Extra Virgin Olive Oil: A Mini Course With Tastings - La Spezia

Overview

You will learn how to distinguish a "good" olive oil from a standard one andhow to combine it with food and wine. The locationwill be typical Ligurian country house surrounded by a peaceful terraced olive grove.

Details about this tour

Nicola is an experienced, professional olive oil sommelier and produces his olive oil on the hills between La spezia and Cinque Terre.
He will guide you through the experience of smelling, tasting and eating olive oil on a variety of bruschetta to understand which oil goes on which food and with which wine (Nicola is also a wine tester).
You will learn the basic steps to recognize a good olive oil from a standard one and how to buy a good olive oil when you go back to your country.
All this made in a typical Ligurian country house surrounded by a peaceful terraced olive grove, situated in the splendid Poets Bay, next to the Cinque Terre.
You will be picked up and dropped off at the railway station of La Spezia, this courtesy service is included.

Inclusions

  • Beverages
  • Food tasting
  • Wine tasting
  • All activities
  • Driver/guide
  • Railway station pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Alcoholic Beverages

Exclusions

  • Food and drinks, unless specified

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

Not wheelchair accessible

Minimum drinking age is 18 years

May be operated by a multi-lingual guide

This experience requires good weather. If its canceled due to poor weather, youll be offered a different date or a full refund

This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If its canceled because the minimum isnt met, youll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund

This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
From
USD 50.72
Per Person