I'm a professional olive oil sommelier, a big fan of all food related, and love to share the knowledge of the local area. I'm also an organic olive oil producer and since 2014 I left my job as legal counsel to focus 110% of the time on organic production. Our family grows more than 6500 trees on 30 hectares and I take care of the whole process, from pruning, tending, harvesting, to the bottled…
I'll teach you everything about olive oil: what are the different varieties of olive trees, how the oil is made, what are the important characteristics and flaws and how to detect them, all this through tasting several different varieties of olive oil we produce. We'll discuss about organic production and its specificities, about cuisine and pairing of oils with foods, about their health benefits…
No need to bring or dress anything special - we'll sit in our terrace and have all the amenities you need. Just relax and enjoy!
We'll provide three different organic olive oils for tasting, in order to be able to understand the differences between different varieties of olive oil.
We'll taste and discuss all about olive oil at our premises - an old renovated house in the middle of the beautiful istrian nature, surrounded by olive orchards.