The museum devoted to the cultivation of
the olive and the production of the oil, was born in recent epoch, in spring
2000, to celebrate another of the gastronomic excellencies of the territory of Torgiano.
The exposure has been prepared inside an
ancient crusher that, up to few years ago, it was still completely functioning,
and currently turned to centre of the museum.
You passe through a complete review of
all the thematic tied up to the history of the olive culture, from the origins
to the modern techniques of pruning, crushing and pressing of the olives.
The tied up mythological aspects to the
symbol of the olive are not skipped, not even the plant sacred to the athens,
gift of the goddess Athena and used in the classical age in the temples
and in the sacred ceremonies.
They complete the show the figurative
representations to the plant that has embodied the maximum ideal values of the
humanity more than every other, accompanying sculptural, painters and artists
in a lot of their representations.
The Torgiano Wine Museum
The territory of the suburb of Torgiano
develops along the hills that overhang the valley where it flows the river Chiascio
in the point in which it meets the ...
The Torgiano Rosso Riserva
The prestigious wine of Torgiano
has recently obtained the aspired label of wine DOCG, the Denomination of
Checked and Guaranteed origin
, so is officially recog...
To Torgiano the '' Vinarelli ''
Inside the celebrations that are held in
occasion of the '' 'August of Torgiano
'', develops also this unusual
demonstration, the '' Vinarelli
''. Artists an...
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