In 2000, the Los Angeles County Fair in cooperation with the California Olive Oil Council and their panel of tasters introduced an Super Premium olive oil and flavored olive oil competition in conjunction with the wine competition. The competition quickly grew to world stature and is now the largest olive oil competition in the nation. The 2005 competition received 364 oils from 242 producers from around the world.

Saltonstall Estates has earned high praise and numerous awards from numerous tasting panels, chefs and consumers, earning the following awards:

Best Super Premium Olive Oil - Domestic Category - Los Angeles County Fair Olive Oil Competition

Saltonstall Estates Super Premium Olive Oil

Frantoio, Leccino, Pendolino, Maurino, Moraiolo, Sonoma

Best of Class, Gold Medal - Los Angeles Super Premium Olive Oil Awards

Saltonstall Estates Super Premium Olive Oil

Robust, Leccino, North Coast 2012