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Chiavalon Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil

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Only olive oil we use after visit and tasting

Our visit to Chiavalon in July 2017 was wonderful. We learned how to appreciate excellent olive... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jane G
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United States
Wonderful tour and learning experience

We did an olive oil tasting and tour at Chiavalon in August. Our tour guide was very friendly and... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2018
Thuy-Van Tina H
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USA
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There is no point in counting numerous awards Chiavalon oils got either for their packaging design or, what’s more important, for the quality of their olive oils. Sandi Chiavalon, one of the youngest and, we can freely say, most progressive and...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our visit to Chiavalon in July 2017 was wonderful. We learned how to appreciate excellent olive oil. Since then, we order semi-annually from Drusk Trading Company in the US.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2018

Impressive to experience how the effort to produce superior quality olive oil has become successful in such a short period of time. Obviously, the result of passion and ambition.It would have been even more interesting to actually see the harvesting and production of the oil...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

We did an olive oil tasting and tour at Chiavalon in August. Our tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable, and we really enjoyed the olive oil tasting experience. Definitely learned a lot and came to appreciate olive oil much more. We felt at home...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Thuy-Van Tina H
Reviewed October 23, 2018

How many times have you been to a restaurant where, in lieu of butter for the bread, the waiter pours olive oil from a semi-capped decanter onto a plate of finely ground herbs? The decanter is re-filled from time to time, but it sits as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

we learnt of the right technique to differentiate authentic olive oil from the mixed ones. sadly, we didnt get to see the process of how they make the olive oil.

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Thanks for introducing us to the world of olive oil! We could really feel that you're passionate about it and want to transfer this knowledge to other people :) it was really interesting to see the olive plantation, hear about its history, as well as...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

This place offer olive oil tasting experience, where the owner Mr Teddy, gives you the information about the olive planting & oil making, plus he teaches you how to distinguish between the real olive oil & the cheated one, followed by a nice dinner where...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our trip to Chiavalon for an olive oil tasting. We did the tasting that included Istrian foods. Unlike a wine tasting, you only sample one olive oil. But they tell you all about how to taste olive oil, how it’s rated, how it’s...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 5, 2018

I had no idea what real olive oil tasted like until I visited this olive farm. The guide told us all about how the olives are grown and processed and then led us through a tasting. So different from the olive oil I bought in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

We learned so much on our visit to Chiavalon, a family-run business dedicated to producing quality organic foods. We especially enjoyed learning how to taste olive oil. For just a little more money than the basic tasting price, you can sample very good wine made...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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BrussoDallas
January 13, 2019|
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Response from Karen P | Reviewed this property |
In September 2018, our tour (with food) cost 170kn per person - about $25 each. Our hour-long visit to the Chiavalon Estate started with an introduction to organic olive oil production in Istria as we stood outside in the... More
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4everonvacation
November 7, 2018|
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Response from Chiavalon | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your interest for our farm. From Rovinj you can reach us with taxi, Uber or with bus. The number of busses that are traveling from Rovinj through Vodnjan depends of the season and are changing monthly so... More
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Mandy S
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Chiavalon | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your interest for our farm. Kids are always welcome. The whole tour is much more suitable for teenagers. They will learn a lot. For all our offers pls send us an email at visit@chiavalon.hr... More
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