Olives

Olives from the Wairarapa

Some of the country's best olive oil comes from the Wairarapa. Take a tour of a grove, do an on-site tasting and chat to the growers. They're a passionate bunch! 

River Grove Olives lies on the banks of the Ruamahanga River in Masterton. The olive grove has around 1,700 trees. River Grove blends different olive varieties as well as offering single varietal extra virgin olive oils.
Spend an afternoon at Olivo - the Wairarapa's oldest commercial olive grove.
From Tree to Table Wander amongst the oldest olive trees in Martinborough, learning about the different olive varieties and what happens throughout the olive year. Progress to the tasting room where you will learn how to taste extra virgin olive oil like the professionals do and sample the full range of innovative infused oils finding out how to use in quick easy and spectacular recipes. Duration: over 1 hour Cost: $15.00 per person Bookings essential