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Immerse yourself in the flavours, scents and beauty the magnificent Val d’Orcia in the heart of Tuscany
A 5 day professional training course to study and improve your knowledge and appreciation of olive oil, gastronomy and wine, with degustations and cooking demonstrations, these are the ingredients of our comprehensive course for the aspiring Olive Oil Sommelier.
WHEN & WHERE: Monday 13 October – Friday 17 October 2014 From 9am – 2pm in the classroom at: CASANOVA WELLNESS CENTER, San Quirico D’Orcia (Siena)
An ‘Amazing Food Experience’ that also includes wellness, guided tasting tours and dinners to olive mills and wineries in the beautiful Montalcino region, home of the famous Brunello wine.
With a multidisciplinary approach to communication and marketing of olive oil and using innovative and alternative techniques, sensory analysis and organoleptic evaluation, we endeavour to highlight the Harmonisation of olive oil and food, both in the kitchen and on the plate.
What is an Olive Oil Sommelier?
A Professional Olive Oil Sommelier has a thorough knowledge of the full production process of olive oil – “from the grove to bottle” – and is highly skilled in the selection, classification, promotion and rational use of olive oil.
Our gaol is to offer a well balanced theory and practical course that will provide students with the right skills and knowledge to be able to communicate the rational use of olive oil in the kitchen and on the plate, in particular, the harmonisation of EVOO & Food pairing…
At course completion, participants will have acquired skills and qualification, entitling them to join the International Register of Olive Oil Experts and to be part of professional olive oil evaluation panels.
Contacts IRVEA South Hemisphere:
Mob. +61 403 872493