Oil Divine - February Green Drinks 2011

Dear all

It was a pleasure having you participate in the event and hope you enjoyed it!

I would like to take the opportunity to thank John & Geraldine Portelli from the Malta Organic Agriculture Movement (MOAM) for a well prepared and informative talk about Olive Oil and Mary & David Mallia of Fuklar Organic Farm and Wine Estate for the scrumptious lunch and wholesome products.

Photos of the event can be viewed here - thanks to John Portelli!

Should you have any comments, ideas, enquiries please do contact me. Green Drinks is a space created for all with the aim of raising green consiousness. It is your space.

Hope to see to you at the next Gathering...

Natalie / Green Drinks Malta

info@greendrinksmalta.org

Oil Divine

Olive Oil Tasting Session & Vegetarian Lunch on

Thursday 10 February (Public Holiday)

Programme

Meeting at 10am at the Fuklar Farm

Oil Divine Info Session from 10.30am - 12.30pm

Oil Divine Veggie Lunch served at 1pm

Green Drinks Malta is happy to collaborate with Malta Organic Agriculture Movement (MOAM) and Fuklar Organic Farm & Wine Estate to offer you a day to remember.


John Portelli will give an informative session about olive oil including olive oil tasting followed by a scrumptious lunch in a unique setting.

Fuklar Farm will have organic vegetables, organic olive oil and organic wine for sale.


Prices:
Olive Oil Info Session plus Lunch & Wine - € 18
Olive Oil Info Session ONLY - € 3

This opportunity is not to be missed! Lunch only limited to 24 people.

If you want to book for the above, send an email to info@greendrinksmalta.org

Topics:

Background on Olive Tree Varities – how many are there?

Olive Oil Process

What is required by law to be put on the label and what does this mean?

Know the oil you are buying

Olfactory – What is it?

How to go about it ‘tasting’.

Tasting of the good, the bad and the ugly

Tasting Spectrum – Matching Oils with Food.

Get your own oil for evaluation

Lunch served at 1pm

Cream of Pumpkin Soup

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Fennel Lasagne

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Mandarin Soufflé

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Free flowing wine from organic grapes

Water

Venue: Il-Fuklar Farm, Imselliet L/O Imgarr. If you pass through Mosta whilst going to Mġarr, on your right from the main road there is a side road leading to San Anton and San Andrea Schools. Go down there and once you skip the San Andrea School Gates you will see the farmhouse just opposite on the left side of the road.