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Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co.

305-287 Gower Pt. Rd | BC, Canada, Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
+1 778-462-3088
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Awesome oil.

Really like this place. The quality of the oils and balsamic vinegars is great. The staff is very... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Gerry S
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Vancouver, Canada
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Olive oil or vinegar like you never tried before

This establishment raises the whole art of cooking to another level through the varieties of... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Gibsonsguy
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Gibsons, Canada
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Artisan Olive Oils, Balsamics and more..Come savour the delicious flavours while soaking up the ocean view. Try the European tradition of olive oil and balsamic tasting in an idyllic West Coast setting. Sample and explore the endless pairing combinations of gourmet oils and balsamic vinegars before you buy. Tastings are alwayscomplimentary.
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305-287 Gower Pt. Rd | BC, Canada, Gibsons, British Columbia V0N 1V0, Canada
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Really like this place. The quality of the oils and balsamic vinegars is great. The staff is very helpful. Taste testing is available. Many different options when it comes to picking different packages. Great place to pick up that special gift.More

Thank Gerry S
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017

Thank you for your enthusiastic review. So pleased you commented on the quality of the oils and vinegars. i was recently visiting some of the farms our olive oil comes from, and the experience reminded me just how fantastic and special the oils we sell...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

This establishment raises the whole art of cooking to another level through the varieties of vinegar and olive oils they carry. By tasting in the store, which is the way they get you to focus on flavour that works for you, the purchase is guaranteed...More

Thank Gibsonsguy
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017

Thank you for your review. Your wording is so wonderful - I may borrow some of it for our next ad campaign! We try to personalize the experience for each customer, so thank you noticing that in your experience. Happy Tasting!

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Spending an hour or so tasting and planning meals on a rainy day couldn’t be more wonderful. Knowledgeable, helpful staff who can help you with pairings. Or come up with your own delicious combinations from their large assortment of balsamic vinegars and olive oils. They...More

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andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thank you for your review. Although all of us love the outdoors, it is true, olive oil and vinegar tasting is a great rainy day activity. Thank you for you kind words about our staff. We are lucky to have such a lovely group of...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017

I love this place for balsamic selection. The cara cara orange and lemon grass and mint are wonderful for salads or adding to mineral water....the lime olive oil makes anything tast gourmet. The truffle oil is amazing on steak, pizza and even eggs.More

Thank Carol1997
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

I love all your suggestions. The Persian Lime Olive Oil is one of my absolute favourites, and I do add it to everything: plain yogourt, for making homemade granola, salads, fish tacos, drizzled over smoked salmon...You can check out our online cookbook for recipe ideas....More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

A summer highlight is always a local greens salad simply tossed with good olive oil & vinegar. I really like the citrus (lemon, grapefruit) vinegar. And come Christmas time, the gift packs make wonderful stocking stuffers for the adults in your family (something they will...More

Thank BarbaraElizabeth
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thank you for your review. We are so fortunate here on the Sunshine Coast. Many of us can easily grow our own summer greens, and if not we have local farmers producing delicious greens. I too am a fan of the citrus oils. The Persian...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

I like olive oil. I wasn't sure what to expect, but we received a warm welcome, and brief introduction letting us know that we could taste each of the items on offer. In retrospect, I would recommend tasting the oils first, and then the balsamics...More

Thank Cathie W
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2017

Thank you for reviewing us on Tripadvisor. We are happy to hear that you had such a positive experience, and I really like that you offered other Tripadvisor readers some tasting advice, as well as a summary of what to expect when they arrive for...More

Reviewed 1 August 2017

Had a very memorable experience inside the shop. Yvette was incredibly informative and knowledgeable. She made my experience in there awesome. Had no idea of the healing properties of the vinegars and oils, plus they taste ohhh sooo yummy! Thank you Yvette!More

Thank TS123456789
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive and enthusiastic review. As an owner, I must say I am THRILLED to bits when a customer thinks so highly of one of my lovely. All our staff are so enthusiastic about the...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Went in, not knowing what to expect, so glad I did! The staff were very helpful. The store is lined with large silver vessels of flavoured oils and balsamic vinegars. Who knew there are three colours of balsamic?! Staff was able to make suggestions of...More

Thank KathleenJ88
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. I think many of our first time customers have the same feeling when they walk in - not knowing what to expect. So, I particularly appreciate your comments about this! We do everything we can to be welcoming, informative...More

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Walking by this store and liked the setup and so we went in. Very pleasant people to talk about the various oil infused products with plenty of free samples to taste. We ended up buying three bottles, 2 - Dark Balsamic called Black Mission Fig...More

Thank miketherrien80
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for your review. So pleased to hear that you just chanced upon us and had a positive experience. I am in love with the Tahitian Vanilla dark balsamic too : ) If you have any left over, please check out our online cookbook...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Have bought olive oil from other specialty stores but enjoyed this one the most. Besides the regular tasting of olive oil and Balsamic vinegar, really enjoyed the friendly staff and the way they presented the olive oil. They did not have it already bottled but...More

Thank TGB40
andiamocipresto, Owner at Sunshine Coast Olive Oil Co., responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for takng the time to give us such a positive review. We do everything we can to ensure you are getting the freshest olive oil available. I am so pleased you noticed! A few of the thngs we do are: 1) order frequently....More

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