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Olive Oil from A to Z, without olive oil tasting

What you'll learn:

 

  • Olive tree history 

  • Production & processing procedures

  • Olive oil grades and standards

  • The basic principles of olive oil tasting & sensory analysis

  • Most important Olive cultivars and terroir

  • Olive oil defects and positive attributes

  • How to select an Olive Oil from the shelves - The characteristics you must look for in an Extra Virgin Olive Oil (so you can make good buying choices and avoid olive oil fraud).

  • Olive Oil & Food Pairing Tips

  • All the benefits of Olive Oil for your Health, Beauty, and Well-being

  • Delicious recipes with EVOO

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Duration
2,5h

Location
Microsoft Teams

Level
Begginer

Handouts
Yes

Certificate
Yes

Cost
56€/person

 
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Olive Oil from A to Z,

with tasting

What you'll learn:

 

  • Production & processing procedures

  • Olive oil grades and standards

  • The basic principles of olive oil tasting & sensory analysis

  • Tasting of 8 olive oils, 5 EVOO's & 3 defective

  • Most important Greek Olive cultivars and terroir

  • Olive oil defects and positive attributes

  • How to select an Olive Oil from the shelves - The characteristics you must look for in an Extra Virgin Olive Oil (so you can make good buying choices and avoid olive oil fraud).

  • Olive Oil & Food Pairing Tips

  • All the benefits of Olive Oil for your Health, Beauty, and Well-being

  • Delicious recipes with EVOO

 

The tasting kit includes:

  1. 5 EVOO's from different Greek varietals and 3 defective olive oils in small bottles of 30ml

  2. 8 biodegradable tasting glasses with their paper covers

  3. 1 table mat

  4. Directions on how to prepare the tasting

  5. Olive Oil Evaluation sheet

 

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Besides your device and the materials included, we also recommend having with you:

 

  • One boiled potato, plain yogurt, and peeled orange cut in small pieces for the food pairing. Use 3 small dishes for the pairing, placing a small piece of boiled potato, a tablespoon of yogurt, some pieces of orange in each dish.

  • Water and green apple to cleanse your palate between tastings.

  • A mixture of cinnamon and sugar in a small cup.

  • Pen if you want to take notes.

  • Optional: fruits and vegetables for aroma examples. Have at least 2 or 3 vegetables or fruits from your kitchen available for smelling. We recommend raw green beans, fresh basil or mint, unpeeled bananas, apples, tomatoes on the vine and some nuts like almonds and walnuts.

 

The shipment cost of the tasting kit is included only for participants living in Europe.

Duration
3-4h

Location
Microsoft Teams

Level
Begginer

Handouts
Yes

Certificate
Yes

Cost
99€/person