Visit to the Cossourado Olive Oil Press

Portugal is the land of olive oil, the olive tree is present throughout the territory. In Barcelos there are still olive presses that produce high quality olive oil, preserving the most ancient production techniques combined with modern technologies. The Largar de Azeite de Cossourado is a great example of this, it uses olives from several varieties from the municipality of Barcelos and other regions, namely Trás-os-Montes, and also produces several types of olive oil, including the Extra Virgin, the best and purest. To know the Lagar de Azeite de Cossourado is to understand the production process of a product so common on tables all over the world.