Colavita is proud to work with companies and individuals who share the same values and ideals. Read all about our involvement in the world of food as well as various community projects
Conde Nast & bon appétit
Bon Appétit is an American food and entertaining magazine that is published monthly by Condé Nast. It was started in 1956. The magazine typically contains recipes, entertaining ideas, and wine reviews and recommendations. Colavita and bon appétit have come together to collaborate on multiple recipe videos and listicles for the bon appétit and basically website. Colavita was also featured in a Architectural Design Apartment food tasting during the 2019 AD Design show.
Mike Colameco's Real Food
Mike Colameco has been working with Colavita for many years as a Brand Ambassador for the brand, spreading his love for extra virgin olive oil as a condiment and cooking tool. Colavita is the main sponsor for Mike Colameco’s Real Food, and is showcased during regular breaks in the show. In addition, last year Colameco created a recipe collection for Colavita, which can be found here. The collection is a group of recipes with international flare, ranging from Peruvian Fluke Ceviche to Philippine Spicy Adobo Wings and of course some Italian Grilled Eggplant Parmesan. These recipes reflect both Colavita and Mike Colameco’s view that food should be healthy, quick and simple to make, and most of all taste great. All of the dishes reflect Colameco’s at-home cooking style, bringing a touch of new flavors to the table and using healthy Colavita Extra Virgin Olive Oil in a variety of ways, because food should taste good!
November 2016, Colavita had a message: frying with Extra Virgin Olive Oil is not only OK, it’s ahhmazing. Being such huge fans of extra virgin olive oil, Jamie Geller partnered with Colavita in late 2016 to deliver that news just in time for Chanukah – the height of olive oil season. Known as the “Jewish Rachael Ray” (The New York Times), and the “Queen of Kosher” (CBS) lifestyle expert JAMIE GELLER is the Founder and CEO of Kosher Network international (KNi), publisher of JOYofKOSHER.com and the award-winning Jamie Geller’s JOY of KOSHER magazine. She is also host of the Chanukah Cooking Special with Jamie Geller on PBS and Create TV. Jamie is a regular on the TODAY Show and has appeared on ABC, NBC, CBS and Martha Stewart Living Radio, and been featured in Forbes, Family Circle, Cosmopolitan and the Chicago Tribune among many others.
Team Colavita is one of the longest-running woman’s cycling programs in the U.S capturing the attention of the media, the hearts of millions of consumers and the respect of cycling fans worldwide. For the past 15 years, Colavita has embraced the principles set by Title IX and provided opportunities for girls in both cycling and triathlon. Consistently ranked among the top 5 US teams, with nearly 30 individual victories and over 25 podium appearances to date.
Fine Cooking magazine brings out the cook in you. At the heart of the Fine Cooking brand is the celebration of all things food, cooking and entertaining. In every issue, video, web page, app, book, and event we are 100% food focused and fuel the passion of enthusiasts who love food and cooking and want to learn more. Fine Cooking provides a unique blend of inspiration and information along with triple-tested recipes, how-to techniques, and expert advice designed for cooks of all abilities. Colavita has partnered with Fine Cooking for many years to bring consumers the best ways to include olive oil and other Italian foods into everyday dishes.
Born and raised in Ukraine, Lesia started playing tennis at a young age and turned professional in 2007, playing events in the ITF Circuit. Her coach is Dmytro Brichek, a tennis player also from Ukraine. At this point in her career, Lesia has played 22 WTA tournaments and is ranked #30 best women’s tennis player in the world. Her dedication to the sport is shown through her hard work and continued advancement in here career, and Colavita could not be more proud to sponsor an inspiring athlete and role model. Along with working hard and pursuing her dreams, Lesia makes sure she eats a balanced and healthy diet, which includes Colavita Olive Oil.
NYC Pride & Pride Ride
Colavita USA, the longtime sponsor of professional and amateur cycling and leading family-owned Italian extra virgin olive oil business celebrates the LGBTQIA+ community as an official sponsor of NYC Pride and a presenting sponsor of NYC Pride Ride. Colavita has partnered with the LGBT non-profit OutCycling to generate awareness and enthusiasm for the annual Pride Ride.
Matteo Berrettini is an Italian tennis player. At the age of 23, Berrettini has a career high ATP singles ranking of world No. 31, achieved on 6 May 2019, and a career high ATP doubles ranking of world No. 123, achieved on 15 October 2018. Colavita Olive Oil is proud to sponsor Matteo Berrettini, an international tennis superstar who is an inspiration on and off the court.