3 ways to Find out olive oil secret ! You will learn to recognize extra Virgin olive oil to bad oil, in a real italian oil firm. I’ll be waiting for you in the parking place of the village of APRICALE (and I’ll provide all details to effortlessly reach it), together we’ll decide wether moving on foot across the olive tree grove (about a 40 minute walk) or keep on going by car. If you choose the path on foot, we’ll cross the lovely village of Apricale, recognized among “Italy’s most beautiful Villages”. Beyond the village our walk among the olive tree groves will begin. The path is simple, but slightly uphill. Together we’ll discover the typical Ligurian terraces known as “fasce” (strips), created through the ancient craft of the DRY WALLS, acknowledged as Unesco World Heritage. Once arrived at our grove, I’ll tell you about the cultivation of the olive tree from the initial pruning until the harvest and final pressing. In the suggestive setting of the olive tree grove I’ll reveal all the secrets of our job, I’ll make you sample our “Evo” olive oil and teach you how to recognize its features and differences with olive oils from other places. There will be also other local gastronomical delis which will make you fall in love with our land of Riviera.
I love my land. For passion and work, I take care of its development; with such experience I’ll show you around the olive tree grove of my cousin Andrea. His farm is placed above the well known village of Apricale, a wonderful panoramic spot between secular olive trees and the sea. I’ll take you to the discovery of the Taggiasca olive oil variety, from its cultivation methods to its pressing. A full circle tour inside the Taggiasca olive, a world endorsed excellency among the greatest chefs who choose the delicate flavor of our sun raised olives for their precious recipes.
you 'll taste the delicate flavor of our sun raised olives and many others local products taste olive oil to discover and…
wooden walking stick
We’ll take you along the ancient village of Apricale where sun and stones blend to give life to a splendid place surrounded by olive trees with the sea in the background. Our olive tree grove is right above the village, the area is private and the panoramic walk which goes up from the village to the farm is known only to the locals, among scenic and exclusive spots that will amaze you.
comfortable shoes (sneakers or trekking shoes)
An experience for everyone, outdoors, fun and educational for kids as well. You’ll find out what’s inside an olive oil bottle!