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A study between Olive Oil, Beer & Tradition

Photo credit: Emiko Davies

On Sunday, June 27th will be a very special dining event at our Restaurant L’Olivaia, our chef will embark on a taste journey combining three very interesting elements, namely Olive-Oil, beer and Tuscan Tradition. Both beer and olive oil have a long and deep tradition in European cuisine, with each country cultivating their own versions of excellence. While it might seem strange to combine them in the kitchen, the surprise is how well they actually go together given the right palate.

We try and hold these events at Villa Campestri olive-oil resort as often as possible to give our guests and anyone who basically loves great gourmet food the chance to dine with us. Our official event page can be found here with the night’s menu displayed below.

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Menu 

Zucchini flowers with ricotta and thyme with a crispy olive-oil monocultivar Moorish Pianogrillo in a dark-lager beer batter

Tris mini-beef tartare with Cosimo’s olive oil accompanied by three red-beer gelatine, , a double lager and clear version

Maltagliati wholemeal barley ragout of pigeon infused with lager and Grignano monocultivar olive-oil

Risotto with sausage and leeks flavored with red beer and a Creamy Picual monocultivar olive-oil

Pork fillet in almond crust with double malt beer sauce, mashed potatoes and apricots stewed in olive Cosimo

Ricotta cheese and chestnut-flour with a reduction of light beer and a grignano monocultivar olive-oil

Cost of the evening € 50.00 per person excluding drinks

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We hope to see you there, dining with our family and discovering the art of eating well in the heart of Tuscany. In any case, we can ensure a truly unforgettable evening. To reserve: villa.campestri@villacampestri.it or call us at +39 055 8490 107

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Villa Campestri Olive Oil Resort
Via di Campestri 19/22
50039 Vicchio di Mugello (Firenze)
Tel. +39.0558490107
Fax +39.0558490108
villa.campestri@villacampestri.it
P.IVA 04277830487