Mykonos: Greek Olive Oil Tasting Workshop

Mykonos: Greek Olive Oil Tasting Workshop

From £106.76 per person

Discover Greek olive oil as you learn how to taste, evaluate, pair olive oil with food, and become an olive oil sommelier for a day.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
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Duration 2 hours
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Instructor
English, Greek
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Taste olive oil from different parts of Greece in official tasting glasses
  • Learn to identify olive oil defects to understand what makes an olive oil good or not
  • Pair the olive oils with small snacks to see how olive oil can transform the flavor of food
Full description
Participate in an authentic olive oil tasting with an experienced sommelier, either in a shared group or a private group. Discover different varieties of Greek olive oil and their attributes. Learn how to taste olive oil, what qualities to look out for, its health benefits as well as how to pair it with foods.  During this workshop you will learn everything about - the basic principles of olive oil tasting with a sensory analysis - the most important Greek olive varieties. - how to taste award-winning EVOO's from every corner of Greece but also olive oils with negative attributes, so you can learn to recognize the differences. Taste the oil in official tasting lasses accredited by International Olive Council. - how to select an olive oil from the shelves and also which are the characteristics you must look for in an Extra Virgin Olive Oil. - how to pair different olive oils with specific foods. - all the benefits of Greek olive oil for your health, beauty & well-being. - the basic principles of the Mediterranean Diet.
Includes
  • Tasting of 5 extra virgin olive oils from all over Greece
  • Tasting of 3 defect olive oils
  • Water, apple, and the snacks to pair your olive oil with.
  • Certificate of Attendance
  • Transfers
  • Lunch, alcoholic drinks or other refreshments
Not suitable for
  • Children under 9 years
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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