Culinary delights at Cretan Gastronomy Center Rethymno

The gastronomic programs start on July 20 at the Center of Cretan Gastronomy Rethymno, Argyroupoli


Gastronomic programs and experiences will be offered from Tuesday, July 20, and every Tuesday and Thursday at the Center of Cretan Gastronomy in Argyroupoli, Rethymno.

The programs will strictly concern small groups with all measures to limit the spread of covid-19.
The Center of Cretan Gastronomy was founded by the Region of Crete and is housed in the three-story neoclassical building built in 1933, known as "Manousaki Mansion" in Argyroupoli in the Prefecture of Rethymno.

It operates under the umbrella of the Agri-Food Partnership of the Region of Crete, with the aim of connecting the primary sector with tourism, promoting the brand "Crete" for services and businesses, and promoting Cretan Gastronomy through educational and experiential programs for children and adults.

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The programs that will be implemented on Tuesday & Thursday and will concern the following experiences:

Acquaintance with "the Cretan Basket" Tasting of local products
Includes graviera cheese, honey, feta, olives, nut, olive oil with oregano and tomato, tsikoudia.
From 10:30, 11:30, 12:30, 13:30
Cost per person 10 euros
Duration 1 hour

Cooking lessons  With the guidance of a local chef, we prepare with our visitor's traditional Cretan recipes in a delicious wandering in the simplicity of Cretan Gastronomy.
By arrangement. For small groups of up to 6 people.
Wine from a Cretan winery is offered.
Start: 10:30 a.m.
Cost per person 35 euros
Duration 4 hours

Special prices for families
- children up to 6 years free
- children 6-17 years old price 15 euros/child
For private groups of 2 people cost 120 euros
Special prices for groups of 6-10 people - 20%

Cretan breakfast in our backyard
Greek coffee and traditional treat.
Served from 10 00 am in our yard
Cost per person 5 euros

Simple tour - visit
Tuesday Thursday
09.00 - 15.00
Admission free
Programs and tours are offered in English and French.

For more information - reservations contact

Cretan Gastronomy Center, Argyroupoli - Rethymno Crete 
Tel 6979552591