New Olive Oil Celebration

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New Olive Oil Celebration

On December 5-6, 2009 the entire town of Mouriès which is located in the heart of the Vallée des Baux, celebrates the olive harvest and new oils.

With over 80 000 olive trees the region produces the largest quantity of olive oil in France. Learn about the different varieties of olives grown in the appellation (AOC Les Baux) and visit the local olive mills.  www.mouries.com