|Epicure and olive oil expert, judge and taster, TV & media personality, founder of the Seasonal Fresh Olive Oil Club. He is an acknowledged finely tuned palate with over 40 years experience in quality lifestyle, food and drink, including living and conducting tours in the olive groves in Greece.
Michael founded the UK’s first Seasonal Fresh Olive Oil Club in to help discerning food enthusiasts gain privileged access to "heavenly class" extra virgin Olive Oil right at its peak of perfection, and quality balsamic vinegars, the Club boasts members as far away as New York, Brisbane and the Bahamas.
He rose to prominence in 2009 after appearing on BBC TV Dragons’ Den to champion the benefits of seasonal fresh extra virgin Olive Oil and although he didn’t receive funding to grow the Olive Oil Club, his interesting and infectious style captured their interest subsequently appeared in Dragons’ on Tour in September 2009.
Michael’s ebullient personality, articulate communication skills and expert knowledge make him an ideal candidate for TV food shows, radio features, media articles and personal appearances.
TV and Media Appearances, Presenter & Speaker, Product Quality & Provenance Testing, Tasting Workshops, Expert Consultancy To Growers & Producers, Guided To Tours to Growers Around The Globe.