Jen & Emma’s Local Favourites – Dundarave Olive Company

by | Aug 15, 2023 | Client Resources, Love Local

They believe in high-quality, handcrafted products, and that’s something we can get behind

We love shopping with the small businesses in North Vancouver because they’re what makes our community so vibrant. The small-business owners in our community are our friends and neighbours. They go the extra mile, and they care about our community.

They deserve our support! This month, we’re shouting out a wonderful business located right here in the Delbrook Plaza – Dundarave Olive Company.

I’ve been a fan of Dundarave Olive Company’s products from afar for years. I frequently shop at local farmers’ markets, and I discovered their lemongrass vinegar at a market many moons ago.

It was amazing. I remember returning to the same market the following year and being disappointed to find that Dundarave Olive Market wasn’t there. When we moved to Delbrook Plaza, I was so excited to discover this is their home too!

About Dundarave Olive Company

Dundarave Olive Company is a family-owned and -run business. They were founded in the early 2000s with a mission to join a “flavour revolution” and reinterpret their love for Mediterranean cuisine. They played around with flavours and fillings to create some unique options.

Today, they offer many types of olives, olive oils, dips, and fruit and balsamic vinegars. All of Dundarave Olive Company’s products are made to order from scratch right here in their commercial kitchen in the Delbrook Plaza. Their olives are hand-stuffed, oiled, and brined fresh on-site – and they’re absolutely delicious.

Why We Love Them

Besides the fact that their lemongrass vinegar is divine, we love that the owners of Dundarave Olive Company are passionate about supporting other local businesses in our area. They opt to sell most of their products exclusively at local markets to keep engaged with the community. They believe in high-quality, handcrafted products, and that’s something we can get behind!

Dundarave Olive Company offers something for everyone. They even have olives stuffed with vegan cheeses! Keep an eye on their seasonal flavours, which change regularly. Their olive oils and vinegars would make incredible gifts for the foodies in your life. 

Tips for First-Time Customers

Dundarave Olive Company doesn’t have a storefront that you can visit, so be sure to check the schedule on their website to find out which farmers’ markets and events they’ll be participating in. A few local stores also sell some of their products, but you’ll find the full lineup at the markets.

The lemongrass vinegar is my favourite product – definitely be sure to try it, and pick up some olives! No matter what you choose, you can’t go wrong. I’ve been trying new products lately, and they are all delicious.

Learn More About Dundarave Olive Company

Check out Dundarave Olive Company’s website to learn more about their products and where they’ll be selling them.

And if you’re looking for creative ways to use their balsamic vinegars, visit their recipes page for inspiration.

If you have any questions about their products or if you’d like to place a special order, you can reach Dundarave Olive Company via email at For regular updates, follow them on Facebook, and Instagram.

Their commercial kitchen is located in the Delbrook Plaza. While the kitchen doesn’t have set hours, you can contact them during production times:

Monday to Thursday
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Dundarave Olive Company

I know you’ll love Dundarave Olive Company as much as we do. If you get a chance to try the lemongrass vinegar, let me know the next time you stop by the office!

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Jennifer Abbott

Jennifer Abbott brings over 25 years of experience in business. She has worked in multiple industries, including insurance brokerage, aviation, and health. Her career journey enabled her to acquire impeccable skills to help people find solutions in any situation. Jennifer is well travelled. She has lived and worked in Dubai for award-winning Emirates Airline. Jennifer has enjoyed working in a multicultural environment. Her offshore work empowered her to learn about various cultures from over 100 different nationalities. Upon her return home, Jennifer pursued her studies as a Hearing Aid Practitioner. While working in a hearing clinic, she became aware of some people’s challenges getting to their appointment. She realized that those people were not getting the proper hearing aid help they needed, which compromised their hearing. People’s struggles inspired her to establish the first unique 100% mobile hearing clinic in the lower mainland. As the founder of Hear at Home Mobile Hearing Clinic, Jennifer’s mission is to improve her client’s quality of life at any age. She has in-depth experience with hearing testing fitting, recommending hearing aids and working with older populations suffering from cognitive decline and Dementia.

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