“Olive Oil Tasting & Tours” – Event in the VIC – 19.10.2013

On the occasion of the Olive Harvest Season 2013 the Visitor Information Center – Bethlehem and Canaan Fair Trade (http://www.canaanfairtrade.com/) have a pleasure to invite you for ”Olive Oil Tasting & Tours” event. Come to the VIC on the 19th of October to meet the Canaan Fair Trade representatives & learn more!!


The tasting event will start at 10 am and last until 4 pm. The visitors will have a chance to try the traditional Palestinian bread taboon, which is baked on stones, together with the delicates of the Cannan, like: various virgin olive oils, different kinds of tapenades, black and green olives, zaatar etc. (https://www.facebook.com/events/452401848212659/)

Tasting Event

The VIC would like to introduce you to the Canaan Fair Trade cooperative, their organic fair trade products & the tours organized around their olive oil production facility in Burqin, close to Jenin. And especially invite you to celebrate the cooperative’s 8th annual Harvest Festival to be held on Canaan grounds in Burqin/Jenin on Friday, November 1st, 2013. Please see Festival Flyer for more details.

Canaan Products

On a Canaan Tour you will learn about the agricultural heritage of Palesine & the importance of olive trees in Palestinian culture, meet the Canaan farmers and have a posibility to observe the art of olive oil production, as well as taste the fresh organic oil.


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