By Alex Malamud,
These oils from the L.A. Olive Oil Competition are available at markets or online. They are gold medal winners unless otherwise noted.
- Pasolivo Central Coast Blends, Paso Robles. Best of Show winner. $18.75-$25.95 for 500 ml. Rainbow Grocery, Pasta Shop Village Market (Ferry Building), Atherton Inn Bed and Breakfast (Redwood City), Say Cheese (San Francisco).
- AlphaWOLF, Napa. $22.99 for 375 ml. Whole Foods (Walnut Creek and San Ramon).
- Figueroa Farms, Santa Barbara County. $13.65-$14.99 for 375 ml. Bryan’s Grocery, Real Food Co. (San Francisco), Draeger’s Market (San Mateo, Menlo Park).
- Jaeger Family, Estate Grown Napa. $22.99-$26.95 for 375 ml. Dean & Deluca, Oakville Grocery, Draeger’s Market (San Mateo, Menlo Park).
- Katz Chef’s Pick EVO, Suisun. $16.99-$24.95 for 375-750 ml. Pasta Shop, Monterey Market (Berkeley), Draeger’s Market (San Mateo), Oakville Grocery.
- Katz Rock Hill Ranch EVO, Suisun. $19.95-$25.50 for 375 ml. Pasta Shop, Draeger’s Market (San Mateo, Menlo Park), Oakville Grocery, Dean & Deluca, Toque Blanche (Half Moon Bay).
- Le Colline di Santa Cruz, $22.99-$24.95 for 375 ml. Draeger’s Market (San Mateo), Toque Blanche, $24.95 for 375 ml (Half Moon Bay), Oakville Grocery.
- Lucero, Tehama County. $13.99 for 200 ml; $24.99 for 500 ml at lucerooliveoil.com.
- Marquesa, California. $24 for 500 ml at the Olive Press Store and at theolivepress.com.
- Olivas de Oro Meyer Lemon, Sierra Nevada Foothills. $13.79 for 250 ml. Whole Foods and olivasdeoro.com.
- Olive Press Arbequina, Yolo County. $16 for 250 ml; $24 for 500 ml. Available at the Olive Press Store (24724 Highway 121 in Sonoma at Jacuzzi Family Winery) and theolivepress.com.
- Olive Press Koroneiki. $16 for 250 ml; $24 for 500 ml. Available at the Olive Press Store and theolivepress.com.
- Oliveto del Vecchio, California. $12-$20 for 147-375 ml at olivetodelvecchio.com.
- Round Pond Estate, Rutherford. $19.99-$27.25 for 350 ml. Dean & Deluca (St. Helena), Sunshine Foods (St. Helena), Copia (Napa) and roundpond.com.
- Silverado Vineyards/Soda Creek Ranch, Napa Valley. $20 for 250 ml. Available at the winery, 6121 Silverado Trail, Napa, (707) 257-1770, and at silveradovineyards.com.
- Stella Cadente, Mendocino. $11.99-$19.95 for 200 ml. Oakville Grocery, Draeger’s Market (San Mateo, Menlo Park), Pasta Shop (Oakland), Oliver’s Market (Santa Rosa).
- Storm Olive Ranch, Napa. $21.99-$25 for 375 ml. Dean & Deluca, Oakville Grocery, Draeger’s Market (Menlo Park).
- The Villa Barone, Mission Butte County. $10-$30 for 200-750 ml at thevillabarone.com.
- Vineyard Canyon Ranch Domestic, Central Coast Blends JT’s Kick Ass Blend Monterey. $12 for 250 ml at vineyardcanyonranch.com.
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