September 2013 saw the visit of 42 members of the Arenberg Orchestra (a student orchestra from Belgium) to the Brist Olive grove in Vodnjan. The visit was a wonderful experience and the young members of the orchestra learned about the history and traditions of olive oil growing as well as seeing how it is produced […]
Brist, Deniz Zembo i Apetit
Vrhunska maslinova ekstra djevičanska ulja i gastronomske kreacije Deniza Zembe u centru Zagreba. wish.hr Zagrebački restoran Apetit bio je domaćin prezentacije vrhunskih ekstra djevičanskih ulja BRIST Olive Sta. Margherita, Seline i Gorlato, proizvedenih od tradicionalnih i autohtonih sorti maslina te uz pomoć najsuvremenije tehnologije. Obiteljska tvrtka Brist već šestu godinu zaredom uspješno plasira svoja vrhunska […]
Storms a coming
Early September saw the arrival of much wanted rain, and wow did we get it! What we didn’t expect one afternoon was to see five (yes five) tornadoes passing no more than 20 km away just west of the Brijuni national park. Big winds are expected across our grove every so often but our well […]
A tractor please
June 2013 saw the visit of our young cousin from Germany to the Santa Margherita olive grove. Two and a half years old and apparently an expert on soil mechanics. He was not impressed with the balance and consistency of the soil and was insistent that he needs to see the red tractor again.
Hot as we like it
After a rainy spring we are now into the hot season. Plenty of hours of sunshine to fill our olives full of energy and goodness. Added to that over the last week in Istra we are experiencing fresh winds from the north which keep the olives moving and well aerated. All in all, if it […]
Intense – Harmonious – Delicate (and the fourth is very special) are the three key flavours of the BRIST Olive Oil range. This variety is created through the blending of traditional local olive types. Whether you like to drizzle your olive oil over red meat, white fish salad or even your vanilla ice cream we […]
2013 looking good
A spring heavy with rain has left the olives in great shape for a long hot summer. As the trees bloomed this year in June light winds helped pollination to give what will hopefully be a bumper crop of natures best.
Our Olive Grove
Located at an attitude of 150m above the sea and directly across from the world famous Brijuni Islands national park – our 6 hectare grove is settled in the most ideally suited location. Come and visit us and take a walk through the new and regenerated groves and experience the beautiful nature and natural growing […]
Intense & Spicy
For those who like it spicy Intenso is the ultimate olive oil. Exceptional quality and a unique blend of five olive types: Žižolera, Buža, Karbonaca, Morasola, Rosulja. A highly popular oil in our range. For those who know the region of Istria and have experienced wild rocket or spring onions, you will know that nature […]