Tour, Tasting and Food Pairing at Maleas Estate
Welcome to the heart of Greece’s olive world, where tradition meets innovation in the picturesque town of Doxato, Drama. As a third-generation family business, we take immense pride in our legacy of producing premium olive products that embody the essence of Greek olives and the rich Mediterranean soil.
Nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Doxato, our olive mill and packaging plant stand as testaments to our commitment to quality, innovation, and sustainable practices. Established in 1997, we embarked on a journey to create a haven for olive enthusiasts, crafting not just extra virgin olive oil but a unique experience for those who appreciate the artistry behind each drop.
Our olive groves, scattered in Doxato, Kyrgia, and Agora, Drama, showcase the diversity of the Greek olive varieties, including the renowned ‘Chalkidikis’ and ‘Megaron.’ With meticulous care, we handpick olives, ensuring that only the highest quality and healthiest crops make their way to our modern olive mill. This attention to detail is a vital step in our quest to produce extra virgin olive oil that captures the true essence of the Mediterranean.
Beyond our own olive oil production, we extend our expertise to olive oil producers across Drama, Serres, Kavala, and beyond, adhering to European standards and employing cutting-edge technologies. Our olive oil mill and packaging plant play a pivotal role in shaping the character of our extra virgin olive oil, delivering a sensory experience that reflects the taste, scent, and natural ingredients of our olives.
We invite you to embark on a journey through our olive groves and witness the magic unfold from harvest to packaging. Immerse yourself in the olive world, where tradition and modernity harmonize, and discover why our family is dedicated to delivering the finest olive products. Whether you’re a connoisseur or a curious visitor, join us for an unforgettable experience in the heart of Greece’s olive paradise.
Embark on a captivating journey into the heart of Maleas Estates, where the legacy of our olive mill, dating back to 1997, unfolds amid the timeless beauty of olive trees and the allure of extra virgin olive oil. Your immersive experience at Maleas Estate commences amidst the venerable olive groves, the very ground where our grandfathers planted the first olive trees that would shape our family’s story. You’re not just a visitor; there’s an opportunity to become an active participant in the harvesting procedure, connecting with the ancient tradition of handpicking olives.
Guided by our passionate hosts, your adventure unfolds with a detailed tour and a leisurely walk through the olive groves, allowing you to absorb the tranquility and natural beauty that define our estate. The journey continues into our contemporary olive mill facilities, a fusion of tradition and innovation. Learn about the meticulous stages of production and packaging, gaining a firsthand understanding of the craftsmanship behind our extra virgin olive oil and edible olives.
Delve into the art of olive oil evaluation, as our experts share insights on how to discern the quality and characteristics of extra virgin olive oil. Understand the nuances that make our olive oil exceptional, from the choice of olive varieties to the careful processing that preserves the natural flavors and aromas.
The experience culminates in a tantalizing tasting session, where you’ll sample our company’s extra virgin olive oils paired with various raw materials. Explore the exquisite flavor profiles and discover the perfect culinary companions for each variant. It’s not just about olive oil; it’s a sensory journey, a symphony of tastes that showcases the versatility of our products and enhances your appreciation for the culinary magic that extra virgin olive oil can bring to your table.
Maleas Estates invites you to savor the essence of our olive groves, to appreciate the craftsmanship behind every bottle, and to enjoy the sensory delights that define our family’s dedication to producing premium extra virgin olive oil. Join us in celebrating the olive tree and its golden elixir in an experience that lingers in the memory like the lingering notes of our exceptional olive oils.