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Olive Mill Visit with Olive Oil Tasting and Cooking Class

Location:Firenze
Duration:7 hours
Experience:Private
Reviews:4.5 ★ (12)
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Would you like to discover the idyllic and authentic side of Tuscany? Would you like to learn to distinguish extra virgin olive oil from other types of oil? Would you like to learn to prepare the iconic Tuscan recipes?

Great, this experience is what you are looking for: visit an authentic olive oil mill in Fiesole (FI), discover the secrets and taste the olive oil, enjoy a cooking class of 3 regional recipes.

At the olive oil mill, you will be welcomed by your private Oil sommelier from ANAPOO*, the Italian association of the professional tasters of olive oil. Together with him you will:

  • Learn about the extra virgin olive oil, discover its main characteristics and the different types.
  • Discover the extraction process of this product
  • Learn the basics of the technique to taste olive oil in order to detect and enjoy its different notes and aromas
  • Enjoy an exclusive oil tasting: taste 5 or 6 types of different olive oils to understand the difference of quality and of types. The tasting session includes: one commercial olive oil, two or three products of the mill you are visiting, 2 or 3 oils of different regions of Italy

After the visit you will head to your Cesarina’s home to enjoy a cooking class where you will learn 3 local recipes (starter, pasta and dessert) from scratch with your Cesarina and discover the secrets of regional Tuscan cuisine.

As an extra dish, you will learn to prepare the iconic Bruschetta (/bruˈsketə/) with Tuscan extra virgin olive oil: the main character of the day!

After the class, you will taste the fruit of your labour accompanied by carefully selected local wines.

Ready to enjoy the heart of Tuscany?

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This experience is organized in collaboration with ANAPOO, the Italian association of the professional tasters of olive oil. These special sommeliers will be glad to share with you their technique and will reveal you all the secrets and specialties of this unique product.

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Karen - Jan 2020
I had a very lovely night with Daniela, and her husband. I felt like I was part of an Italian family making a nice dinner for the night. Daniela
ChristopherH1960 - Jan 2020
Vegetarian food experience at a family home in Naples
I had a wonderful time with Emanuela and I would like to thank her for her hospitality, she invited me into her family home, cooked delicious
Betty - Jan 2020
The cooking experience in Napoli with Elinda was truly unforgettable and great! It was a very interesting experience to have the lesson at the
lucykns - Jan 2020
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viagensdocoracao - Jan 2020
Dinner by Aosta Italy
I booked a 3 gang dinner and it was FANTASTIC!!!!! The food was fine and light, the ambient cosy and the cooker very friendly. I felt home