Orchards and Vineyards

AWARDS: GOLD MEDAL for 2017 harvest Macala Sicilian Blend EVOO and Macala Itrana Blend EVOO with the OC Fair 2018 CA Olive Oil Competition! SILVER MEDAL for 2017 Macala Sicilian Blend EVOO with the 2018 California Olive Oil Council (COOC) Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition! SILVER MEDAL for 2016 harvest Macala Sicilian Blend with the 2017 OC Fair EVOO Competition. GOLD MEDAL for 2013 harvest Macala EVOO with the 2014 COOC Extra Virgin Olive Oil Competition! 

Click here for a list of our olive varieties.

Sustainability: Below are links to articles about drought resistant plants that support Macala Orchard's desire and commitment to grow plants appropriate for the dry climate of Southern California.

As California Grapples with Water Shortage, Olive Oil Producers See an ‘Up Year’

Unthirsty Fruit Trees, viable option amidst drought

The California Drought is Making Some Fruit Taste Better

The Benefit of Trees:

  • Trees provide natural habitat for many animals species

  • Trees remove carbon dioxide from the air, and create oxygen

  • Trees help preserve water by slowing erosion