Discover the art and passion behind every drop of extra virgin olive oil through our Olio Experience. An unforgettable experience that will take you to the heart of oil production, immersing you in the authentic flavours of Sicily.
Details of the Experience
After a delicious breakfast at Villa Athena, you will transfer to our charming Villa Athena Farm for an unforgettable day dedicated to extra virgin olive oil.
1) Olive Harvesting: You will be personally involved in the olive harvest, learning traditional techniques handed down from generation to generation.
2) Oil-themed menu:
- Starter: Classic bruschetta with olive pâté, a delicious introduction to Mediterranean flavours.
- First course: Spaghetti aglio, olio e peperoncino, an iconic dish celebrating simplicity and harmony of flavours.
- Second course (your choice): Steak or Fish with olive powder breadcrumbs and Sicilian salad, a combination of taste and authenticity.
- Dessert: Whipped Oil Muffin, a sweet conclusion that celebrates extra virgin olive oil in a surprising way.
The Oil Experience is available at a cost of €150.00 per person.
Live a unique and exciting experience with the Olio Experience.
Note: The Experience is subject to availability and can be booked in conjunction with your stay at Villa Athena. Places are limited, book as soon as possible!
Join us for an unforgettable day dedicated to the beauty and taste of Sicilian extra virgin olive oil. We look forward to seeing you at Villa Athena Farm!
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