Olive Tasting

At The Limestone Heritage, Park and Gardens we grow our own olive trees. Picking of the Olives takes place in September from which we preserve some of these olives for tasting and the rest we press for olive oil.

Olive Tasting - Maltese tradition
Olive Tasting – Maltese tradition

An Olive Tasting session includes an explanation about the Maltese Olive tree and its history. Clients are shown different types of olives, the ones for pressing which are the green, and the black olives.An explanation is also given out on how the olives are pressed for olive oil, tasting of the different types of olives accompanied with a Maltese crust bread loaf baked in the local village of Siggiewi.

This is a seasonal activity between November and April and has to be pre booked on a minimum of 15 persons.