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The Kotsonis Estate

Peloponnese

Nafplio

Duration

2 h

Availability

Up to 50 persons

Guided Tour

Up to 50 persons

Overnight Stay

Not provided

Active Months

Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

Description

The Kotsonis Estate is located in the area of Ancient Mycenae in Argos, Peloponnese just 25 minutes from the picturesque city of Nafplion. It extends to an area of approximately 100 hectares. The Estate mainly produces olive oil from Manaki olive variety characterized by its fruity but not bitter taste and stands out for its creamy texture and its smooth aftertaste. The Kotsonis Estate employs the most contemporary methods of olive oil production and standardization. Visitors can discover the secrets of the green ‘’gold’’ of Greece and learn about olive oil production, its classification, the tasting procedure, the importance of olive oil in Greek gastronomy as well as the benefits in human health.

Tour and Tasting

A walk through the olive groves and the Estate and a visit to the family open museum where you will see old olive oil mill machinery together with videos and photos of the harvest and the modern process of extraction. The tour ends with an olive oil tasting accompanied by some Greek delicacies.

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Booking Options

  • Tour and Olive Oil Tasting

    Olive oil tasting of 2 samples. Identification of positive and negative attributes, food pairing of our extra virgin olive oil with some simple Greek delicacies

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    Awards

    • Gold Medal for “3000B.C. Organic”, OLIVE JAPAN International Olive Oil Competition 2018
    • Silver Medal for “3000B.C. Organic”, LOS ANGELES International Olive Oil Competition 2018
    • Packaging Product Award 1st Classified “3000B.C. Organic”, ARMONIA International Olive Oil Competition 2018
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    Products

    Olive oil & olives

    Tour Languages

    Greek, English

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