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Hello & welcome! I’m Karen Ormiston – The Olive Oil Taster.

I’m Wales’ first Certified Olive Oil Sommelier, and I’m here to share my passion & knowledge about EVOO (Extra Virgin Olive Oil) with you.

If you are a…

  • foodie looking for recipes, buying advice, tasting notes, the latest news and details of our new Tasters Club
  • restaurant, bar or food outlet interested in running collaborative pairings, tastings or supper clubs using your prefered oil or sourcing something unusual
  • looking for a corporate hospitality event with a difference
  • catering or hospitality college ready to offer students something different – a half-day workshop with tastings and pairings to ensure the next generation knows the versatility and health benefits of EVOO

…you’re in the right place!

Explore the site to find out more, join me for some EVOO chat over on the blog, and get in touch if you’d like to work with me.

Karen Ormiston, the Olive Oil Taster, seated with a book about EVOO