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ITALIAN OLIVE OIL TASTING EXPERIENCE

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Experience hosted by Alessandro

90 mins
Includes food
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English, Italian

What you'll do

In the "Sapor d'Olio" olive oil shop, under my guide:
• we will take a tasting course of Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil,
• we will learn how to recognize the real Extra Virgin Olive Oil through tasting,
• we will discover the characteristics and qualities of Extra Virgin Olive Oil by comparing different types of Extra Virgin Olive Oil, from light fruity to medium fruity and to intense fruity.
The following topics will be explored during the tasting:
• How to produce high quality Extra Virgin Olive Oil
• The main characteristics of Extra Virgin Olive Oil
• How to taste and recognize the Extra Virgin Olive Oil
• How to choose and how to use the extra virgin olive oil in the kitchen
In the "Sapor d'Olio" olive oil shop, under my guide:
• we will take a tasting course of Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil,
• we will learn how to recognize the real Extra Virgin Olive Oil through tasting,
• we will discover the characteristics and qualities of Extra Virgin Olive Oil by comparing different types of Extra Virgin Olive Oil, from light fruity to medium fruity and to intense fruity.
The following topics will be e…

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What's included

  • Food
    We offer participants 5 different Italian Extra Virgin Oils for tasting, fr...
From ₹2,245
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Alessandro

Host on Airbnb since 2018
  • Identity verified
My name is Alessandro, I live in Rome and since 2014 I have become a professional oil taster, member of the national register. In 2015 I graduated in Sommelier Oil at the AISO in Rome.
In 2014 I opened in Rome the first Italian Oleoteca (olive oil shop): Sapord’Olio.
From more than 5 years I have been teaching courses about Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil in order to increase the culture and knowledge of one of the main products of the Italian table.
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Where you'll be

The experience will take place at Sapord'Olio, the first Italian Oleoteca (Olive Oil shop) that claims the record for choice and assortment of Italian Extra Virgin olive oils. It has the goal of spreading the culture of extra virgin olive oil. It is unique in its kind and it represents a meeting point between consumers, producers and experts. Inside our ‘Oleoteca’ you can find a large selection of over 170 Italian extra virgin olive oils.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.