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“Touring an Olive Mill and enjoying an olive oil tasting.”
27 Jul 2015
“Fantastic tour with a nice host ”
We are a local farm, growing GPI lemons, vegetables, top quality olives. You can experience a visit of our mill, where we produce a premium extra virgin olive oil. Come to visit us. We will drive you in the heart of the Sicilian countryside among...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Strada Spinagallo, 82, 96010, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
Francesca Oliva did a great job of showing our group of travelers how olive oil is made at her family's mill, where farmers come from the area to have their olives milled as well. She then prepared an olive oil tasting that was wonderful. There...More
We took a tour at the farm of Francesca. It was amazing! She was really nice and friendly. The tour was really interesting and informative. At the tasting we had an opportunity to taste lemons and the oliven oil that Francesca and her company makes....More
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Francesca O, Owner at Azienda Agricola Oliva, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2015
We would like to thank ou for the visit! It was a pleasure to host you.
Hope you are now enjoing the EVO oil at home!
Spent 8 days touring the island of Sicily with La Dolce Italia. After a long day siteseeing in Siracusa as we headed back to our hotel, we stopped at Azienda Agricola Oliva and had a personal tour of the groves and tasted the produce.
Francesca Oliva left Milan and NYC to help run her family agricultural business in Siracusa, Italy. I so enjoyed the walk we took by her lemon orchards and her description of what it takes to grow lemons. She is also undertaking the cultivation of olives,...More