Our facilities in the area of Vamvakopoulo Chania Crete
are built to the highest standards, incorporating high
technology, efficient machinery and proficient produce
Thus, our products reach the market fresh and with the
The total area occupied from our facilities is approximately
…… thousand square meters and it hosts several buildings:
•Large stainless tanks with appropriate
capacity for storing olive oil.
•A perfectly equipped chemistry lab for analyzing product
samples to ensure the quality
•A modern, hi-tech olive oil cold extraction machine.
•A building with machinery for labelling and packing
our products for export.
After the deposit of olive oil from our affiliated producers,
the produce is filtered under cool conditions and kept
in our stainless oil tanks until it is bottled, labelled
and packed to be sold in the local market or to be exported.
Highly prized for its fine flavour, olive oil has been
widely used particularly in Crete since the earliest
historical times. In Greek mythology, the olive tree
was the symbol of Athena, the Greek Goddess of Wisdom.
According to legend, when Athens, the most famous of
ancient Greek cities, was being built, Poseidon and
Athena competed for the patronage of the city which
was to be granted to the one presenting the most beautiful
gift. Poseidon gave the horse, but Athena planted the
olive tree, whereupon the city was awarded to her and
The Kolymvari extra virgin olive oil is extracted from
the finest sun ripe olives according to a tradition
going back several thousand years ago.
Kolymvari Cold is one of the finest and aromatic olive
oils produced. It has an acidity rating that is extremely
low, between 0 and 0,8, a quality that can be matched
by very few olive oils