Our new tasting terrace

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Wow, what an evening. We had on tour to the grove today Swedish, Americans, Irish and English guests and it was so wonderful. In the last few days we finished the construction of our new tasting terrace at the Sta. Margherita grove and this evening was the first time to try it out and take […]

Marina Marinski and Brist

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We are very honoured to have the work of young and dynamic ceramic designer Marina Marinski in our shop in Vodnjan. Deservedly her beautiful work has pride of place with us. What we most love is simply the smile the little pots, cups and bowls bring to people’s faces.  

Flowering Season

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It’s a beautiful time of year, the warmth of summer is with us already and life on the grove is abundant. It is also a time of a few nerves for all olive growers as the critical flowering season begins. Lasting just a handful of days this moment can forecast a bumper harvest or none […]

Growing (up)

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Liam loves the grove and those who have been at our shop will certainly recognize the face. Here he is proudly beside his tree which was a gift from Petra and Tomi Sebek and was planted at the time of his christening. It is a beautiful Tamarix ramosissima and we look forward to many years […]

Let the quiet man work…

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The best salad in the world and the most amazingly kept patch. Nono (Grandad) Mate just wants peace, and at 85 he deserves it. I’ll ask him to plant more tomatoes for the summer tours, but some days we just have to accept that he takes them all. After all he did plant them!!!

2015 Grove Tours begin

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As the weather improves already we are in action this year with guests visiting the Sta. Margherita grove. As it is a working farm there is always something happening and these days is no different. The large scale trimming of the trees is in process as well as the regular plowing and taking general care […]

Brist win at Noćnjak 2015

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Great news today from Noćnjak. To come at the top of the pile in such a prestigious competition is wonderful. But we won’t stop trying to be better and better! 4 gold medals (Premium & Exclusive), 1 silver medal (Oleum), champion in “Infuso” category and second in the competition overall with Exclusive Selection for the […]

Pink Day 2015

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A wonderful day had by all to celebrate International Women’s Day at Mimara. Thank you to our fellow exhibitors and to our regular and new clients who came, saw, tasted and chatted about our great love – olive oil. Thank you to the organizers as well, we look forward to continue to support this wonderful […]

Don’t miss our next event

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A day at the office

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Just a simple post

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Good Morning Trees!

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The winter at Sta. Margherita is a time to hibernate. The cold winds come and clear out the grove of everything that is not ready to give new growth. From harvest through to early spring, the grove is rested and we let nature protect itself for this period, ready to regenerate in the spring. That […]