Islands, Mono Cultivar

Bronze Award


USA, L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition 2012 Gaea – Vranas evoo for Northern Hemisphere –Islands, Mono  Cultivar

Silver Award


USA, L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition 2012 Gaea-Vranas for Packaging Design – Olive Branch

“Best of Greece” Award


Zurich 2012, “11th International Olive Oil Competition”, for Gaea’s Vranas, Lesvos P.G.I extra virgin olive oil

3 Gold Awards


Moscow 2012, “Prodexpo 2012”, Gaea Oxymelo – Barrel Aged Vinegar with Thyme Honey, Gaea Pitted Kalamata Snack Pack olives & Green Olives with Lemon and Oregano in Snack Pack, “Best Product 2012” competition

Silver Award


Moscow 2012, “Prodexpo 2012”, Gaea – Kritsa Extra Virgin Olive Oil, “Best Product 2012” competition

Olio 2012 Zurich, “Gourmesse 2012”


competition, Public’s Favorite for GAEA Vranas Extra Virgin Olive Oil

2011

Gold Award, Greece 2011, Elaiotehnia- “Art of Olive Oil”


GAEA Kritsa EVOO quality competition, medium fruitiness category

Ruban D’Honneur Award


European Business Awards 2011, in the Import/Export Category, for GAEA’s innovation and excellence

Green Leader- Reduction of Polluting Emissions For a Better Environment” Award From “MyClimate”


2011, for Gaea’s commitment towards environmental

Gastronomos Awards 2011


QUALITY AWARD for Gaea products

2010

1 Star Gold Award


UK, “Great Taste Awards 2010” for Gaea Kalamata Olives Snack Pack

Gold Award


USA 2010, “L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition” For Gaea – Kritsa EVOO

Editors Pick Award, USA 2010, “Progressive Grocer Magazine Competition”


For Gaea Snack Pack Olives

Oko Test


Germany 2010, Gaea’s Organic Pitted Kalamata and Organic Green Olives topped the rank evaluated as “very good”

Sial’s Trends & Innovation


Paris 2010, our snack pack olives where

selected among numerous candidates to be featured in the Trends and

Innovations special section

“Product of the Year”, Germany 2010, “Lebensmittel Praxis” Competition


Gaea – Kritsa Extra Virgin Olive Oil as the winner in the category of “oils” voted by consumers

Stiftung Warentest


Germany 2010, Gaea PGI  Laconia  EVOO, as one of the best olive oils in the market

Gold Award


Greece 2010, ELEOTEHNIA, Gaea PGI  Laconia, Quality

competition, in the “light fruitiness” category

Silver Award


USA 2010, “L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Competition” for Gaea DOP Sitia EVOO

Bronze Award


USA 2010, “L.A. International Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Competition”, for GAEA PGI Laconia EVOO

Bronze Award


Greece 2010, ELEOTEHNIA, Gaea – Kritsa EVOO, quality competition, “intense fruitiness” category

2009

“Gourmet” Awards 2009 Greece


For GAEA  Smoked Aubergine Tapenade

Elaiotehnia “The Art of Olive Oil” 2009


Awards for best packed Olive Oil: Gold for  Laconia PGI extra virgin olive oil, Silver for Gaea / Kritsa extra virgin olive oil 1.5  liter tin, Bronze for Gaea Bio extra virgin olive oil 1.5 liter tin

“Der Feinschmecker” Germany 2009


Gaea –  Kritsa EVOO, as one of  the “top  50 olive oils” in the market

Silver Award, Germany 2009


Lebensmittelpraxis for Gaea – Kritsa EVOO

2008

“Der Feinschmecker”, Germany 2008


Gaea D.O.P. Kalamata EVOO as one of “The best 250 olive oils”

First Place- Mario Solinas Award, International Olive Oil Council 2008


Gaea Kritsa in the Medium  Fruitiness Category

1 Star Gold Award, UK, “Great Taste Awards 2008”


The Guild of Fine Food Retailers, for both Gaea D.O.P. Sitia, Crete EVOO and Gaea D.O.P. Kalamata EVOO

Gold Award, Greece, “Elaiotexnia 2008”


Packaging Competition, Gaea D.O.P Sitia, Crete  EVOO

Silver Award, Russia, “World Food Moscow 2008”


“The product of the year”, Gaea P.G.I. Laconia EVOO

2 Silver Medals, USA 2008


“ Los Angeles International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition”  for Gaea D.O.P. Kalamata EVOO and Gaea P.G.I. Laconia EVOO

Olio 2008 Zurich “Gourmesse 2008” Competition


Public’s Favorite Extra Virgin Olive Oil for GAEA PGI Laconia EVOO

Silver Award, Greece, “Elaiotexnia 2008”


Gaea D.O.P. Kalamata EVOO, “Intense Fruitiness Category”

Silver Award, Greece, “Elaiotexnia 2008”


Packaging competition- “Label’ , Gaea D.O.P. Kalamata EVOO

Bronze Medal, USA 2008


“Los Angeles International Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition” for Gaea’s Organic EVOO

Bronze Award, Russia, “World Food Moscow 2008”


For Gaea’s Mixed Citrus Olives with lemon & orange

Bronze Award, Russia, “World Food Moscow 2008”


For Gaea’s Black Chalkidiki Olives

Bronze Award, Greece, “Elaiotexnia 2008”


Packaging Competition – “Innovation”, Gaea D.O.P. Sitia, Crete EVOO

Bronze Award, Greece, “Eliotoxnia 2008”


Packaging Competition – “Label”, Gaea D.O.P. Sitia, Crete EVOO

Bronze Award, Greece, “Elaiotexnia 2008”


Packaging Competition – “General Presentation”, Gaea D.O.P. Kalamata EVOO

2007

3 Star Gold Award, Great Taste Awards 2007


The Guild of Fine Retailers UK, Gaea Cretan Sauce

Gold Award, “Dagbladet Borsen” 2007, Denmark


For Gaea Extra Virgin Olive Oil DOP Sitia, Crete

Gold Award, Russia, “World Food Moscow 2007”


“The product of the year”, Gaea Kalamata D.O.P. EVOO

Gold Award, Russia, “World Food Moscow 2007”


“The product of the year”, Gaea Laconia P.G.I. EVOO

Gold Award, Russia, “World Food Moscow 2007”


“The product of the year”, Gaea EVOO with Oregano

Silver Award


Gaea Sitia, Crete D.O.P. EVOO, Greece 2007, “2nd Annual Competition for the Best Extra Virgin Olive Oils 2007 in Greece”, intense fruitiness category

Silver Award


Russia, “World Food Moscow 2007”, “The product of the year”, Gaea Mixed Olives

2006

“Der Feinschmecker”, Germany 2006


Gaea Kalamata D.O.P. EVOO as one of “The best 120 olive oils

Gold Medal, Russia, “World Food Moscow 2006”


“The product of the year” / “Fat & Oil products”, Gaea Sitia Crete D.O.P. EVOO

Gold Award, Great Taste Awards 2006


The Guild of Fine Food Retailers UK, Gaea Smoked Aubergine Tapenade

Gold Award, Great Taste Awards 2006


The Guild of Fine Food Retailers UK, Gaea Kalamata Olive Tapenade

Russia 2006, “Men’s Health”, GAEA Kalamata D.O.P. EVOO


From random samples bottles bought off the shelf of supermarkets and among the leading brands around the world, Gaea’s D.O.P Kalamata Extra Virgin Olive Oil topped the list and was rated as the very best olive oil in all 3 categories evaluated: packaging, taste and aroma.

Award, Zurich 2006, 5th International Olive Oil Award


Gaea Sitia Crete D.O.P. EVOO

Silver Medal, Russia


“World Food Moscow 2006”, “The product of the year” / “Products of processing fruits and vegetables”, Gaea Kalamata Olives

Silver Award, Great Taste Awards 2006


The Guild of Fine Food Retailers UK, Gaea Kalamata D.O.P. EVOO

Third Place-Mario Solinas Award, International Olive Oil Council 2006


Gaea Kritsa in the Medium  Fruitiness Category

2005

Stiftung Warentest, Germany 2005


Gaea EVOO from Crete, best bottled olive oil in the German market.

2004

Silver Olive, Zurich 2004


3rd International Olive Oil Award, Gaea Kalamata D.O.P. EVOO

Oko Test, Germany 2004


For Gaea Sitia

2002

American Taste Award of Excellence, USA 2002


Gaea Kalamata EVOO

First Place- Mario Solanas Award, International Olive Oil Council 2002


DOP Sitia (Intense Fruitiness)

2001

Bronze Award, Great Taste Awards 2001


The Guild of Fine Food Retailers UK, Gaea Flame Roasted Red Peppers

Gold Award, Great Taste Awards 2001


The Guild of Fine Food Retailers UK, Gaea Sitia Crete D.O.P. EVOO

First Place- Mario Solinas Award 2001


DOP Sitia EVOO

1999

Golden Lion


International Competition S.O.L. Verona Italy, 1999. for GAEA PDO Sitia