Homemade Desserts and Jams at Arcadiani
Perched on the mountains of Gortynia, near Tripoli, Arcadiani is a certified multifunctional farm in the beautiful village of Psari. Enjoy spectacular views of Mt Lykaeo and picturesque Karytaena from this large, breathtaking place. Discover “Grandma’s Treats” restaurant, serving homemade dishes made with pure ingredients from Arcadiani’s fields and vegetable garden. The farm produces a variety of pure products based on traditional recipes, including spoon sweets, kourabie, skaltsounia, dried figs with walnuts, and more. Explore the library with rare 19th-century cookbooks and a museum exhibition space showcasing utensils and kitchen tools from 1900. Arcadiani also features an outdoor theater for cultural events and art exhibitions. Join environmental tours, get closer to nature, and immerse yourself in traditional farming practices.
Experience the sweet enchantment of homemade desserts as we invite you to join us in the art of crafting delightful spoon sweets and delectable jams, tailored to the season’s finest fruits. Immerse yourself in the captivating process, from the meticulous cleaning and boiling of the fruits to the final stage of packaging these delectable treats.
Under the guidance of our skilled artisans, you’ll learn the time-honored techniques of transforming fresh, hand-picked fruits into heavenly spoon sweets and luscious jams. From the delicate balance of flavors to the precise cooking times, every step of the process will be revealed as you become a part of this cherished tradition.
Before diving into the world of dessert making, we invite you to embark on a delightful tour of our farm. Discover the lush orchards where our bountiful fruits flourish, breathing in the fragrant scents of nature and witnessing the dedication that goes into nurturing our crops. Engage with the land that provides us with the essential ingredients for our homemade creations, gaining a deeper appreciation for the farm-to-table journey.
After your farm tour, indulge in a mouthwatering homemade meal that celebrates the flavors of our region. Savor the farm-fresh ingredients and culinary delights that make our cuisine truly exceptional. The meal will be a perfect complement to the desserts you will create, showcasing the fruits of your labor in a truly unforgettable dining experience.
As you gather around the table with fellow food enthusiasts, sharing stories and laughter, you’ll revel in the joy of a shared culinary adventure. Bask in the warm embrace of our hospitality as you sample the sweet creations you helped bring to life, each spoonful a testament to your newfound skills.
This experience offers an extraordinary opportunity to immerse yourself in the magic of homemade desserts and jams, complemented by a farm tour and a delightful homemade meal. Join us in celebrating the art of preserving tradition and flavors, creating memories that will linger long after the last bite. Secure your spot now and let us whisk you away to a world where sweetness and warmth intertwine in the most delightful way.