The story of extra virgin olive oil “Oleum Viride”, owned by family Belić, started when Mr Belic bought a small olive grove for his wife as a marriage anniversary gift.
Today at five sites and 11 hectares with 5500 olive trees of carefully chosen sorts, Mrs Belić, MSc. (agriculture) revitalized a few indigenous kinds of olives, out of which the idea was born to discover the distinctive taste of each oil produced from them separately.
In the picturesque Istrian olive groves, the Belić family initiates the same magic life cycle every year. The sequence from the olive fruit to the olive oil, it is taking its course with full respect for centuries-old traditions while utilizing the latest ecological agricultural techniques and technologies.
OLEA BB award-winning extra virgin olive oils have strong and powerful sort characteristics. These characteristics are making the “Oleum viride Belić” oils a remarkably important element of the Mediterranean diet. At the same time, they offer a supreme pleasure to your palate.
An innovative design concept that, along with the name of the variety, introduces a different colour as an additional element of differentiation of a particular label within the packaging series. Ksenija Jurinec’s design won the Cro Pak and the prestigious Red Dot award in 2009.