Kneading and Baking in an Wood Oven 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.
Embark on a delightful culinary journey at Arcadiani Farm, where you’ll experience the art of breadmaking in traditional outdoor wood ovens. Feel the warmth of the burning wood as you learn to knead the dough and create your own masterpiece. Let your creativity soar as you decorate the bread with symbolic motifs inspired by nature and daily life, infusing it with wishes and desires. As the bread bakes, explore the fascinating museum showcasing kitchen utensils from 1900 and immerse yourself in the library’s treasure trove of over 650 rare cookbooks. The activity culminates in a mouthwatering meal at our restaurant, where you’ll savor the flavors of our traditional and homemade recipes. Indulge in a truly immersive and delicious experience at Arcadiani Farm, where tradition, creativity, and gastronomy intertwine.