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La Festa dell'Olio at Eataly Los Angeles

La Festa dell'Olio at Eataly Los Angeles

From July 5-15, Eataly Los Angeles is toasting to one of Italy's most prized ingredients with La Festa dell'Olio: a celebration of extra virgin olive oil, from branch to bottle.

At Eataly, we are proud to offer a wide variety of extra virgin olive oil from producers that exclusively harvest in Italy. All of our olive oils are "extra virgin," and many come from single-estate farms that still following traditional methods for making their boutique extra virgin olive oils.

Honor this culinary gold with us by exploring our selection of 100+ bottles of regional extra virgin olive oil, enjoy complimentary olive oil tastings in our marketplace, and learn everything you need to know about choosing the perfect bottle with our team of olive oil experts.

Check out the calendar of events below!

MERCATINO DELL'OLIO

Thursday, July 5th from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Enjoy complimentary tastings of extra virgin olive oil in our marketplace during our Olive Oil Mercatino on July 12th! Learn how to properly taste extra virgin olive oil (yes, there is a technique!), understand how to pair it, and chat in person with our team of olive oil experts. No need to register, simply stop by to get a taste!

We'll be tasting extra virgin olive oil and olives from the following Italian artisans:

FRANTOIO DI RIVA
Located in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige, Frantoio di Riva is an olive oil mill that is part of the Agraria Riva del Garda, as a group of farmers working together to share their local, high-quality products with the world since 1926.

FRANTOIO FRANCI

Produced by legendary oil maker Giorgio Franci, Frantoio Franci oil is made with a blend of classic Tuscan varietals. It has a soft undertone of freshly-ripped grass and herbs, a smooth silky texture, and a mid-bodied peppery finish.

CUTRERA

The Cutrera family has been cultivating olives in Chiaramonte Gulfi, Sicilia, since 1906. Today, the family continues to manage the company, tending more than 50 hectares of olive groves in southeastern Sicilia.

 

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EXPLORE OUR OLIVE OIL STATION

Bring home your favorite in bulk with our refillable bottles

If you're an avid user of extra virgin olive oil, then you won't want to miss your olive oil station! Fill up one of our reusable bottles with your favorite extra virgin olive oil from our selection of Monini varieties. After you've used it all up, simply bring back the bottle and refill it again! You only have to pay once for the bottle and by reusing it, you'll be helping the environment, too.

FIND YOUR PERFECT EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL

Extra virgin olive oil is your best friend in the kitchen. The versatile product can be used for cooking, dressing salads, or drizzled crudo, or raw, on a finished dish. Indeed, it’d be hard to find an Italian dish that does not call for olive oil!

Overwhelmed by the 100+ bottles of extra virgin olive oil in our marketplace? Relax: we're here to help! Talk to our expert guides about what you're looking for and they'll help you find the perfect extra virgin olive oil to match your taste. Then, explore our guide to Italy's olive cultivars to learn more and try making this sweet olive oil cakes at home!

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Feel overwhelmed when shopping for olive oil? Learn How to Choose the Perfect Olive Oil on Eataly Magazine!