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PO1 - Olive Oil Tasting in the Historical Center of Porto

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US$ 11.37
Date
2 travellers
What to Expect
Itinerary

Target audience:
• General public, of all ages, who seek a first contact with the olive oil sector and olive oil tastings and/or want to choose products to buy.

Description:

1st – 10 min, theoretical-practical, hand out of the olive oil wheel of flavours and aromas
• Presentation of the olive-growing in Portugal: regions of the olive oil production and different olive tree and olive varieties;
• Introduction to the Olive Oil Wheel of Flavours and Aromas;
• Theoretical considerations regarding the classification of olive oil: Olive Oil, Virgin Olive Oil and Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO).

2nd – 20 min, practical, olive oil tasting dishes, olive oil tasting glasses
• How to taste olive oil – sensorial analysis;
• Guided tasting of 4 olive oils with different intensity and complexity of flavours and aromas, representing Portuguese olive oils;
• Sensorial Analysis of a Premium EVOO, using professional methodology with the blue or red tasting glass, establishing posterior comparison with a general extra virgin olive oil or a virgin olive oil with sensorial defect.

3rd – 10 min, tasting, moment for socializing
• Olive Leaf Tea
• Canape of olive tapenade
• Olives in flavoured olive oil

Stop At:

• Oliva & Co, Rua Ferreira Borges 60, Porto 4050-252 Portugal
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Important Information
Departure Point
Oliva & Co - Olive Oil Tasting, R. de Ferreira Borges 60, 4050-253 Porto, Portugal
Departure Time
11:30 AM
Duration
40m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Wheel of flavour and aromas of olive oil - paper
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 35 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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  • Duration: 40m
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  • Languages Offered: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
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