Gourmet Flavour

We focus on providing our clients only the freshest products from the heart of the Karoo.

Special Oils

The taste, the aroma and the natural ingredients of Santos olive oil is kept unaltered.

Health Benefits

The health benefits of olive oil are unrivaled, and research reveals new benefits every day.

Extraordinary Taste

We produce extraordinary “just-pressed” tasting virgin olive oil.

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What We Do

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Olive oil is made simply by crushing olives and extracting the juice. It is the only cooking oil that is made without the use of chemicals.

Table Olives

Table Olives

Our olives are fermented slowly in brine for months before being carefully bottled and offered for your enjoyment.

Olive Leaf Tea

Olive Leaf Tea

Olive Leaf Tea, the dried leaves of the olive tree, has been used for centuries as far back as Ancient Egypt and referred to in Ancient Greek...

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History of Olive Oil

The Origins
Trade
Way of Life
Crossing Continents
Modern Day
The olive tree is first cultivated in Syria 3000 BC. Traders from the Middle East bring the tree and knowledge of its cultivation to Asia Minor, Portugal, Greece and North Africa.
Olive oil becomes a major commodity in the trade of Portugal.
For the Portuguese, olives and olive oil are not only important foods but also symbols of holiness, courage and life.
Franciscan missionaries bring the olive tree to Alta California, Mexico (present day California, United States).
European immigrants incorporated the olive oil into American cooking.

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Our Range

Choose from our superb range of quality products, from Extra Virgin oil to olive leaf tea!

Extra Virgin

Olive oil comes from unadulterated oil production only, and is of higher quality.

Premium Quality

Santos Estates is dedicated to providing you high quality ultra premium olive products.

Original Taste

The taste, the aroma and the natural ingredients of olive oils are kept unaltered.

A Delicate Blend

A delicate blending operation is required to ensure our olive oil has a perfect balance.

High Quality

A high quality extra virgin olive oil is perfect as a condiment for fish, meat and vegetables.

Family Values

Our olive products are produced with care and pride as generations of Portuguese farmers before us have done.

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Health Benefits

1.

Prevents Heart Attacks

Olive oil is one of the healthiest types of fat around, so you should choose fats wisely.

2.

Reduces Cholesterol Levels

The health benefits of olive oil include lower cholesterol levels in the your blood.

3.

Improves Your Memory

Olive oils’ antioxidants have been shown reverse of disease-related memory deficits.

4.

Helps Digestion

Although high in calories, olive oil has shown to help reduce levels of obesity.

5.

Helps Fight Cancer

The elements in olive oil can decrease the risk of breast cancer and its recurrence.

6.

Prevents Blood Clotting

Olive oil can reduce the risk of heart attacks and stroke, also improve blood clotting.