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About Bella Vista Ranch

Jack Dougherty

In 1996 Jack Dougherty, who grew up in the orchards of Santa Clara valley and later had a career working as an executive in the computer industry, purchased the ranch. Today it has become an agricultural destination spot.

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Olive Oil

fresh olive oils

We offer estate and blended fresh olive oils as well as infused olive oils and dipping oils. We produce a limited number of bottles of our oils each year so be sure to get a bottle or a few while our supplies last.

Olive Oils


Olive Orchard Tours

Please visit the Bella Vista Ranch in Wimberley for a tour of our facilities, the orchards and tastings of our products. All of our tours are scheduled by prior arrangement, contact us for more information.


The Bella Vista Ranch is located in the hill country of Wimberley, Texas. Designed to reflect a traditional Italian family farm, the ranch is home to over 1,200 producing olive trees, a frantoio (olive press), a winery, tasting room, and gift shop. We make 100% Texan olive oil!

We sell olive trees of varying size and age for ornamental or home purposes. We sell 1, 3 and 15 gallon olive trees, even a few estate-sized trees; Mission, Arbequina, Lucca, Kalamata, Grappalo, and other unique varieties available. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information on these trees.

First Texas Olive Oil Co., is headquartered at the Ranch. You can taste the grassy, peppery, and most importantly FRESH olive oil that we’ve been making here since 2001. Our olive oil is sold exclusively on this website, at our Tasting Room during tours and by appointment at our retail Ranch Store.


we’ll be open President’s Day from 12 N to 5 P


Our Address

First Texas Olive Oil Company
3101 Mt. Sharp Rd.
Wimberley, TX 78676

Our Products

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