Spend a unique morning in the Spanish countryside visiting a functioning olive oil mill. The original mill is located in a renovated white washed Spanish cortijo,where you will be greeted by the owners who will offer you a typical breakfast of fresh bread, olive oil and local goats cheese. The tour will then take you through both the original mill and then to modern functioning mill. You will be shown the olive groves where you will learn about the cultivating and harvesting of olive trees. The production process of pressing the olives and how the oil is extracted and strored will be explained and you will gain an understanding of the different varieties of both olive types and what distinguishes the different kinds of olive oil. The tour will end with a fascinating blind tasting of different oils to see if you are able to distinguish qualities and flavours of the various olive oils.
The driver will collect you from your hotel or the port of Malaga where you will begin your approximately 45 minute journey to Olive Oil Mill located in the Montes de Malaga nature park. The drive will take you through some beautiful andalusian countryside dotted with typical white villages and a landscape full of olive, orange, almond and avocado trees. The tour of the mill lasts approximately 2 hours.
Comfortable walking shoes and a hat to protect from the sun during summer months is recommended.
Approximately 1:00 PM
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Urb. La Cortijera - Local1 A - Mijas (Málaga)
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