Join a guided olive oil tasting tour in the ancient Solin and immerse yourself in a sensory exploration of premium Dalmatian olive oils. Depending on the weather, the tour is set either in the local family's olive grove or at Tusculum , on-site museum . The owners will be glad to welcome you to taste some of the region's finest olive oils any time of the year. Enjoy a guided tour of the oil mill and get familiar with the olive processing and production. Learn more about the health benefits of the precious “liquid gold”, different culinary uses and what a good olive oil is supposed to taste like. Taste different varieties of olive oil, including single-varietal, gourmet and flavored extra virgin olive oils and enjoy an authentic local experience! Simply a must for all dedicated foodies!
- Enjoy an expert guide tour of olive groves and oil mill
- Learn how olives are grown and processed
- Get familiar with magnificent olive oil benefits
- Taste quality handcrafted Dalmatian olive oils
- Meet like-minded travelers on a 2-hour tasting session
- Tourart: Food Tours
- Departure: Split - Kaštela - Trogir
- Tourstart: Flexible
- Dauer: 2 hours
- Zeitplan: Year round
- Priese ab: 35 € pro Person
Was zu erwarten
This tour gives you insight into the world of extra virgin olive oil in Dalmatia, from the olive cultivation through harvest to the olive oil production and the “mentality” of the local olive producers. You will be welcomed by an English speaking expert guide who will explain how olives are grown and processed and will lead you through the mill to see the equipment used and methods of milling. You will learn more about the different types of olive trees in Dalmatia, traditional and contemporary techniques of olive collection, different steps of the olive pressing and secrets of producing exceptional extra virgin olive oil. Along the way, you will witness the patient care and passion that local families put into their daily work to achieve the best possible results with their olive oil production. At the end of the tour, you will enjoy a tasting of several quality extra virgin olive oils such as single-varietal Zlatna Oblica, Cvita gourmet olive oil and olive oils aromatized with typical herbs, such as lavender, rosemary or fennel. This will be a great occasion to recognize exquisite olive oils and to learn the difference between the massive industrial production and first-class extra virgin olive oils.
Good to know: Numbers are limited on this small-group tour to ensure a personalized attention from your guide.