09/27/18-Olive Oil 101 Class: 2nd St. District (Downtown) - 6:30pm
Our Olive Oil 101 classes are great for a date night, girls night, book club or just a fun way to learn about the glorious world of extra virgin olive oil! We’ll take you through a tasting to experience the amazing difference that certified, high-quality Ultra Premium extra virgin olive oils can make. Experience flavors ranging from intense and robust to mild, creamy and buttery. We’ll explore olive oil's history, mythology, production process, health benefits, art of tasting olive oil and it’s culinary uses.
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 is included! Chilled water will be served but you are welcome to purchase a bottle of wine before the class.
Location: 2nd St. District (Downtown)
Address: 215 Lavaca St. Austin, Tx. 78701
Parking is available in the City Hall Parking Garage or the Amli Parking Garage for a fee. Please arrive 15 early if you would like to purchase wine.