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Olive

Via Cavour 27, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
+39 0931 465926
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Pistachio Pesto!!!

We purchased one jar of pistachio pesto to take home after sampling it the night before. I was... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Gwen V
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Montclair, NJ
Beautiful, local products, gorgeous shop, great service

I've read that products are expensive in this shop. For some it might be true, chocolate from... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Sk00tch
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Geneva, Switzerland
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A selection of the best food and organic wine from Sicily. You will discover and taste our wonderful land's flavours and traditions: extra virgin olive oil from the Hyblaean Mountains, Mount Etna's artisanal winemakers, aromatized salt from western Sicily, Bonajuto chocolate from Modica. Olive brings you stories of people who love their land, not only brands.
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3 Oct 2017
“Pistachio Pesto!!!”
29 Aug 2017
“Beautiful, local products, gorgeous shop, great service”
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Via Cavour 27, 96100, Syracuse, Sicily, Italy
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+39 0931 465926
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We purchased one jar of pistachio pesto to take home after sampling it the night before. I was sure that I could find it in the New York area so didn't need to buy any more. Well, it turns out that I was wrong and...More

Thank Gwen V
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I've read that products are expensive in this shop. For some it might be true, chocolate from Modica is more expensive here, but this is no ordinary souvenir shop. The owner takes its time and would rather talk about the local, crafted products he promotes...More

Thank Sk00tch
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Raffaele was very helpful on this visit. I popped in for some Olive Oil tasting and purchasing. Being the centre of town and in a tourist area you should expect it to be a little more expensive but the service and the helpfulness makes up...More

Thank Jimvin
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The gentleman at the shop was quite friendly and we did not feel pressured to buy anything. We started with tasting olive oil, and he said he we would try four different types. We expressed interest in buying only a very small container, because of...More

Thank symagry
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The guy here was very helpful in recommending a wine to take home that was in our budget, also there are free samples of chocolate- yummy!

Thank Sally P
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I had been in Sicily for a month, traveling from west to east - and then south eventually ending my trip in Malta. I had been looking for a particular wine the entire month. I did some research and discovered that Marsala was in Sicily....More

Thank VinoGal7
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Elio was super helpful, explaining things to us about Olive oil that we were surprised about, sampling the different types and a 33yr aged vinegar, we walked out of the shop with some delicious products and I think I'll have to go back for more...More

Thank Corrine74
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

Hit this shop for non-kitsch souvenirs like high quality Sicilian oils, chocolate, salts, olives and wines. The gentleman who helped us - wish I had his name - was incredibly knowledgable and helped us find the perfect oils and wines to bring home to canada....More

1  Thank kellysmall_21
Reviewed 5 October 2014

This shop is broad, fulfilled of very tasty products, the seller has very qualitative advices and above everything, the atmosphere has no other in Sicilia! I was mostly wondering about what it would take for a concept like its and I think that the unique...More

Thank ViaTwi
Reviewed 23 June 2014 via mobile

Very impressive shop- simply the best quality of Sicily. Every suggestion the owner had was superb- no pressure at all- the products sell themselves. Also notable is the artwork in the store- interesting pop art!

Thank CJVac
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