Olive Festival in the Andalusian town of Baena

Olive Festival in the Andalusian town of Baena

04 November 2018 12:32

From 9 to 11 November, the Olive and Olive Oil Festival takes place annually in the Andalusian town of Baena. Las Jornadas del Olivar y el Aceite is dedicated to harvesting olive groves. The area of ​​olive gardens in the city is about 400 square meters. km It grows a variety of varieties of olives - from tar-black, to light yellow.

 

Spanish olive feast entices music, dancing and the best delicacies using a variety of olives and olive oil. Here you can taste local dishes and learn traditional recipes with olives. You will learn about the growing conditions and processing conditions of olives, look at the process of cold-pressing oil and be able to try the best varieties.

 

The highlight of the holiday are special workshops from local chefs and a fair auction for restaurateurs and buyers from around the world. Festival days are also famous for holding various concerts and exhibitions, conferences and performances, thematic lectures and culinary contests. In the center of the city is the Oliva Museum.