Greek gastronomy private tasting tour in Athens
Food & drink

Greek gastronomy private tasting tour in Athens

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 3 hours
Do this because
  • Explore the rich and healthy Greek cuisine
  • Learn about the history of each delicacy
  • Purchase souvenir deli products to take home
What to expect

Discover Athens through its food culture! You will taste superb Greek pastries, wine, cheese, salamis, and many more authentic Greek delicacies through a detailed and fun tour. You will learn about the history and secrets of the Greek extra virgin olive oil by a unique seminar and taste 3 of the best olive oils of Greece.
This Gastronomy experience includes:

  • Extra virgin olive oil seminar and tasting
  • 3 Greek types of olives. 'Kalamon', 'Athinoelia' & 'Throumpa Thasos''
  • Variety of cheese and cold cuts from all around Greece
  • 'Ntakakia' bites, i.e. :barley rusks with spread cheese-olives-tomato- capers / or: Greek salad with sweet cherry tomatoes from Crete, pickled cucumbers, sea salt from Kithira island, 'Anevato' (semi-cream cheese), oregano from Taygetos mountain and extra virgin olive oil
  • Fava beans salad
  • Smoked eggplant salad with all the seasonal vegetables
  • 'Ntolma', i.e.: wine leaves stuffed with rice
  • 'Soutzoukaki politiko', i.e. : meat balls in tomato sauce, a traditional recipe from Istanbul
  • Wine: "moschophilero" (white) and/or "agiorgitiko" (red)
  • Balsamic vinegar tasting
  • Dessert: Strained yogurt from a monastery with several different toppings
  • Digestive liqueur 'masticha'
  • Cheese pie, handmade
  • Stuffed vegetables (tomatoes, peppers, eggplants) with rice and herbs
  • Fried pork with lemon and oregano
  • Giant beans from Florina, ragout with sausages and feta cheese
  • Broader wine and spirits tasting i.e. tsipouro (distilled wine), ouzo (distilled sugar cane with herbs)
  • Amazing handmade ice-cream
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What's included
  • Unique Gastronomic tour and private seminar of Greek products
  • Private pick-up/drop-off
  • Greek culinary welcome gift
Where
Meeting point:

If your accommodation will be in Athens: please send an email with your address, you will be picked up there. If your accommodation is will not be in Athens: Syntagma Square, Athens, GreeceMeet your driver in front of the kiosk that is in front of the retail shop "PUBLIC".

What to remember
  • There can also be a private pick-up/drop-off at your hotel or other accommodation in Athens. Please send an email with the address details at least 1 day prior to the experience
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When

Every day at 12.00pm

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Provider
Crispy Local
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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