We were delighted to receive Gordan’s request to come and visit us to learn what all the fuss is about Istrian extra virgin olive oil. The two days we spent together were just fantastic and we learned so much from each other, finishing off with Gordon cooking the most amazing meal for us and other […]
Intenso has joined it’s fellow premium brist olive oils Delicato and Santa Margherita in being awarded in the World’s top 100 oils at EvoOleum world guide book. Big congrats to Silvano and Lena for crafting such beautiful oils. Intenso on our Webshop
As a family we were greatly honored to be asked by the BBC to represent the olive oil experience in Istria. Such a professional team and really fun to work with, it was so encouraging that they really wanted to get a feel for us as a family and what it means to do something […]
Congrats to Tina on all your hard work on our new design. We appreciate your work and the much effort you went to to really get to understand our product range and more importantly what the Brist family business is all about. Well done from the whole team!
Wonderful Harvest 2019 Harvest is going great, the olives are strong and the first oils are really spectacular. It is gonna be a wonderful year with a beautiful range of balanced oils. Can’t wait to see the reaction at the Vodnjan olive oil fair in November when the new harvest oils are launched…
Nature & Balance It always amazes me out of the cold of winter eternally springs new growth. All around our olive is the nature of Istria which is just so beautiful. So important to us, in this part of the world, is a balance of nature. Rather than removing all other nature other than olive […]
Come Visit Us. The shop is beautiful and we would love to have you with us for a full tasting and education.Click here to see a virtual tour of the inside of our shop. We very much look forward to welcoming you.
Paul Smith came to visit us and we all had such a fun time together. It seems that Istria with a bite of ice cream and olive oil, cooled the tongue but ,warmed the heart. Hope to see you with us again soon. Thanks for the wonderful article from the Manchester Evening Times.
Sometimes the summer is so busy it happens that we can forget what it is all about. This is my reminder not to… Paul: Husband, dad, adopted son of my Istrian family, Irishman and the guy who talks a lot in the shop and on our tours!
The design of the shop has been the work of Paul & Lena. Below see the design process from beginning to end with the goal to create a space to life the spirit and a place to build our dreams.