Extra Virgin Olive Oil Show in les Borges Blanques, Catalonia

spanish olive oil fair les borges blanques

Spanish Gastronomy and products distinguished with the food quality mark are taking part in the 16th Extra Virgin Olive Oil Show and the 45TH Les Garrigues Fair, which will be held from 18 to 20 January 2013 in the Les Borges Blanques Olive Oil Pavilion Lleida, The Fair promotes gastronomy and food quality and having gained a reputation for being the extra virgin olive oil capital of Catalonia, Spain. This event in Les Borges Blanques is quickly becoming the benchmark for top quality olive oil in the Mediterranean.

The fair attracts over 120 exhibitors representing more than 40 different brands of Arbequina extra virgin olive oil from cooperatives and private presses. This year, the organization is expecting more than 60,000 visitors to attend.

Our Taste Your Way Through Catalonia  is perfect for those who are keen to taste the very best local produce that Catalonia has to offer- the tour can be customized to visit more local olive oil producers, such as those from the Priorat area, one of our favourites is ecological olive oil producer, Baronia de Cabaces, in the picturesque village of Cabaces.