08/15/19-Olive Oil 101 Class-Arboretum 6pm
There’s a whole wide world of olive oil out there — come explore it at our Olive Oil 101 class! Let our olive oil expert guide you through a tasting of some of the world’s freshest extra virgin olive oils complete with pairings of cheese, artisinal bread, Amy’s Mexican Vanilla ice cream and more. Separate truths from myths as you discover the history, mythology, production process and health benefits of olive oil while learning how to taste and examine olive oil like a professional sensory panel taster. Experience the full spectrum of olive oils from countries around the world with flavors spanning from intense and robust to mild and buttery. Discover whole new ways to enjoy this kitchen staple with friends, loved ones or as a lone pioneer! Feel welcome to purchase a bottle of wine to enjoy during the class.
Also Included in Class:
Get trained like an olive oil sensory panel taster(detect rancid/defective olive oil)
Receive advanced discussion of sensory principles
Experience world tour of extra virgin olive oil from Spain, Italy, Portugal and the New World
Understand the secrets of award-winning olive oils
Separating truth from myths
After the event we will open up our shop for your own personal tasting tour. Cheese, proscuitto, baguette, marcona almonds, veggies & a large scoop of Mexican vanilla ice cream from Amy’s Ice Cream and an olive oil tasting book is included in this class! Chilled water will be served but you are welcome to purchase a bottle of wine before the class.
Address: 10000 Research Blvd, #130
Start Time: 6pm
Parking available in front of shop.