Olive Queen – olive oil and wine tasting (Bar)Two centuries of olive grove tradition

MEETING POINT

Bar

MEETING TIME

flexible

DURATION

2 hours

GROUP SIZE

30

PRICE FROM

40 €
per person

GUIDED TOUR

Yes

General info 

For over two thousand years, people in the coastal region of Montenegro have produced some of the finest olive oils in the world. Driven by a passion for tradition and excellence, olive oil production has been passed down from generation to generation.

Only 3 km from the center of Bar, in the area of ​​small Kuril, you will visit the olive grove of Novaković family, with more than 80 olive trees. This tradition lasts now for almost two centuries (1861) and continues. In addition to the above-mentioned olive grove, little Kurilo has many other olive trees owned by the Novaković Brotherhood, which stretches along the entire area. This whole area is known for its olive groves, especially for the autochthonous variety so-called "Barska žutica" also called "The Queen of Olives" - hence the name of this family business.

 

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Price

40,00 € per person

A discount for bigger groups applies.

Olive Queen - olive oil and wine tasting

Overview of the tour 

  • Welcome drink (alcoholic drink/ non-alcoholic drink)
  • Extra virgin olive oil tasting - olive oil produced from the indigenous variety "Barska  žutica" grown in this olive grove, obtained in the process of cold pressing (harvest 2021)
  • Red and white wine tasting - top quality wine produced in the village of Mačuge, a known wine zone in Montenegro (winery Đukanović, harvest 2021)
  • Food tasating - autochthonous domestic products:
    - Green olive rolls
    - Domestic dairy products - 4 types of cheese (olive oil cheese, mixed, cow, goat)
    - Domestic cured meat products - prosciutto (pork and beef), mortadella with olives
    - Olive pate
    - Marinated green and black olives
    - Homemade olive roll
    - "Japraci" in olive oil
  • Dessert
    - Piquant cake with olives and ham
    - Bars "tespišta" from wheat flour and olive oil / tres leches

Highlights 

  • Famous olive grove area
  • Organic olive oil
  • Montenegrin olive oil and wine of top quality
  • Centuries old family traditions
  • Local cuisine
  • Wine tasting

Notes 

  • Guests have the possibility to buy olive oil produced by Novaković family and wine from Đukanović winery

What is included 

  • Wine tasting
  • Food tasting
  • Organic olive oil

What is not included 

  • Transfers to the meeting point (can be arranged upon request – please add additional note when booking or contact us via info@balkanadventure.me)

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