Cécile Le Galliard


After gaining a diploma in communication in France, she moved to Spain, olive oil country to continue her studies. This was where her olive oil education started, where she changed her cooking habits and became passionate about olive oil. Cécile Le Galliard is a French expert in olive oil tasting. She is graduated of the University of Jaén (Spain) in virgin olive oil tasting in 2014.

Cécile works as a consultant in olive oil in France, specializing in selecting oils, training, tasting and olive growing advice. Her olive oil blog www.jusdolive.fr written in French currently attracts more than 160,000 visitors per year. She is co-author with an other journalist, Alice Alech, of a book about health and olive oil which will be published in EEUU in early 2017, "The Seven Wonders of Olive oil". She passed the Savantes Tasting Skills test in March 2016, an individual assessment, and is now a Savantes associate.